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Risk Management Gets a Boost: Customizable Event Insurance Debuts

MeetingsNet

With significant guidance from industry association Destinations International, the insurance and risk-management firm Anderson Benson has rolled out coverage for event disruption and cancellation that allows host organizations to put together a policy specific to their needs.

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To Risk or Not to Risk? Insider tips on risk management with Paul Cook

Event Age by Swapcard

Risk will never go away.”. Event Experiences Event Community Hybrid events In-person events Podcast

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Risk Management: Addressing Meeting Emergencies When the Industry Resumes

SmartMeetings

How will meeting professionals address risk post-COVID-19? Why should meeting professionals address risk? If you were a client looking to contract with a meeting planner or a company, which would you want to work with one that did not address risk? Why should you address risk?

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Preparation is the Key to Risk Management

Smart Meetings

Risk management is a dedicated preparedness rather than simply a mental exercise, according to Lisa Sommer Devlin, the most recent Smart Meetings webinar host. In her talk, “Risk Management 101,” she outlined strategies for dealing with the risks of the industry, as well as how to actively avoid them. Your job, when dealing with risk management, is to protect your organization,” Devlin said. Financial Risks. Legal Risks.

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HEINEKEN’s Magne Setnes: Resiliency, Risk Management, and “The Swiss Army Knife” CSCO

Management Events

Join him and many other industry leaders in Management Events’ 600Minutes Supply Chain Management event in the Netherlands. Tackling supply chain risk management and initiating change in operating models. In managing this, scenario planning becomes very important.

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Sofia van Berlekom: Why Risk Management and Business Continuity Must Exist Together

Management Events

The last 18 months have been synonymous with risk and uncertainty. More organizations are pushing risk management initiatives to the top of their agenda to prepare for unprecedented threats in the new world of work. Gain insights: Join Sofia van Berlekom’s keynote session, Mastering the Art of Communication: How to effectively communicate risk from shop floor to senior management at the 600Minutes Risk & Compliance event in Sweden.

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Are You Minding These 5 Risk Management Gaps?

MeetingsNet

While a new report finds meeting risk management much improved over the past three years, these areas still need attention. Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetingsread more.

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The Importance of Risk Management in Events Planning

Eventinterface

This is why risk management is crucial for event planners. CRAFTING A PLAN Risk planning sessions should always occur in the early stages of planning, with new ideas and insights added as the event draws near. THE RISK FACTORS TO CONSIDER Risk management involves a lot of aspects. Some risk factors include: Partner compensation, ranging from partner organizations to suppliers.

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Risk Management 101 with Jordan Atherton, 1st Global

Connect Your Meetings

With today’s headlines, risk management is on every event professional’s radar. The best way to take steps toward protecting your attendees in the case of emergency is to have a clear emergency management plan for each event you host. While creating a comprehensive risk management plan takes significant time and effort, there are a handful of steps you can immediately implement into your existing events to help get you started.

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Into the Wild(erness Risk Management Conference)

PCMA Convene

While these questions might sound like the premise of the latest action-adventure blockbuster, for the outdoor enthusiasts and professionals who attended the 2017 Wilderness Risk Management Conference (WRMC), they are the daunting — and very serious — considerations they have to prepare for. A highpoint of the conference, according to WRMC Manager Gabi Kilko-Jackson, was held off site in Portland’s Casco Bay. “We ILLUSTRATION BY CARMEN SEGOVIA.

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The 3 “A”s of Risk Management

MeetingsNet

Today’s planners need to know how to effectively anticipate, assess, and address potential security concerns from hostage situations to natural disasters. read more. Association Toolbox Corporate Toolbox Incentive Meeting Planning Safety & Security

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7 Steps to Creating a Proactive Medical Risk Management Plan

MeetingsNet

Here are the steps he recommends to create a proactive medical risk management plan. Identify all of the health risks that could be associated with your program. Spero says to include the routine medical emergencies that could happen to anyone at any time, such as a cardiac event or a slip and fall, but also think about the risks specific to your event and your host locale. Determine ways to mitigate as many risks as possible.

