What Changes in the Airlines Mean for Association Meetings

When the National Association of Realtors held its 2001 annual meeting in Chicago just one month after the September 11 terrorist attacks, Vice President of Conventions Susan Gourley figured that many attendees would decide to drive to the event rather than take a plane. But she never expected to see seven attendees in a rented van roll in from Portland, Maine, 1,086 miles away.

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


  • 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.