A proposal by the U.S. Travel Association to reform the visa entry process could attract 98 million more international visitors, create 1.3 million jobs, and add $859 billion to the economy by 2020. If passed, the reforms would certainly make it easier for U.S.-based associations to attract foreign members to their U.S.-based meetings. "As a nation, we're putting up a ‘keep out' sign," said Roger Dow, president and chief executive officer of the U.S. Travel Association. "The United States ...

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