• CMP Preparation & CMP 101


CMP Prep DaysMPI-WI, along with Madison College, have teamed up to bring an exciting and unique learning experience to those planning to sit for the CMP exam.

In 2018, CMP 101 sessions will be offered monthly January through May. See below for complete schedule.



​  CMP Prep Areas of Content Focus

  • Strategic Planning 
  • Project Management
  • Risk Management
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resources
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Meeting/Event Design
  • Site Management
  • Marketing
  • Professionalism

Helpful links for those interested or taking the CMP.

  • What to expect when taking the CMP (Video).
  • Follow this link to find information about taking the test online, scheduling appointment, find local test taking sites in your area. Events Industry Council Website - formerly the Convention Industry Council

Upcoming CMP 101 Schedule



2018 CMP Prep 101 will be held in conjunction with our monthly programs.  You can see that schedule of dates and locations here.

Class Date


Strategic Planning, Risk Management & Professionalism
Project Management, Financial Management & Human Resources
Stakeholder Management & Meeting Design
Site Management & Marketing


For Additional Information or Questions:

Email: admin@mpiwi.org
Phone: 608-204-9816


CMP 101 Instructor - Jodi Goldbeck, CMP

Jodi Goldbeck, CMP, has been a full-time Instructor in the Meeting and Event Management Degree Program at Madison College for the past 6 years. The Madison College Program is the first Associate Degree program in meeting and event management in the United States. She also serves as the Internship Coordinator for the program.

Jodi received her Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) certification in August of 2004. She is a member of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Wisconsin and served on the Board of Directors for 5 years.