Deutsche Welle answers frequently asked questions

Ten Questions and Answers about Traveling to Germany

Deutsche Welle answers frequently asked questions

The European tourism sector is slowly picking up again and many international travelers are asking themselves: What do I have to be aware of? Deutsche Welle answered the ten most frequently asked questions regarding the current entry restrictions in Germany.
Interview with Diane Pentaleri-Otto, Director of International Sales at the Estrel Berlin

“Human beings possess a high level of ingenuity”

Interview with Diane Pentaleri-Otto, Director of International Sales at the Estrel Berlin

The eventcrisis-team has spoken with Diane Pentaleri-Otto, Director of International Sales at the Estrel Berlin. She is convinced that the MICE-industry is well on its way of navigating through this crisis and that it must continue to keep matters of sustainability and work-life balance in sight.  
Wearable solutions to monitor physical distance

New devices for corona-compliant live events

Wearable solutions to monitor physical distance

The Dutch company CrowdLED has developed wearable solutions to ensure compliance with distance rules and maximum attendance at trade fairs, conferences and events.
Interview with Bill McCoy, CEO and founder of Imagine Experience

“Our ability to evolve will galvanize our relationships”

Interview with Bill McCoy, CEO and founder of Imagine Experience

Bill McCoy, CEO and founder of Imagine Experience, has generously shared some of his organization’s adapted approaches with the eventcrisis-team. He is confident that the crisis will be overcome, but also emphasizes on the fundamental importance of creating and maintaining an efficient organization.
Cancellation of IMEX America: A message from Ray Bloom and Carina Bauer

“We will meet again"

Cancellation of IMEX America: A message from Ray Bloom and Carina Bauer

Ray Bloom and Carina Bauer announced that they have made the difficult decision to cancel IMEX America 2020, due to take place at the Sands Expo, Las Vegas from September 15-17.
Three Months into The Crisis: Status Quo and Comeback Strategies

New date: GCB’s Second Virtual Chat

Three Months into The Crisis: Status Quo and Comeback Strategies

The GCB German Convention Bureau in New York City is organizing a new virtual chat on Tuesday, June 9th, with planners and suppliers from Germany and the US.
Interview with Mark Spivey, Director of International Sales at Maritim

“COVID-19 has severely decimated our industry”

Interview with Mark Spivey, Director of International Sales at Maritim

Mark Spivey, Director of International Sales at Maritim, has spoken with the eventcrisis-team and has generously shared some of Maritim’s key learnings from the ongoing crisis. In this conversation he also emphasized on the major role of health matters for the hospitality sector in the future.
PCMA Convene editors publish latest survey results

COVID-19 Recovery Dashboard

PCMA Convene editors publish latest survey results

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the event industry’s virtual standstill. For this reason, PCMA has been conducting its biweekly survey and has asked event professionals and suppliers about their expectations and planning for the future.