Risk Management http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6631/more en Venues and Destinations, Showcase Your Accessibility Bona Fides http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/venues-and-destinations-showcase-your-accessibility-bona-fides <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Event Services Professionals Association just released a customizable toolkit of accessibility checklists hotels, convention centers, and convention and visitors bureaus can customize to show planner clients how they accommodate people with disabilities.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/venues-and-destinations-showcase-your-accessibility-bona-fides" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/venues-and-destinations-showcase-your-accessibility-bona-fides#comments Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:14:00 +0000 65191 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Keyboard with &quot;access&quot; key and lock</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Are Your Attendees in Danger of Being Hacked? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/are-your-attendees-danger-being-hacked <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A company set up bogus hot spots to see how easy it would be to hack Republican National Convention attendees. Spoiler alert: It was really, really easy.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/are-your-attendees-danger-being-hacked" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/are-your-attendees-danger-being-hacked#comments Association Meetings Tech News/Trends Risk Management Corporate Meetings face2face Wed, 10 Aug 2016 20:51:00 +0000 64561 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Key inserted into laptop screen</p> 20 Global Meeting FAQs http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/20-global-meeting-faqs <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div></div> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/20-global-meeting-faqs#comments Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Event Planning Global Events Wed, 03 Aug 2016 18:12:00 +0000 64421 at http://meetingsnet.com Commentary: Don’t Cancel Your Overseas Travel http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/commentary-don-t-cancel-your-overseas-travel <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The only way to know what it's like on the ground in your destination is to be on the ground. Don't let attendees' perceptions keep you from giving them the opportunity to enrich their lives through international travel. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/commentary-don-t-cancel-your-overseas-travel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/commentary-don-t-cancel-your-overseas-travel#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Global Events Tue, 02 Aug 2016 12:19:00 +0000 64381 at http://meetingsnet.com Do Meeting Planners Provide a False Sense of Security? http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/do-meeting-planners-provide-false-sense-security <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Duty of care practices are well established for individual employees traveling the world for their companies. Two presenters at the recent Global Business Travel Association Convention say the same focus has not been turned on meeting attendees. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/do-meeting-planners-provide-false-sense-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/do-meeting-planners-provide-false-sense-security#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Risk Management Global Events Medical Meetings Fri, 29 Jul 2016 19:01:00 +0000 64341 at http://meetingsnet.com Keeping a Global Meeting Secure http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/keeping-global-meeting-secure <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Carina Bauer, CEO, IMEX Group, talks about how her organization balances security concerns with the benefits of bring people together face to face.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/keeping-global-meeting-secure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/keeping-global-meeting-secure#comments Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:28:00 +0000 64291 at http://meetingsnet.com Are You Prepared for Gun-Toting Attendees? http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/are-you-prepared-gun-toting-attendees <div class="field-deck"> Now that many states allow guns in public spaces, pistol-packing participant could be coming to your next meeting. Are you prepared? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Now that many states allow guns in public spaces, pistol-packing participant could be coming to your next meeting. Are you prepared?</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/are-you-prepared-gun-toting-attendees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/are-you-prepared-gun-toting-attendees#comments Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Mon, 18 Jul 2016 18:43:00 +0000 64071 at http://meetingsnet.com thinkstock by Getty Images What’s the Worst Thing that Could Happen at Your Meeting? http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/what-s-worst-thing-could-happen-your-meeting <div class="field-deck"> It’s not enough to just hope something awful won’t happen at your meeting—you have to prepare for every contingency. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s not enough to just hope something awful won’t happen at your meeting—you have to prepare for every contingency. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/what-s-worst-thing-could-happen-your-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/what-s-worst-thing-could-happen-your-meeting#comments Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Tue, 12 Jul 2016 19:25:00 +0000 63961 at http://meetingsnet.com 3 Ways to Safeguard Your Event from Business-Sucking Suitcasers http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/3-ways-safeguard-your-event-business-sucking-suitcasers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Suitcasers can hurt your bottom line, tick off your legitimate exhibitors, and syphon off valuable attendee attention. Don’t let them.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/3-ways-safeguard-your-event-business-sucking-suitcasers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/3-ways-safeguard-your-event-business-sucking-suitcasers#comments Sponsorships Trade Shows Risk Management Wed, 06 Jul 2016 14:56:00 +0000 63831 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Cartoon salesman holding suitcase of goods</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Hosts Global Alliance Creates Crisis Plan Template http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/hosts-global-alliance-creates-crisis-plan-template <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you're not having the conversation, you're putting your meetings and your organization at risk.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/hosts-global-alliance-creates-crisis-plan-template" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/hosts-global-alliance-creates-crisis-plan-template#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Risk Management Global Events Thu, 21 Apr 2016 16:16:00 +0000 59891 at http://meetingsnet.com