CASE STUDY: How Meeting Planners Can Leverage Contact Tracing for Safer Meeting Environments

At ALHI's annual staff meeting in January, 50 attendees gathered for two days of informational sessions at the Fairmont Hotel in Austin, TX. In addition to maintaining CDC guidelines such as physical distancing, mask wearing and hand sanitizing stations, our Vice Pr...
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Safe Meeting Planning Hot Topics

Since late-July, ALHI has planned and executed nine face-to-face events ranging in size, location, duration, and format including hybrid experiences with both in-person and online audiences engaging together. We've shared our learnings, and engaged with planners acr...
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Great Ways ALHI Hotels are Adapting Amenities Amid COVID-19

ALHI member hotels have been busy developing innovative amenities during the COVID-19 pandemic. They've reinvented outdoor dining, wellness and meeting spaces and created in-room fitness programs. One hotel even built a production set that's designed to stream m...
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8 Things We've Learned About Hybrid Event Production

Lessons from the trenches of hybrid meeting planning 8. Your face-to-face event must follow every safety protocol according to the CDC.  7. Don't let technology rule the show. Sarah Soliman Daudin of Soliman Productions is a former broadcast television...
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In Case You Missed It: Notes from The Path Forward Event Nov. 11

Highlights of the Industry Review session, featuring U.S. Travel Association and Meeting Professionals International On Wednesday, November 11, ALHI hosted a multi-city hybrid event that connected 1000 guests across 4 events in the U.S. and a virtual audience from acr...
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