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Airlines Enhance Safety Protocols with Health Assessments, Mandatory Face Masks and More
Airlines Enhance Safety Protocols with Health Assessments, Mandatory Face Masks and More
Updated Aug. 3, 2020. Travelers who refuse to wear masks might be denied future travel with major...
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New Dates for Events and Conventions Postponed Due to the Coronavirus
Updated Aug. 3, 2020. The 2020 Hotel Data Conference, which had been rescheduled as a hybrid...
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Incentive Research Foundation Cancels 2020 Invitational, Reveals 2021 Destination and Dates
The signature IRF event was slated to take place Dec. 1-4 in the Dominican Republic.
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Historic Economic Plunge Hits Travel Industry Hardest
U.S. Travel Association calls for "bold action by Congress" to prevent years of depression for travel...
CES Trade Show Las Vegas Going All Digital
CES 2021 to Be All Digital
The enormous annual technology trade show had been expected to mark the debut of the Las Vegas...
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Which Countries Are Reopening for Meetings? Here Are the Latest Updates From Around the World
Updated July 27, 2020. Rising cases in Belgium and Spain have led to new restrictions.
Massive Relief Needed for Travel Industry as Reopenings Falter
Massive Relief Needed for Travel Industry as Reopenings Falter
Allowing convention and visitor bureaus to qualify for the Paycheck Protection Program is among the...
How Event Planners Are Successfully Holding In-Person Meetings Right Now
How Event Planners Are Successfully Holding In-Person Meetings Right Now
Updated July 21, 2020. Small in-person meetings are happening in a handful of states, with new...
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Industry Insiders Report Evidence of Waning Confidence in Live Events
The rise in COVID cases is a setback for meetings, per Northstar's latest Pulse Survey results.
Joint Meetings Industry Council Releases 'Manifesto'
Joint Meetings Industry Council Releases 'Manifesto'
The new document lays out guidelines as well as evidence for the economic importance of meetings and...
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Destinations International’s Virtual Convention Tackles DMO Survival Strategies, Racism
The organization’s two-day digital event attracted more than 3,000 attendees from 14 countries.
Planner Pulse Survey: Our Weekly Results on Coronavirus and Meetings
Planner Pulse Survey: Our Weekly Results on Coronavirus and Meetings
U.S. respondents are most optimistic about an early return, but large meetings and venues will suffer.