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12 Must-Read Stories of 2020 That Will Shape the Meetings Industry in 2021
Our most important articles of the year cover safety, diversity, technology and more   
Where In-Person Meetings Are Happening Now
Where In-Person Meetings Are Happening Now
Updated Dec. 21, 2020. Face-to-face gatherings are taking place around the country — and...
MeetingJobs Merges With Cadre's Virtual Marketplace
MeetingJobs Merges With Cadre's Virtual Marketplace
The deal consolidates meetings industry job openings and freelance opportunities onto one central...
Proposed Covid-Relief Act Would Bring Aid to Travel Businesses
Proposed Covid-Relief Act Would Bring Aid to Travel Businesses
The bipartisan bill, which could go to a vote next week, includes measures supported by the U.S....
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Hospitality and Leisure Industry Unemployment More Than Double the National Average
Recovery has slowed over the past three months, with the number of new jobs added falling from 413,000...
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Stella Awards Virtual Showcase Celebrates Meeting Industry’s Best Hotels and Destinations
Updated. Dec. 7, 2020. Event professionals from around the world came together online to support...
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Open Letter Urges Congress to Pass and Enact a Covid-Relief Package This Year
Many more travel and tourism businesses will close permanently without immediate aid, says Roger Dow...
Meetings Mean Business Launches Meet Safe Platform to Showcase Recent In-Person Events
Meetings Mean Business Launches Meet Safe Platform to Showcase Recent In-Person Events
The MMB Meet Safe platform has compiled stories and case studies of in-person events, underscoring...
CDC Says Stay Home, But 45 Million People Will Travel Anyway This Thanksgiving
CDC Says Stay Home, But 45 Million People Will Travel Anyway This Thanksgiving
U.S. Travel has issued new guidance urging mask-wearing and other safety measures.  
ECEF Program Explores New Opportunities for Trade Show Organizers
ECEF Program Explores New Opportunities for Trade Show Organizers
The Exhibition and Convention Executives Forum highlighted data pointing to exhibitors' eagerness to...
New Report from U.S. Travel Presents a Path for Business Travel Recovery
New Report from U.S. Travel Presents a Path for Business Travel Recovery
The document provides data, case studies and a timeline for recovery, with hopes to spur action among...
Domestic Travel Spend Will Be Nearly Halved in 2020
Domestic Travel Spend Will Be Nearly Halved in 2020
Updated Nov. 17, 2020. Armed with its latest forecast, the U.S. Travel Association is urging the...