Connect with MPI - Connectivity on Steroids

January 19, 2017
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre Calgary
2120 16th Avenue Northeast
Calgary, AB T2E 1L4


 ***  this event is included in the MPI GCC Annual Pass ***





5:00-6:00pm Registration and networking

6:00-7:00pm Dinner served (sit down)

7:00pm Session



Networking at Events — ‘'Connectivity on Steroids’’!
Today every meeting planner is being tasked with finding more innovative, more effective, more dynamic ways to ensure that delegates are networking among each other, not only during the meeting, but pre and post the event.

This interactive session will share the best options in both on and off line techniques that will allow and encourage your attendees to share knowledge in real time and to help them continue the dialogue well after the face to face event is over. 

Learners Outcomes:  You will learn

  • about the latest event apps and technology that facilitate networking

  • about fun interactive games that encourage networking

  • about the best practices in physical meeting design to ensure maximum networking      


Speaker:    Scott Cunningham, Director PCO Operations


Scott comes to MCI from a consumer retail centric organization with 11 years’ experience in this sector of business. Scott has been fortunate to work for and with clients such as Diageo, P&G, Labatt, Samsungand Rogers, in Canada, the United States of America, and Europe.

Scott started in this field humbly  distributing free sachets of dog food in the dead middle of winter in front of a supermarket and has worked hard to move out of the trenches to behind the scenes operationally to help manage all types and sizes of corporate events – i.e. a football field sized snowball fight in mid-July, complete with real snow, the first official NFL Superbowl party – and has also managed some top operational teams.

 Professional History:

  • Regional Account Manager (BC) – Mosaic Sales Solutions
  • Supervisor, Event Marketing – NEWAD
  • Operations Manager – Smak Media & Promotions Inc.
  • Head of Operations & Logisitics – BEcause Brand Experience
  • Event Manager – RPM Ltd.



  • Communication Arts, Broadcast Journalism – Lethbridge College
  • Bachelor of Arts, Communications – The University of Lethbridge



Refunds & Cancellation Policy:

 Please note that refunds will be given up to 7 days prior to the event date, minus a $5 processing fee. Requests for refunds or cancellations with less than 7 days notice will NOT processed; however, we welcome substitutions.
To submit your substitution, request for refund, or cancel your registration please email the Chapter Administrator


Photography Policy:

 By registering and attending our event, you are giving permission to MPI GCC to not only take your photo but to use photos of you for the purpose of marketing, which includes but is not limited to the following: on MPI GCC's website, Facebook account, Twitter and marketing materials.



$55.00 Member Registration
$45.00 Earlybird rate before January 11

$65.00 Non Member Registration
$55.00 Earlybird rate before January 11

$30.00 Student Registration

$65.00 Guest Ticket
$55.00 Earlybird rate before January 11