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Top-Notch Safety Initiations at the Overland Park Convention Center By Sara Romo, CMP Nestled in Kansas City’s outer limits, the Overland Park Convention Center is setting the standard for meetings and events in Kansas.  According to Exhibitor Magazine, this facility is known as the Best Small Convention Center in North America, and it continues to

MEET Kansas is closely monitoring the state of facilities around Kansas with live updates.  Their back-to-business venue resource displays meeting and event spaces that are open, reopening, or permanently closed in the Central, Eastern, and Western regions.  The following categories are featured in this resource:  Casinos Convention Centers Hotels and Resorts Museums Teambuilding Facilities Restaurants  In addition, each facility listing contains a link

The Event Safety Alliance recently released a reopening guide for event professionals that provides several checklists and considerations to make going forward, thus paving the way for safer functions as everyone begins gathering again. This resource covers crucial aspects planners will need to account for under the “new normal”. Featured topics include: Determining when it

Reflecting the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. hotel industry reported significant year-over-year declines in the three key performance metrics during the week of 19-25 April 2020, according to data from STR. In comparison with the week of 21-27 April 2019, the industry recorded the following: Occupancy: -62.2% to 26.0% Average daily rate (ADR):