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Recommendations for event planners

By The Newsroom Guide Editorial Team.

Last edited by Ted Han. Created .

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Deciding whether to have a meeting or event

Given all the guidance from health authorities about limiting social gatherings to as few people as possible, various “shelter-in-place” decrees by cities and states, and widespread travel bans and border closures: you should postpone or cancel all scheduled events for the foreseeable future.

It’s not easy to be confronted with the possibility and expense of canceling a long-planned event. But as cities and states issue increasingly strict guidance about public gatherings, and as people reduce their travel, it’s important to be ready for the eventuality.

Before an event

During the event

After the event

WHO: Getting your workplace ready for COVID-19