Tampa Bay & Company representatives will hit the road this week to attend the annual Meeting Professionals International (MPI) World Education Congress (WEC) in Vancouver, Canada.

MPI is the meetings and events industry's largest and most vibrant global community, comprised of more than 24,000 members belonging to 71 chapters and clubs worldwide. The WEC is MPI's largest trade-show and offers a multitude of educational opportunities, as well as the chance to attend networking events and seminars.

While at the trade-show, Tampa Bay & Company will partner with Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater to market the entire bay area as a premier meetings destination. During the show, Tampa-St. Petersburg will host a client event to further promote our facilities, venues and attractions. More than 3,600 attendees are expected to be at this year's annual event.

That's it for now folks, but stay tuned in for more updates on Tampa Bay meetings and Tampa Bay conventions the whereabouts of the Convention Sales Tampa Bay team!