MPI's EMEC will be held in Poland's second largest city on 1-3 February 2015, at the ICE Congress Centre, which currently being built and slated to open in October 2014.
"We look forward to holding EMEC in Krakow for the first time next year," said Pierre Fernandez, senior director of European Operations at MPI.
"The historic city is centrally located within Europe and will be an excellent location for our annual European conference, which offers premier industry education and features distinguished presenters from the region."
MPI's partners for EMEC 2015 include the Poland Convention Bureau Polish Tourist Organization, the Ministry of Sport and Tourism of the Republic of Poland, ICE Krakow Congress Centre, Krakow Convention Bureau, and MPI Poland Club.
Around 300 event professionals are in Istanbul, Turkey this week for EMEC 2014, which kicked off at the Halic Congress Centre on Sunday (23 February).
Educational sessions have included 'Creating Magic: What Meeting Planners Can Learn from TED and TEDx' and 'What Trends Will Affect the Future of Events, as well as 'Selecting the Best Web Tools and Apps for Successful Meetings'.
In pictures: EMEC 2014 highlights