40 BEEN THERE, HAVEN’T DONE THAT
Creating a new and memorable evening
unlike anything your veteran event attendees
have experienced before? Why not a
44 TRAVEL IS ESSENTIAL
Airport leaders gather in Montréal to discuss
terrorism, preventing the spread of health
epidemics and servicing passengers during
a software glitch.
18 ANDALUSIA CALLING
Meetings can change the world in Granada,
Spain, host city for MPI’s 2017 European
Meetings & Events Conference.
20 NEVER LOOK BACK
Andy Williams, president-elect of the MPI
Georgia Chapter, discusses volunteering and
stepping outside of your comfort zone.
22 THE BEST LITTLE CATHOUSE
Barely scratching the surface of life in the
South Korean capital.
24 THINK INSIDE THE BOX
Really? Using shipping containers as pop-up
26 WE ARE WIRED TO BE SOCIAL
Jonathan Bradshaw, MPI keynote speaker
at IMEX America, on the importance of
28 PARK IT
Life-size LEGO people invade MGM Resorts
32 THE CURE FOR PERFECTIONISM
The search for perfectionism isn’t sustainable,
and it can set us—and our teams—up for
34 7 TIPS FOR NAVIGATING GUN LAWS
Different firearm laws in every U.S. state make
it impossible to create hard and fast rules for
36 THE EVOLUTION OF MPI EVENTS
It’s time to stop planning meetings and start
designing experiences. MPI is here to help.