As businesses start adapting to a new normal, Meetings & Events are also slowly returning – but with many factors to consider. In a survey led by Marriott Bonvoy, Marriott International’s travel program, on the expectations of Meetings & Events in the new normal, half of those surveyed are planning to continue with offline events (50%).
However, there is a high volume of concerns around government regulations (45%), and safety and hygiene standards of venue (30%), amongst many others.
The survey reached more than 500 respondents including event and meeting planners, administrative support staff and those in management roles across multiple industries in APEC. Read more…..
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