Fairmont San Jose abruptly shut down last week, relocating all guests. With many hotels suffering, here’s some advice on how to avoid a similar disruption, or at least be prepared for it.
A good request for proposal gets to the heart of what’s most important to the virtual-conference organizer.
The GroupSync Engage platform from Groups360 allows planners to view and book guest-room and meeting-space inventory in real time without submitting an RFP. Other hotel firms will soon have the technology as well.
Could Covid-specific clauses in 2021 contracts narrow a meeting host’s rights rather than expand them? That’s the concern of industry attorney Barbara Dunn.
A comprehensive budgeting breakdown for online events
A legal expert for meetings lays out the new negotiating balance that can ensure an effective, satisfying in-person event while protecting the host organization from financial and legal liability.
A KPMG meeting professional offers her best advice for finding the right vendors for online meetings.