Discover Lehigh Valley maintains memberships and affiliations with many professional meeting organizations.
Discover Lehigh Valley participates in the New Jersey, Philadelphia Area, and Middle Pennsylvania chapters of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) with a combined membership of almost 850 meeting planners and industry suppliers.
We belong to the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and are active in the Pennsylvania Society of Association Executives (PASAE), a source for innovative professional development, networking and information. PASAE membership includes over 200 associations and businesses with over 600 individual members from associations and businesses throughout the state.
The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) is committed to growing business for hotels and their partners. HSMAI is comprised of more than 7,000 members worldwide, with 40 chapters in the Americas. In our region, the Greater Philadelphia HSMAI (GPHSMAI) Chapter offers members a variety of benefits including Education Programs targeted specifically to Sales and Marketing professionals, as well as a variety of networking and fund raising events.
The Religious Conference Management Association (RCMA) is a multi-faith organization consisting of religious meeting professionals and suppliers who are responsible for planning and/or managing meetings, tutorials, conferences, conventions, and assemblies for their religious organizations. RCMA offers regional educational events and national conferences for members to expand their professional expertise.