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MeetingsNet Debuts New Conference Dedicated to Risk Management

MeetingsNet

MeetingsNet, the meeting industry’s premier resource for news, business intelligence, ideas and more, today launched Risk360, a new one-day conference focusing on risk management for meetings and events professionals. This one-of-a-kind one-day conference features multi-perspective experts from the legal, law enforcement, and military training fields who will provide a full-spectrum exploration of safety, security, and risk management for meetings and events.

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Conference Organizers: What Is Your Duty of Care?

Velvet Chainsaw

As you develop your plan, consider these four difficult questions and how to incorporate your responses in your risk-management planning: Will our preventive measures align with health authority guidelines or will we invest in extra precautions?

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MPI Announces New Courses to Address Security, Risk Management

SmartMeetings

Less than 50 percent of meeting planners have risk management plans in place for their events, said Paul Van Deventer, president and CEO of Meeting Professionals International (MPI), in remarks given at WEC 2017 on Tuesday. To help meeting planners handle risk and other issues that are trending in today’s climate, MPl is adding a slew of educational offerings on a wide variety of topics.

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Five Risk Management Tips For Your Holiday Event

Event Leadership Institute

The answer is two words: risk management. Event organizers and hosts are responsible for the safety and well-being of their guests and the risks associated with events, in particular the serving of alcohol can be especially daunting. But in addition to alcohol there are many other potential risks that an event planner needs to plan for and mitigate in order to stay in Santa’s good books. Alcohol Management. Event Management

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Why Risk Management Is an Essential Part of Planning an Event

Floktu

Risk management is an essential aspect of project management and, more specifically, in planning an event. Risk” can be defined as any unwanted event or situation that can lead to the failure of your project or event. There are different types of risks such as social, political, cultural or financial, and they all need to be taken into consideration. Here are some of the risks and reasons why risk management is crucial for each event.

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The Difference Between Financial and Management Accounting, and Why Should an Association Leader Know This

StraussCA

Association management has two primary areas of accounting that are highly important: financial and managerial accounting. Read more about the duties of a board of directors and financial management in this article written by my colleague.

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How to Handle the Loss of an Association’s Accounting Software

StraussCA

For more financial tips on managing a crisis, see our previous articles: [link]. The post How to Handle the Loss of an Association’s Accounting Software appeared first on Strauss event & association management.

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Crisis Communication: Tips for Event Safety

Event Leadership Institute

One of the advantages of putting together a crisis communication plan (CCP) is how much it can actually relieve the pressure of managing an unknown (or even a known) safety incident. Uncategorized event risk management

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Are You Planning A Safe Event?

Endless Events

If you do not secure your cables and wires, you run the risk of guests tripping and hurting themselves. If you do not have a properly trained professional AV and production team, it is more likely elements of your event will go wrong and peoples’ safety could be at risk.

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Hiring Interns: How it Benefits an Association

StraussCA

As Strauss event & association management’s Event Manager, I found our recent intern, Jessica Carruthers, helped me to consider and employ new strategies and techniques in the event industry.

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The Event Vax Debate Uncovers Legal, Health and Moral Questions

Smart Meetings

The conversation started out by setting a legal foundation for what is allowed and how to manage risk. “Do Meeting professionals leading the way back to the convention center are increasingly finding themselves between a pandemic and a hard decision.

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Understanding Your Association’s Budgets and Cashflow

StraussCA

Budgets and cashflow analysis are important management tools to allow an association to properly manage their performance, allowing them to plan and make informed decisions relating to planning, resource allocations and funding requirements.

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Webinar: Digital Experience Institute Office Hours

PCMA Convene

Digital Events Event Strategy & Design COVID-19 covid-19-latest Risk Management Strategic Planning

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20 Global Meeting FAQs

MeetingsNet

Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Event Planning Global Events

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Magnus Solberg: Does Your Organization Have a Robust Security Culture?

