Diversity & Inclusion

Op-Ed: Can the Meetings Industry Save America?

By their very nature, meetings provide a platform for meaningful dialogue about issues of great importance. Meetings industry leader Gary Murakami makes his case why meeting professionals can harness the power of their role as facilitators to create a more perfect union, especially in the wake of the Supreme Court Roe v. Wade leak.

Owning the Skin You're In

How can women in business navigate and challenge stereotypes associated with their outward appearance? Anca Trifan, Founder, Creator and CEO of Tree-Fan Events, speaks candidly about her experience as a woman in the male-dominated field of A/V and event production.

8 Objectives to Help Align Your DEI Strategy and Business Needs

DEI acts as a microscope to ensure that the business case for diversity is not about measuring the value of people but the value all of the people their business goals will impact. Here are eight key objectives to help assist with the alignment of a DEI strategy with your business needs.

Free Meetings Prof Webinar Shows How You Can Help End Violence Against Asians

The new #APIEventProfs group is presenting a foundational one-hour webinar “What You Don’t Know About #StopAsianHate Can Cost You Trillions” September 30 in conjunction with Meetings Today that will demonstrate the economic power of Asians in the U.S. and how to put an end to the recent spate of violence against them.