Will US-VISIT — the new program in which foreign visitors to this country are being fingerprinted — be a minor inconvenience or a major hassle for meeting planners and attendees? So far, it's too early to tell. “It has huge ramifications,” says Chris Pentz, president, Pentz Group Communications, Levittown, Pa., who plans international medical meetings. Short-term, she says, attendance could decline at United States — based international meetings. Long-term, it could mean fewer international ...

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