Welcome to the
Certified Meeting Professionals
Informational Study Group Site
"Setting Standards of Excellence"
Why Become a CMP?
Recognition: As the premier industry certification, the CMP
distinguishes holders as career professionals who have demonstrated a high level
of experience, skill and knowledge.
Competitive Advantage: The designation conveys credibility to a
meeting professionals opinions and ideas, both at work and in the greater
meetings, conventions and exhibitions industry.
Peer Acceptance: CMPs are immediately recognized by other CMPs as
fellow professionals committed to the advancement of the profession.
Salary Enhancement: CMPs can use the certification as a
competitive advantage when it comes to negotiating salaries and other business.
Personal Achievement: After passing a rigorous application and
examination process, CMPs express a profound sense of personal achievement at
finally being regarded as the exceptionally skilled professional they are.
Commitment: Successful completion of the certification process
conveys that the certified meeting professional is committed and goal driven in
CMP Recertification Information Session
To be recertified, CMPs are required to complete a minimum of 5 hours of continuing education
and earn a minimum of 60 points on the application. All
points claimed must have been earned over the previous five years, since the
date of CMP certification or the date of last recertification (whichever is
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Group Sessions. For questions regarding the CMP Examination, please contact
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