Report Prescribes Philly Labor Fix; Negotiations Begin

Medical meetings are the heart of the Pennsylvania Convention Center client base—half its 2002 citywides are health care related—but that heart skipped a beat in July when the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery threatened to pull its 2008 conference out of the city due to labor problems at its 2002 Symposium and Congress in June.

"In my over 25 years of involvement in producing meetings from New York to Anaheim to San Francisco and Chicago, I have never been confronte

Register to view the full article

Register for MeetingsNet.com and gain access to premium content including the CMI 25 Listing, our monthly digital edition, the MeetingsNet app, live and on-demand webinars, and much more.

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish