ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- St. Louis is trying to woo meeting planners into bringing more business into the city.
The group known as Meeting Professionals International is coming to the America's Center Downtown.
The group plans conventions for corporations all over the world.
“Our objective is to showcase everything that St. Louis has to offer,” said John Battag of the St. Louis Convention and Visitors’ Commission. “All the new developments all the new attractions our hotel package our convention center and the 50 million we spent in the center over the last few years and have them consider coming back with their own events.
The convention starts on Saturday, July 28th and runs through Tuesday, July 31st.