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Here are some helpful tips and information for event organizers, travelers and hoteliers.

Podcast: Best Practices for Hybrid Events

The freeze on live-in-person events in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic has forced many meeting planners to become more comfortable creating digital meetings. As physical gatherings slowly and haltingly return, these same planners can channel their new digital experience into the design of hybrid events, combining the in-person and remote audiences to accomplish meeting goals.

10 Tips for Staying Safe in a Hotel This Summer

Experts weigh in and share their advice for safely staying in a hotel during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Waning Confidence in Live Events

With a surge in COVID-19 cases in the United States, meeting planner confidence is waning, confirmed Northstar Meetings Group’s latest Pulse Survey, which drew 1,160 meeting planner responses from around the world. 

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