MPI Event: Next Generation Event

Event marketing & promotion


The MPI Next Generation Event!


Are you into events? Would you like to know more about organizing events and are you ready to take the next step in your future career? In that case, save the date for the 8th edition of the MPI Next Generation Event on Monday May 22nd 2017 in the World Forum, The Hague! This year’s theme, Marketing & Promotion!


This event gives you, the Next Generation of Event Professionals an insight into the world of Meetings & Events. Learn more about, how the World Forum is Exceeding Expectations with their successful marketing strategy. David Beckett will make sure that your ideas will have a voice with the help of his keynote, Pitch Perfect and learn how to market yourself and your innovating ideas.


Furthermore, you should do something with Social Media on your future events #ButWhat. Don’t worry, Gerdie Schreuders, the Netherlands first Tweet redactor will help you tackle this problem and much, much more interesting keynotes & workshops. Last but not least, an internship market with lots of interesting companies, on the look-out for you, the Next Generation!


In short, this is THE event for students with an interest in the Meeting & Event industry.


  • An interesting program, entirely held in English.  
  • Inspiring speakers with fascinating topics.    
  • Interactive and informative workshops.  
  • Internship market with a lot of interesting companies.
  • A network lunch.
  • Network reception, with again the opportunity to network with experts and maybe your future internship company.


But that is not all; we will also raffle an iPad mini 2. How to win this price? Easy, just order one of the books with your ticket on this registration page, receive a free lottery ticket and you’re in! Who are your competitors? The ones who also bought the book, no one else! A huge chance to win!




10:30 - 11:00    Welcome & registration

11:00 - 11:15    Grand Opening

11:15 - 11:45    Exceeding Expectations by Michiel Middendorf & Diana Weber, World Forum

11:45 - 12:30    Pitch Perfect by Pitch Coach David Beckett

12:30 - 14:00    Network lunch & internship market.

14:00 - 15:30    Active Workshop Round.

                            - From Content Marketing to a plan to act by Barbara van Baarsel

                            - We have to do something with Social Media on events #ButWhat by Gerdie Schreuders.

                            - Videomarketing.

15:30 - 15:50    Energizer break.

15:50 - 16:45    Conclusion of the Active Workshop Round.

16:45 - 17:30    Event Marketing Expert Hans Janssen, Denkproducties

17:30 - 17:50    Raffle & closure.

17:50 - 19:00    Networking reception.


Are you already enthusiastic? Register now! 


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