Tag Archives: COVID-19

It’s a Wrap on India Association Congress’ 8th Annual Conference

The 8th Annual Summit of the India Association Congress took place online on October 9, bringing together thought leaders, chiefs of associations and events organisations and key players from the industry, who offered variations and personal perspectives on the theme: ‘Facing the Future – Together.’ The conference was led by keynote speaker, Chairman of India … Continue reading It’s a Wrap on India Association Congress’ 8th Annual Conference

Testing Attendees Before Events to Radically Improve Safety

The coronavirus pandemic continues to hamper progress in the reopening of several industries, not the least the Events business. Though we continue to successfully move programmes online, there’s no denying just how much everyone’s been missing live events, not to mention the economic downfall arising from the shuttering of conferences and exhibitions. Measures like temperature … Continue reading Testing Attendees Before Events to Radically Improve Safety

Are event contracts changing forever?

C&IT’s international survey of nearly 2,000 MICE professionals has found that 69% of events were not covered by insurance amid COVID-19 cancellations. Just 6% of events were insured against COVID-19, while a quarter of people said they didn’t know whether or not they were insured. The figures were reflected fairly evenly across the UK, Asia … Continue reading Are event contracts changing forever?

Face-to-Face Events Will be More Powerful !

It’s hard not to wonder what a post-COVID-19 world looks like for event agencies, producers, designers, and suppliers—but one overwhelming prediction is that experiential marketing will become highly digital. Who could disagree? As we had advanced live experiences with AR, VR, and streaming, these tech-focused tie-ins that were always viewed as “optional” will soon be … Continue reading Face-to-Face Events Will be More Powerful !