What Will Wi-Fi Coalition Standards Mean for Planner Choices?

What Will Wi-Fi Coalition Standards Mean for Planner Choices?

Several things happened after the Federal Communications Commission fined Marriott International $600,000 in October 2014 for blocking attendees' personal Wi-Fi devices in the meeting space at Gaylord Opryland Convention Center in Nashville during a conference:

• Meeting planners and attendees were alerted to the fact that such blocking was occurring.

• Marriott, the American Hotel & Lodging Association, and Ryman Associates filed a petition with the FCC

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