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When COVID-19 swept through the nation, Cheri Davis, owner of Cheri Denise Events, was among the planners navigating a sea of cancellations. She always knew contract language was important, but in the chaos, she witnessed how good and bad contracts played out. She explains that planning for the unexpected begins in the negotiation stage. “It’s too late after the unexpected happens,” she says. As we return to the meetings and events game, it’s essential for planners to include contract language that highlights coronavirus risks, and protects them legally and financially if someone gets sick. […]
While 2020 may be forever in our memories as a low point, especially for the meetings and events industry, 2021 is looking quite sunny comparatively. […]
If you were worried about the looming deadline for having a REAL ID to travel, you can REAL-ax. The deadline for enforcement has been postponed by the COVID-19 pandemic. […]
As millions of Americans continue to get vaccinated for COVID-19, another debate is brewing —deciding whether or not people will need proof of immunization (a vaccine passport) to travel, attend events and get back to daily life. […]
The American Institute of Physics assembled a panel made up of experts in various parts of association conference planning to reimagine the meetings of the future to be more impactful for and valuable to society stakeholders. […]