mia welcomes landmark business interruption insurance ruling

Event Industry News

The Meetings Industry Association has welcomed today’s high court ruling on business interruption insurance polices, which suggests COVID-19 claims should be paid in most cases if policies had pandemic or notifiable disease clauses.

Event Insurance: A Guide to Cost, Coverage, and Claims

GEVME

Therefore, the best way to be prepared and protected is to be insured. . What is Event Insurance? There are different types of event insurance coverage , and event managers can purchase the most relevant coverage for their needs. Event insurance provides general liability coverage for events, and like any insurance, it also protects its owners from any financial losses. Why you need event insurance. What does the event insurance cover?

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Insurance Companies Limit Event Coverage for Coronavirus

EventMB

If you’re thinking about adding coronavirus coverage to your next event’s insurance policy, you’re already too late. Mirroring their reaction to terrorism clauses following 9/11, insurance companies have gone into lockdown, making it practically impossible to add epidemic coverage to your event policy if it’s not already in place. The post Insurance Companies Limit Event Coverage for Coronavirus by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link].

Event Insurance: How to Protect Your Event From Threats

EventMB

There are a lot of complexities around event insurance, particularly in terms of event terrorism cover. The face of terrorism is changing and so is the need for event terrorism insurance. The post Event Insurance: How to Protect Your Event From Threats by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Event Management security insurance event insurance event cover

Event Insurance Explained

Eventbrite

Learn why event insurance is a must-have. The post Event Insurance Explained appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Event Management Event Planning Featured February Leadership / Management Operations / Logistics Owner Event insurance events 101 health and safety regulations Risk assesementIf someone gets hurt at your event or you have to cancel last-minute what would that mean for your business?

Event Insurance 101 – The Ultimate Guide 

Endless Events

You’re here because you’ve realized you need event insurance and have questions. . This guide will walk you through everything you need to know: Why you need event insurance. The different types of event insurance. The cost of event insurance. And even obtaining a certificate of insurance for the event. . Ready to conquer the big bad world of event insurance? Insurance Turtle dance party via Giphy. Why is Event Insurance Necessary?

An Introduction to Event Insurance Essentials

Event Leadership Institute

While certain occurrences can be handled by quick thinking and taking preventative measures, other things that could go wrong may require insurance. As a result, it’s important for event and meeting planners to have a good grasp of basic insurance principles to ensure that they have the proper coverage for their events. Key Insurance Terms. In order to gain an understanding of insurance for events, it’s important that you understand the jargon. Weather insurance.

The AEO and Hiscox Event Insurance renew partnership in 2020

Event Industry News

The Association of Event Organisers (AEO) has renewed its partnership with Hiscox, leaders in specialist insurance, for the 13 th consecutive year. With over 30 years’ experience of delivering specialist insurance policies to the events industry, we trust them to deliver an unmatchable service to our members, minimising the impact of the unexpected.”. Brand & Agencies News AEO Association of Event Organisers Event Insurance Hiscox Insurance

Insurance For Virtual Events – What You Need to Know

Eventsforce

We spoke to the experts at Event Insurance Services to understand more about the top insurance concerns around virtual events and what key areas organisers should think about before taking their next event online. Events have always required comprehensive insurance policies.

Event Cancellation Insurance: How Much Can It Help?

Special Events

Event cancellation insurance is important, but be sure you understand what you're paying for

EventTribe Live Show: How to Get Event Insurance Right

Eventbrite

How up to speed are you with insurance for your event? Our next EventTribe live event tackles the big event insurance questions. The post EventTribe Live Show: How to Get Event Insurance Right appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. At the Event Event Management Event Planning January Leadership / Management Owner Promoter Event insurance event-planning insurance for eventsJoin us on January 24th!

Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event

EventMB

The post Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link]. In the age of COVID-19, you're penalized if you cancel preemptively, and you're penalized if you don't act as early as you can to mitigate damages — not to mention the lawsuit potential for putting people at risk. As the coronavirus rapidly spreads around the world — the total number of confirmed cases as […].

EventTribe Live Show: How to Get Event Insurance Right

Eventbrite

How up to speed are you with insurance for your event? Our next EventTribe live event tackles the big event insurance questions. The post EventTribe Live Show: How to Get Event Insurance Right appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. At the Event Event Management Event Planning January Leadership / Management Owner Promoter Event insurance event-planning insurance for eventsJoin us on January 24th!

Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event

EventMB

The post Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event by Victoria Copans appeared first on [link]. In the age of COVID-19, you're penalized if you cancel preemptively, and you're penalized if you don't act as early as you can to mitigate damages — not to mention the lawsuit potential for putting people at risk. As the coronavirus rapidly spreads around the world — the total number of confirmed cases as […].

