ESPA Partners & Affiliations


Council Member and CMP Preferred Provider
The Events Industry Council’s 33 member organizations represent over 103,500 individuals and 19,500 firms and properties involved in the meetings, conventions, and exhibitions industry. The Events Industry Council vision is to be the global champion for event professionals and event industry excellence. It promotes high standards and professionalism in the events industry with the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) program and signature program initiatives. The CMP credential is recognized globally as the badge of excellence in the events industry. The qualifications for certification are based on professional experience, education, and a rigorous exam. The four signature programs — Sustainability, Industry Insights, Knowledge, and Leadership — represent the key initiatives, assets, services and products for the Events Industry Council.

CSM of the Year program Partner
Successful Meetings provides education, resources and ideas for meeting planners across all industries regarding how to create and execute all types of meetings. Successful Meetings has a vast portfolio of products reaching our audience online, in print and face-to-face.

Partner – Annual Donald S. Freeman Junior Conference Scholarship
Freeman is the world’s leading provider of integrated services for face-to-face marketing events, including expositions, conventions, corporate events, and exhibits of all sizes. Services include including creative event design, content, logistics, construction, installation, décor, graphics, staging, a full range of audio visual services, electrical, and freight shipping and handling services.

Conference Partner

From more than 800 locations worldwide, PSAV supplies you with quality equipment and trained professionals – all geared toward achieving your goals – anywhere you hold a meeting or host an event.

Conference Partner
EventMobi is the #1 event app platform worldwide reaching thousands of event planners and millions of attendees in over 40 countries. Now, with integrated registration, surveys, live polling, custom event games and more, EventMobi provides everything in one easy-to-use solution. Carefully blending user experience with event experience, attendees have powerful networking and engagement tools leading to more effective, more efficient meetings.

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