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CIC Welcomes New CMP's and CMP-Healthcare Designees for 2017

Feb 08, 2017
The Convention Industry Council (CIC) today announced that 222 individuals passed the first quarter CMP examination. This distinguished credential, recognized throughout the meetings, conventions, and exhibitions industry, demonstrates an individual's comprehensive knowledge of meeting management as well as a commitment to the profession.The full list of new CMPs can be found here.
Promoting professionalism is at the core of CIC’s mission. We encourage investing in professional development and set the benchmark for excellence through the administration of the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) Program. The foremost certification available for meeting and event professionals, the CMP designation recognizes those who have demonstrated their proficiency through a combination of education, experience and passing a rigorous exam. More than 14,000 individuals in 51 countries and territories have earned the CMP designation since its inception in 1985. CMPs are considered the leading experts in the global meetings, conventions and exhibitions industry.
If you are interested in applying for the CMP, please read this important information about our new online application process. Additional information on the CMP and the Convention Industry Council process can be found online a