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HopSkip's Covid Meetings and Events Guidelines Resource List

18 June 2020- 9 min read

Meetings and Events Hotels COVID-19

Fellow meeting and event industry members,

During these trying times, HopSkip wanted to display several useful resources to review when planning meetings moving ahead during the pandemic. Below are several resources to help bring clarity to the fluid and non-standardized meeting guidelines that hotels and planners alike are dealing with. Read on to learn more about COVID-19 resources:

See CDC Guidelines issued on 6/15/2020 (Current Federal Guidelines)


International Association of Expositions and Events (IAEE) “Essential Considerations for Safely Reopening Exhibitions and Events, Version One”


IAEE Short Summary of Resources Document (IAEE Resource Shortlist)


Johns Hopkins map for COVID-19 cases (Current Map of Outbreaks to Help Plan Around)


Barnes and Thornburg’s COVID-19 Tracker of city, county, state and federal executive orders relating to COVID-19   (Current list of Local, Municipal, State, and Federal Covid shutdown orders)


 Venetian  (Venetian Hotel in LV’s Covid Safety Protocols)


AHLA (American Hotel & Lodging Association’s Safe Stay Guidelines)


Hyatt (Article on Hyatt’s involvement with GBAC Accreditation for all 900 properties)


GBAC Accreditation (Description of the GBAC Accreditation for Cleanliness)


Marriott (Description of Marriott’s Global Cleanliness Council and Initiatives)


Wynn (Wynn Hotel’s Health Plan)

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Luke Whalin

HopSkip Vice President of Eastern US. Born and raised in Philadelphia and introduced to the tech world as an intern with a Finnish laser company in New Orleans. Avid traveler, sports fan, and exerciser.


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