Management Events

We speak with Magnus Solberg, VP & Head of Security Governance at Storebrand, on his experience building the company’s security culture, the link between cybersecurity and risk management, and more. . How are cybersecurity and risk management connected in today’s organizations? .

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Protected: What You Need to Know about KRACK to Help Keep Your Attendees’ Data Safe

PCMA Convene

To view it please enter your password below: Password: Apps AV + Connectivity Event Design Logistics Risk Management TechnologyThis content is password protected.

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Webinar: Security Considerations For Your Next Event

PCMA Convene

Brought to you by: Event Strategy & Design COVID-19 Meeting or Event Design Risk Management Strategic PlanningAttendee safety has always been a top priority for any event organizer, and now the world is on high alert.

2020 52
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Webinar: How Indy is Successfully Hosting Live Events Right Now

PCMA Convene

Sponsored by: Audience Acquisition & Engagement Business of Events Digital Events Event Strategy & Design COVID-19 Meeting or Event Design Risk Management Strategic PlanningIndy has welcomed over 50,000 attendees, across 21 live events and 65-days, with no known COVID cases.

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Webinar: Digital Experience Institute Office Hours

PCMA Convene

Digital Events COVID-19 Risk Management Strategic PlanningIn the DEI Office Hours series, we discuss digital event resources that are available, idea share and answer questions for taking your events digital in the wake of COVID-19.

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Webinar: Digital Experience Institute Office Hours

PCMA Convene

Digital Events COVID-19 Risk Management Strategic PlanningIn the DEI Office Hours series, we discuss digital event resources that are available, idea share and answer questions for taking your events digital in the wake of COVID-19.

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Webinar: Digital Experience Institute Office Hours

PCMA Convene

Digital Events COVID-19 Risk Management Strategic PlanningIn the DEI Office Hours series, we discuss digital event resources that are available, idea share and answer questions for taking your events digital in the wake of COVID-19.

2020 52
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Webinar: Digital Experience Institute Office Hours

PCMA Convene

Digital Events COVID-19-latest COVID-19 Risk Management Strategic PlanningIn the DEI Office Hours series, we discuss digital event resources that are available, idea share and answer questions for taking your events digital in the wake of COVID-19.

2020 52
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Webinar: Digital Experience Institute Office Hours

PCMA Convene

Digital Events COVID-19-latest COVID-19 Risk Management Strategic Planning

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Event Security & Logistics 101: Best Practices for Minimizing Risk

Social Tables

Below, we’ll dive into recommended practices for managing crowd control and keeping the logistics spot on. Either way, you’ll still need an organized plan for checking attendees in and managing crowd control. Step 2: Gauge Attendee Risk. Are there any attendees or guests that may pose a risk? However, you should identify potential risks. Staff needs to be versed in managing large numbers of people and exerting authority when need be.

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7 Tactics Event Planners Can Borrow from Project Managers

Pathable

technology technology tools project management risk management strategic meetings management strategic planning events industryA great event is the result of smart planning and a thoughtful, creative, and organized approach.

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3 Cybersecurity Questions You Need to Answer Now

MeetingsNet

Association Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Risk ManagementNow that even hacker conventions are being hacked, you need to shore up your cyber defenses to keep your data, and your attendees’ data, safe. read more.

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Distance Learning and Online Community in Response to COVID-19

Pathable

While there have been some high-profile cancellations across the industry, for the most part, we're seeing many clients continue to hold their in-person events, issuing prudent precautions and advisories to their attendees to minimize risk.

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Webinar: Keeping Everyone Safe When We Return To Face-to-Face

PCMA Convene

Event Strategy & Design COVID-19 Meeting or Event Design Risk Management Strategic PlanningMeetings and events are going to look very different when the industry returns to face-to-face in light of COVID-19.

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