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The situation around the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is rapidly evolving and the number of cases in Michigan is growing rapidly. There is a variety of information that corporations, health care professionals, business owners, and the public are coming across as we all work together for the best path to protect public health. Meeting Planners are taking an active role in completing the task to help organizations adjust to the changing daily needs arising from this world wide pandemic. This site will feature information to help the meeting planning/ event community. Below are links to resources and information.
PCMA is also offering a series of webinars:
-Tuesday, March 10, 3:30 p.m. CT —Get the Facts on COVID-19 with Dr. Robin Patel, Mayo Clinic
-Thursday, March 12, 1:00 p.m. CT — Is Your Event Covered in a Crisis Situation? – Barbara Dunn, Esq., Barnes & Thornburg LLP
-Tuesday, March 17, 1:00 p.m. CT — Crisis Contract Preparedness for Suppliers – Lisa Devlin, Esq., Devlin Law Firm P.C
-Thursday, March 19, 1:00 p.m. CT — Lessons Learned from Toronto’s 2003 SARS Outbreak – Sherrif Karamat and Bruce MacMillan, PCMA
Detroit Regional Chamber As key decisions are being made about business operations in preparation for any effects of the COVID-19, it’s important to hear from state leaders at the front lines and subject matter experts who can help navigate the risks. The Chamber will be hosting a COVID-19 Tele-Town Hall Series, with regular guest speakers, to help businesses prepare for the impact of the virus. Following each presentation, there will be a Q&A portion to share your most pressing needs and get answers real-time. For more news and resources for handling COVID-19, visit detroitchamber.com/coronavirus
SBAM (Small Business Association of Michigan) Daily Briefings on FaceBook at 3pm. SBAM is providing weekday daily briefing to help small businesses navigate the COVID-19 crisis. https://www.sbam.org/Resources/COVID-19-Resources
Detroit District Dental Society - Coronavirus Information for Dentists
Michigan State Medical Society -- COVID-19 Resource Center for Physicians and Patients
Small Business Association of Michigan - Information for all small business in Michigan
Oakland County Health Division -- Coronavirus Disease 2019 information
Michigan Society of Association Executives -- COVID-19 Resource Hub
U.S. Chamber of Commerce -- Combating the Coronavirus
Detroit Metro Visitors and Convention Bureau -- Event Cancellations & Postponements & Where to Order Carry-out
Special D Events -- Meeting Planner Resources
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Watch the Destination Michigan/MPI MIchigan Chapter webinar, "Navigating COVID-19 in the Michigan Meetings Industry" (originally aired 3/20/2020) https://livestream.com/accounts/27453194/events/9046450
Planner Guidance from WHO for Keeping Attendees Safe from COVID-19 https://www.smartmeetings.com/tips-tools/124498/planner-tips-who-attendees-covid-19-free
8 Steps for Marketing Your Virtual Event https://www.pcma.org/convene/
Coronavirus and Event Insurance: Answers to Your Burning Questions https://www.meetingmentormag.com/march-2020/coronavirus-and-event-insurance-answers-to-your-burning-questions/
Conference Direct Meeting Mentor Online Insiders’ Guide to Event Coronavirus Precautions https://www.meetingmentormag.com/march-2020/4-essential-coronavirus-related-contract-tips-you-probably-dont-know/
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