Conference Planner, Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations, Lorton, Va.
I have been involved in meeting planning for 10 years and I have not had attrition for any of my events — until this year. The attendance for the meeting was lower than usual and I had many attendees cancel their hotel reservation the week prior to the conference. The hotel was also sold out before, during, and after my event. Therefore, my late registrants could not get a ro