Wherever you’re working from at the moment, there’s no excuse for missing Next week’s virtual Global Meetings Industry Day. Meetings Mean Business have postponed their in-person events during Global Meetings Industry Day, the April 14 day of advocacy for the meetings and events industry, due to social distancing and travel restrictions. MMB hopes to host a celebration at IMEX America in September. Next week, though, planners have three other options to recognize and advocate for an industry which supports 26 million jobs around the world.
Register for Meeting Professionals International 12-hour virtual event. The lineup of educational sessions includes information on coping during the pandemic in addition to expert advice on improving your meetings when in-person events resume.
Participate in the attempt to break the world record for the largest online meeting at GMIDGoesVirtual.
Share your acts of service to the community at large.
While the best thing everyone can do is to stay home and flatten the curve of COVID-19 infection, many members of the meetings and hospitality community are finding ways to help.
Here’s one great idea for planners who want to stay busy and help out the NHS from home…left over goodie bags???