Risk Management http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6631/more en Malaysia Airlines Crash Counts Delegates to AIDS Conference Among its Victims http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/malaysia-airlines-crash-counts-delegates-aids-conference-among-its-victims <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A number of delegates to The 20<sup>th</sup> International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) in Melbourne, Australia, were among the passengers aboard the Malaysia Airlines flight that crashed in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, according to press reports.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/malaysia-airlines-crash-counts-delegates-aids-conference-among-its-victims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/malaysia-airlines-crash-counts-delegates-aids-conference-among-its-victims#comments Risk Management Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:30:00 +0000 42571 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>A group of miners search a field for debris and human remains from a Malaysia Airlines plane on July 18 in Grabovka, Ukraine.</p> <p>(Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)</p> When an Event Becomes a Legend: Inside SXSW http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/when-event-becomes-legend-inside-sxsw <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What’s not to love about a citywide event that encourages visitors to use every third-party intermediary site out because its block sells out every time?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/when-event-becomes-legend-inside-sxsw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/when-event-becomes-legend-inside-sxsw#comments Career Resources Housing/Attrition Risk Management Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:17:00 +0000 40371 at http://meetingsnet.com <p><span>Lois Kelly, founder of Rebels at Work and Foghound</span></p> <p>Lois Kelly, founder of Foghound, speaker at SXSW</p> To Cruise or Not to Cruise? http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/cruise-or-not-cruise <div class="field-deck"> Joint Site-CLIA research explores cruising for meeting and incentive groups; safety a key concern </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>With a hungry media ready to jump on images of disabled cruise ships or stories of on-board viral outbreaks, it&rsquo;s not surprising that safety on the seas remains front-of-mind for incentive companies when choosing a cruise for a client.</p> <p>According to recently released Site Index survey, conducted jointly with Cruise Line International Association, the reputation of a cruise line or ship&mdash;which is tied to safety&mdash;was a top decision-making factor for 81 percent of respondents, followed closely by safety/security (75 percent).</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/cruise-or-not-cruise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/cruise-or-not-cruise#comments Motivational Travel Risk Management Global Events Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:38:00 +0000 39371 at http://meetingsnet.com What's Your Event Risk Factor? Do the Math. http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/whats-your-event-risk-factor-do-math <div class="field-deck"> Mathematical equation helps determine event risk </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Site Foundation white paper offers up an equation for assessing event risk.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/whats-your-event-risk-factor-do-math" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/whats-your-event-risk-factor-do-math#comments Risk Management Mon, 02 Dec 2013 16:23:00 +0000 38851 at http://meetingsnet.com Managing Your Top 3 Legal Meeting Management Challenges http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-management-challenges <div class="field-deck"> Advice from a legal expert on how to protect your rates, avoid attrition, and manage risk. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Advice from a legal expert on how to protect your rates, avoid <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/36-reasons-think-inside-room-block" title="" target="_blank">attrition</a></span>, and manage risk.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-management-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-management-challenges#comments Housing/Attrition Religious/SMERF Negotiating/Contracts Risk Management Premium Mon, 07 Oct 2013 13:37:00 +0000 36982 at http://meetingsnet.com International Congress in Turkey Canceled Due to Travel Advisories http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/international-congress-turkey-canceled-due-travel-advisories <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Warnings about travel to Turkey caused Montreal-based International Design Alliance to cancel its 2013 congress, which was scheduled to take place November 16–17 in Istanbul. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/international-congress-turkey-canceled-due-travel-advisories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/international-congress-turkey-canceled-due-travel-advisories#comments Association Meetings Resources Contracts/Communication Risk Management Mon, 19 Aug 2013 11:56:00 +0000 35631 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Istanbul.</p> After Boston, It’s Time to Evaluate Your Meeting's Risk Management http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/after-boston-it-s-time-evaluate-your-meetings-risk-management <div class="field-deck"> How to craft a well-written force majeure provision </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/attrition-and-force-majeure-your-questions-answered " title="Attrition and Force Majeure: Your Questions Answered" target="_blank">Force majeure</a></span> <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating_contracts/mistakes-made-new-meeting-planners" title="3 Common Mistakes Made by New Meeting Planners" target="_blank">contract</a></span> provisions and risk management plans are more important than ever</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/after-boston-it-s-time-evaluate-your-meetings-risk-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/after-boston-it-s-time-evaluate-your-meetings-risk-management#comments Negotiating/Contracts Risk Management Premium Tue, 04 Jun 2013 20:41:00 +0000 34291 at http://meetingsnet.com Shelter in Place: A Boston Perspective http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/shelter-place-boston-perspective <div class="field-deck"> Boston Marathon Bombings: How Meeting Planners Were Heroes, Too </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How conferences carried on despite a "shelter in place" advisory after the Boston Marathon bombings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/shelter-place-boston-perspective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/shelter-place-boston-perspective#comments Negotiating/Contracts Risk Management Premium Tue, 04 Jun 2013 19:18:00 +0000 34271 at http://meetingsnet.com Video: Risk Management: Are You Ready? http://meetingsnet.com/expert-advice/video-risk-management-are-you-ready <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>Gary Schirmacher, Experient, discusses risk management.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/expert-advice/video-risk-management-are-you-ready" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/expert-advice/video-risk-management-are-you-ready#comments Risk Management Expert Advice Mon, 20 May 2013 19:23:00 +0000 33921 at http://meetingsnet.com Association Meeting Locked Down During Boston Manhunt http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/association-meeting-locked-down-during-boston-manhunt <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Alex Zapple was walking back to her hotel from dinner when she heard sirens blaring and saw multiple police cars racing past, headed toward the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge where an officer had just been shot. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/association-meeting-locked-down-during-boston-manhunt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/association-meeting-locked-down-during-boston-manhunt#comments Association Meetings Resources Association Meetings Risk Management News Premium Mon, 13 May 2013 16:06:00 +0000 33561 at http://meetingsnet.com