Eventinterface partners with Next Wave Insurance Services to offer your attendees event insurance

Eventinterface

We are thrilled to announce that your event attendees, sponsors and exhibitors will now be able to purchase insurance when signing up for your events. The good news is that Eventinterface has partnered with Next Wave Insurance Services offering a solution to the typical “no refund” policy associated with registration fees and conference-related travel. DISCLOSURE: This plan provides insurance coverage that only applies to the covered trip or event. Normal. false. false.

Eventinterface partners with Next Wave Insurance Services to offer your attendees event insurance

Eventinterface

We are thrilled to announce that your event attendees, sponsors and exhibitors will now be able to purchase insurance when signing up for your events. The good news is that Eventinterface has partnered with Next Wave Insurance Services offering a solution to the typical “no refund” policy associated with registration fees and conference-related travel. DISCLOSURE: This plan provides insurance coverage that only applies to the covered trip or event. Normal. false. false.

Terrorist Attack Impacting Travel Plans? You May be Insured

SmartMeetings

Many who were not able to secure accommodations from their airline turned to travel insurance in the hopes that plans without a terror add-on would still cover adjustments, even though a travel advisory has not been issued by the government. Some travel insurance cover extra expenses for changing tickets after an attack. Even if they don’t, some credit card companies include travel accident insurance that may offer some protection.

Ask the Expert: The Importance of Event Insurance

Eventsforce

Event insurance helps organisers protect their events against unexpected situations which would otherwise leave them subject to hefty costs, potential lawsuits and loss of business. In fact, planning for event insurance is something that should be at the top of an organiser’s to-do list as leaving it late may mean not finding the cover you need. Have a look at what she had to say: What type of insurance do you need for organising an event?

COVID-19 and Event Insurance: What You Need to Know

Eventsforce

Many are also having to deal with the financial consequences of cancelling and rescheduling events – which adds another level of burden especially when it comes to dealing with insurance cover. So what are some of the critical things organisers need to understand about event insurance in the current climate? What should you realistically expect from your insurance provider if you’re cancelling an event and how can you prepare for the future?

Impressive 10 year AEO partner tenure for Hiscox Event Insurance

Event Industry News

Hiscox has renewed its partnership with the Association of Event Organisers (AEO) in 2017 to provide specialist insurance advice to event organisers. Chris Skeith, Chief Executive of AEO, says: “With over 30 years’ experience of delivering specialist insurance policies to the events […]. The post Impressive 10 year AEO partner tenure for Hiscox Event Insurance appeared first on Event Industry News.

Protecting Your Event with Contracts and Insurance

MeetingsNet

Hannah Kinnersley. Don’t let a series of unfortunate events derail your conference. Don’t let a series of unfortunate events derail your conference. Thorough and appropriate contract coverage is a must. read more. Negotiating & Contracts

Insurance for Third Party Meeting Planners

Planner WIre

Finding general liability insurance if you are a meeting or event planner can be a royal pain in the ass. Most regular insurance agents don’t want deal with us so they lump rap and heavy metal producers alongside pharma meeting planners and special event planners. Thankfully, there are solutions for us third party meeting and event planning types, but first, let’s look at the reasons why you might need general liability insurance. You need insurance.

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What Travelers Should Know About Terrorism & Travel Insurance

SmartMeetings

And according to John Cook, founder of travel insurance comparison site QuoteWright.com , that’s a good thing. “My According to travel insurance shopping site Squaremouth.com , the number of people searching for terrorism coverage increased by an average of 167 percent in the months after the attacks in Paris and Brussels. What to Know About Travel Insurance. Read the fine print, and consult an insurance agent when you come across something you don’t understand.

Insurance for Third Party Meeting Planners

Planner WIre

Finding general liability insurance if you are a meeting or event planner can be a royal pain in the ass. Most regular insurance agents don’t want deal with us so they lump rap and heavy metal producers alongside pharma meeting planners and special event planners. Thankfully, there are solutions for us third party meeting and event planning types, but first, let’s look at the reasons why you might need general liability insurance. You need insurance.

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10 Best Ideas of the Week: a Virtual-Reality Mars Installation, Kitchen-Knife Signage, a Bear-Inspired Insurance Activation

BizBash

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Insurance For Conferences and Special Events; What Planners Need to Know

Planner WIre

But if you neglect to also spend a few minutes examining your special events insurance needs, you may be setting you and your organization up for legal trouble. Whether you need special events insurance or not depends on a number of things — not the least of which include how you are planning the event, where it is going to be held, how many people are going to be there, and what types of things you will be doing. Think of your insurance as layers of protection.

