TITLE

Protecting Your Meetings in Uncertain Times

AUTHOR(S)
Baraban, Regina
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the highlights of discussions on contingency planning at a meeting of the Northeast Chapter of the Financial & Insurance Conference Planners that was held in Newport, Rhode Island on August 20-22, 2006. Strict enforcement of force majeure clauses has been an emerging trend. Policies that help meeting planners deal with disaster situations have been implemented by some hotels. Meetings planners overlook holding a site visit with the hotel security staff.
ACCESSION #
22572579

 

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