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FAQs

Got a question about CEC 2020? We invite you to check out our FAQs below. Still can’t find what you are looking for? Drop us an email at info@mpioc.org and we will help get you answers. 

The 2020 Cascadia Educational Conference will be held March 8-10, 2020 at Riverhouse on the Deschutes in Bend, Oregon. 

Yes! Cascadia is is open to all planners and suppliers. In addtion, you do not have to be a member of MPI to attend the conference.

By attending the Cascadia conference you will have a multitude of sessions to earn your CEs.  Keep watching our social media feed and our website for updates. 

To find out more about earned speaking opportunities, please email our education lead, Hannah Martin for more information.

If you are a supplier or planner that would like to participate in the hosted buyer program, please email our hosted buyer lead, Cheryl Evans for more information. 

To learn more about our annual poker tournament sponsorship, email our poker lead Jeannette Davidson. 

Your Cascadia registration will provide you with two and a half days of educational content, multiple networking opportunities, meals and snacks during the conference, and tickets to the opening reception and closing gala.

Your registration does not include your housing for the conference.  Our housing block will be at Riverhouse on The Deschutes.  Once housing opens, we will send an email to all registered attendees.

We offer both cash and in-kind sponsorships. Download the prospectus here.  To learn more on how to become a Cascadia sponsor, please email our sponsorship lead, Lacey Hein.

We will have a limited number of exhibit spaces this year. To secure your exhibit space, please email our trade show lead, Lacey Hein.

To donate an item to the silent auction, please email our auction lead, Jayne Leahy.