MACE 2015!--February 3-4, 2015--Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC

Meeting Professionals International Potomac Chapterís Mid Atlantic Conference and Expo (MACE!) is a two day conference designed for meeting professionals by meeting professionals. MACE! is unlike any other conference in the Mid-Atlantic area, and not to be missed.

With intensive workshops, an appointment based market place and dynamic concurrent sessions, this highly rated event will fuel meeting professionals with relevant knowledge and ideas they can implement immediately in their daily business. The environment is designed for collaboration, exploration and connections on multiple levels.


It is time to Elevate Your Game and join us for MACE! 2015.

Click here for details about the event and register today.

Get in the Game at the Flipped Marketplace

We mean business at MACE! 15 and the Flipped Marketplace is the place to get it done. The afternoon of February 3, 2015, participants will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one by advance appointment. Both the meeting and supplier professionals can meet to plan a course of action for the future and Elevate Your Game as a PMPI MVP.

VIP Planner Pass

The VIP Pass is only available to pre-qualified planners by the Flipped Marketplace team. If you are interested in participating in the Flipped Marketplace and are willing to take a minimum of 12 appointments, please click here to register your interest. A member of the Flipped Marketplace team dedicated to helping you Elevate Your Game will be in touch within 72 business hours.

Applications will be taken until January 15, however, space is limited. Pre-qualified buyers will be accepted on a first come first serve basis until capacity is filled.

Thanks to the support of our sponsors, Visit Charlotte and San Francisco Travel Association, the buyers portion of the Flipped Marketplace will be complimentary. Acceptance into the marketplace enables you to receive a VIP Planner Pass at MACE! 2015. The pass includes access to the Flipped Marketplace and reception on Tuesday, February 3 and a full day of education and professional development on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 . Pre-conference workshops are a separate fee.

Supplier Participant in the Flipped Marketplace

As a participant in the Flipped Marketplace, you can plan a course of action and choose from over 60 qualified buyers. You will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one in 8-minutes appointments with as many as 12 different meeting professionals. Coming together in the Flipped Marketplace enables you to leave your imprint and tell your story. Elevate Your Game by being a part of this grand event.

Click here for details and to sign up today

Sponsorship Opportunities

MACE! is an excellent way to showcase your companies services and make connections with the planner community. There are a variety of sponsorship opportunities waiting for you. Any way you participate you are sure to be remembered!

Click here to view the MACE! 2015 Sponsorship Opportunities then contact us to help formulate your best game plan.

Please contact Melissa Benowitz, MACE Sponsorship Chair, for more details:

Melissa Benowitz, CMP
Phone: (301) 948-4600

MACE! 2014 Sponsors

MACE! 2014 was record breaking. We would not have Made our Mark without the support of our amazing sponsors. Thank you to all our contributors for MACE! 2014.

View MACE! 2014 Sponsors

Questions about MACE? Please call 301-948-4600 or email us at