MERC EVENTS & Registration


MERC holds several education and networking events per year, with registration open to all members and guests. Meetings include presentations from industry experts, networking, activities that support our charitable organization and a social hour after the meeting. MERC is committed to providing credential maintenance for ERC credits.


MERC holds occasional networking events and volunteer opportunities for our charitable organization.


 MERC events provide a safe environment where both Corporate Members and Service Providers can feel comfortable and are able to focus on their education and professional development. MERC has a strict non-solicitation policy. To maintain a professional and respectful environment at MERC events, attendees are not allowed to openly solicit other attendees, unless it is specifically requested.

Upcoming events

    • December 11, 2019
    • 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Pinstripes - 3849 Gallagher Drive, Edina, MN 55435

    Register Now!

    • 2019 MERC Holiday Party and Silent Auction
    • Wednesday, December 11th from 3pm to 7pm
    • New This Year!  Pinstripes, 3849 Gallagher Drive Edina, MN 55435

    Come enjoy food, drinks, and bocce ball! We will be holding a silent auction, 50/50 raffle and a chance to win some great prizes. 

    Event                                                            3:00 PM – 7:00 PM

              Bocce Area                                        3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

              Main Ballroom                                  3:00 PM – 7:00 PM

    Silent Auction                                             3:00 PM – 6:45 PM

    Heads and Tails                                          5:15 PM

    Raffle (3)                                                      6:00 PM

    Raffle (2)                                                      6:30 PM

    We are still in need for more charity auction items.  All silent auction proceeds will benefit The Ronald McDonald House ( ).  Please contact Melissa Willette if you would be willing to contribute an item for the auction.

    If you are unable to attend or want to donate funds in addition to your regular registration fee, please consider donating to the Ronald McDonald House.  The the registration form will allow you to enter a donation amount that can be added to your registration fee.

    We are also looking for Event Sponsors for this event the cost is $500 and comes with a free registration to the event. For more information or to become a sponsor please contact Brian Wellman.

    Finally, we would like to encourage you participate in our 50/50 raffle.  As a convenience, we have added an option at the time of registration to purchase 50/50 tickets electronically.  Please think about participating.

    We truly appreciate your help and support to make this Holiday Party and Silent Auction a success! If you have any questions, please contact

    We hope to see you there!

    • February 18, 2020
    • 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
    • McNamara Alumni Center, University of Minnesota


    2020 MERC Annual Member: $250.00 (Early bird pricing until 1/10/20)

    MERC Non-Member: $350.00

    Corporate Members: Free for first time attendees 

    Please visit the following pages for more information:

    Conference Overview

    Conference Agenda

    Conference Sponsorship Opportunities 

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MERC is 501(C)(6) non profit organization.  Minnesota Employee Relocation Council | PO Box 582752 | Minneapolis, MN | 55458

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