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Destinations International Welcomes New Director of Meetings

Gail Mutnik has joined Destinations International in the newly created position of director of meetings. Mutnick, who has more than 30 years of association experience, will join the organization on March 19. (Destinations International)

Inaugural IBTM Asia Pacific 2020 Moved to Next Year

Reed Travel Exhibitions has announced that it has postponed the inaugural edition of IBTM Asia Pacific in Singapore, planned for April 6–8 to April 13–14, 2021 after carefully taking the risks associated with COVID-19 into consideration. (pcma)

What Sustainable Aviation Fuel Means for Greener Airplane Travel

Sustainable fuel — like the kind used during this year's World Economic Forum in Davos — represents a significant opportunity for commercial aviation to reduce its carbon emissions so that flying remains a responsible choice for travelers. (CNN)

COVID-19: Is Your Event Covered?

An attorney shares how event organizers can ensure that their organization is fully prepared to address the impact of COVID-19 in terms of its contracts, insurance, and communications. (pcma)

Gaylord Rockies to Expand Resort Near Denver Airport

Colorado’s largest hotel, the 1,501-room Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center, is adding another 317 rooms as part of an $80-million expansion effort that will get underway this spring. (Denver Post)

Dream Hotel Group Plans Las Vegas Property

Set to open across the street from the Mandalay Bay Resort, the 450-room Dream Las Vegas will have seven dining and nightlife venues and 12,000 sq. feet of private meetings and events space. (Travel Weekly)