Insurance For Conferences and Special Events; What Planners Need to Know

Planner WIre

But if you neglect to also spend a few minutes examining your special events insurance needs, you may be setting you and your organization up for legal trouble. Whether you need special events insurance or not depends on a number of things — not the least of which include how you are planning the event, where it is going to be held, how many people are going to be there, and what types of things you will be doing. Think of your insurance as layers of protection.

Insurance For Conferences and Special Events; What Planners Need to Know

Planner WIre

But if you neglect to also spend a few minutes examining your special events insurance needs, you may be setting you and your organization up for legal trouble. Whether you need special events insurance or not depends on a number of things — not the least of which include how you are planning the event, where it is going to be held, how many people are going to be there, and what types of things you will be doing. Think of your insurance as layers of protection.

Hiscox Action Group and the Night Time Industries Association have formed an alliance to force Hiscox Insurance to settle business interruption claims

Event Industry News

The Hiscox Action Group and the Night Time Industries Association (NTIA) have today announced that they are forming an alliance to put pressure on Hiscox Insurance to pay out on its business interruption policies. The two groups represent over 500 Hiscox policy holders with total insurance cover of over £50 million, For many of the policy holders, access to these insurance funds is the difference between their businesses surviving and going under.

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Insurance for Third Party Meeting Planners

Planner WIre

Finding general liability insurance if you are a meeting or event planner can be a royal pain in the ass. No kidding. It sucks on a level Hoover and Dyson cannot even begin to … Continue. Business Event Planning

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Why is Coronavirus Forcing Planners to Cancel Events?

EventMB

Event Trends event insurance coronavirus news. First the Mobile World Congress, then Cisco, then Facebook. Large events are being canceled around the world over fears of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Is this wave of cancellations justified or is it just an overreaction? Last week was one that the event industry will remember for a while. We have to go back to […]. The post Why is Coronavirus Forcing Planners to Cancel Events? by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link].

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How Events Create Sales Success at Pacific Life Insurance

Cvent

Last year, they single handedly saved the Group Meetings process for their sales team at Pacific Life Insurance, increasing sales by an incredible 15%. The post How Events Create Sales Success at Pacific Life Insurance appeared first on Cvent Blog. To say Lauren Didier and her team are a success story would be an understatement. Taking Events to the Next Level. Because the program was originally cumbersome to manage, the sales team could only execute handful of events each year.

Re-incorporating Sustainability into the Future of Meetings

SmartMeetings

While meetings professionals and the hospitality partners they work with have been understandably focused on the health and safety of event attendees since the appearance of the COVID-19 pandemic, both groups realize the continued importance of incorporating sustainability measures into those events, as well.

Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event

Skift

Read the Complete Story On Skift. Meetings & Events Travel Services coronavirus events and conferences events innovation meetings and events

Insurers prepare for Obamacare, round two

Audience Partners

It’s about the quality of [consumer] acquisition,” said Matt Henry, vice president of health care for Audience Partners, a data-driven marketing firm that counts several insurers as clients. “To To make this whole thing work financially, the ratio of people aged 18 to 34 in an insurance plan needs to hit 37.5%,” he said. Originally Published in Crain’s New York Business. Companies compete for health reform’s stragglers and comparison shoppers. “It’s

Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event

EventMB

The post Cancellation Insurance Fallout: The Cost of Doing the Right Thing With Your Event by Victoria Copans appeared first on [link]. In the age of COVID-19, you're penalized if you cancel preemptively, and you're penalized if you don't act as early as you can to mitigate damages — not to mention the lawsuit potential for putting people at risk. As the coronavirus rapidly spreads around the world — the total number of confirmed cases as […].

Advancing Virtual Elements in Future Meetings

SmartMeetings

Sixty percent of the 450+ participants in the August Financial & Insurance Professionals (FICP) Chats said at least 50 percent of their meetings and events through the end of 2020 will or have converted to fully virtual.

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Force Majeure: Will it Really Help Cancelled Events?

Skift

Coronavirus and Hospitality Meetings & Events Travel Services coronavirus insuranceRead the Complete Story On Skift.

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3 Fintech Startups to Watch Next Month

PCMA Convene

EXCLUSIVE— Fintech is continuing to grow, as more startups across payments, insurance, blockchain, and other areas carve out niches for themselves in the financial ecosystem. Cryptocurrency Exclusive Insurance Mobile Online BlockChain chip Culu Honcho InsurTech Mobile Payments online payments payments startups startups to watch

The Future of Meetings Starts with Rebuilding Trust

SmartMeetings

Those steps, and others, will be necessary to both reduce risk and assure transient travelers and event groups that safety is everyone’s top priority, according to more than 300 participants in the first-ever virtual Financial & Insurance Professionals (FICP) Chats last week.

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