Better Bidding

Better Bidding

Does the industry need to curb unfair bidding in the international congress market?

As destinations around the world ramp up their infrastructure to attract meetings, the competition for international association congresses has become increasingly intense. But when does aggressive bidding become unethical or unfair? Should there be standards or best practices for associations sending out bids as well as for the cities or countries seeking to host them?

These questions were debated at a session at the 2012 International Congress and Convention Association Congre

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