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In a 90-minute webinar this week, USTA guided more than 1,000 participants through highlights of the 880-page, $2-trillion-plus CARES Act.

U.S. Travel Association Unpacks CARES Act for the Travel Industry

digital events
Event strategists are being called upon to quickly transform face-to-face experiences into digital events in response to travel restrictions and social distancing measures imposed worldwide due to COVID-19.

Time Is a Major Consideration for Digital Events

Don Neal and Beth Surmont of marketing, strategy, and experience agency 360 Live Media talk about how to approach taking your face-to-face event digital during the COVID-19 crisis — and how that should make your next live event a big improvement over your last one.

How Is COVID-19 Transforming the Events Landscape?

Alexander Party Rentals
As hospitals in some major U.S. cities near the brink of capacity, businesses across the event industry spectrum — including tent-rental companies like Alexander Party Rentals — are quickly realizing that they can step up to help.

A Life-Saving Pivot During the COVID-19 Crisis

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act provides relief for workers and businesses that have been devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Congress Passes Historic $2 Trillion Coronavirus Economic Relief Bill

In the midst of anxiety-producing headlines caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the editors at Convene share the recent stories that have offered them a sense of hope

These Are the Things That Made Us Smile This Week

As event organizers are forced to pivot from face-to-face meetings to online events due to the coronavirus pandemic, Digitell, Inc. has solutions with its virtual events offerings.

How Digitell’s Virtual Events Strategy Is Helping Planners Amid COVID-19 Pandemic 

How can business leaders manage the stress and uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic? According to Jerry Colonna, it’s all about embracing fear instead of denying it.

Leading Your Team Through COVID-19

An event designer has been fast-tracking efforts to create a virtual 5K fundraiser where participants run, walk, or jog independently and report their results online.

COVID-19 Causes 5K Fundraiser to Go Virtual