The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) in partnership with the Corporate Event Marketing Association (CEMA) is offering a series of interactive webinars to help business event professionals understand and meet the COVID-19 crisis.
In a message sent today to business event professionals, PCMA CEO and president Sherrif Karamat explained that the association is committed to getting essential resources to industry members everywhere to help them undertake complex assessments and ensure the safety of their participants on-site and in their host communities during the outbreak.
The webinars will be held from March 10 to March 19, 2020. Click on links for more information and to register.
- Tuesday, March 10 @ 3:30pm CT — Get the Facts on COVID-19 with Dr. Robin Patel, Mayo Clinic
- Thursday, March 12 @ 1:00pm CT — Is Your Event Covered in a Crisis Situation? – Barbara Dunn, Esq., Barnes & Thornburg LLP
- Tuesday, March 17 @ 1:00pm CT — Crisis Contract Preparedness for Suppliers – Lisa Devlin, Esq., Devlin Law Firm P.C
- Thursday, March 19 @ 1:00pm CT — Lessons Learned from Toronto’s 2003 SARS Outbreak – Sherrif Karamat and Bruce MacMillan, PCMA
Karamat also said that PCMA has begun working with its leadership, infectious disease experts, regional advisory boards, business partners and its members to define the foundational objectives of its COVID-19 recovery efforts.