This past February, members of the Austin chapter of ILEA met at the Community Impact Center for the chapter's annual Day of Education. The day was followed by a celebratory happy hour at County Line on the Lake. Sponsors of the event included Community Impact Center, Root Cellar Catering, Estrella Cachon, Panacea, Werd, Creative Kong, Gypsy Floral, Uptown Valet, Thomas Printworks, Creative Coffee, The Westin Austin at the Domain, and ILC Films.
WeConnect, MPI Minnesota Chapter’s one-day annual education conference, was held at Graduate Minneapolis on Feb. 13. Attendees experienced innova- tion across all aspects of the meeting industry, including food and beverage, space and technology. Stephanie Hansen, Kat Perkins, Lee Papa and Justin Cox were a few of the speakers.