Safety & Security Special Interest Group

Get education and resources designed to help you increase the safety and security of all your events.

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As meeting professionals, you are entrusted with the duty of care for every meeting and event participant, from the moment they leave their door until they return to it. Are you prepared? If you’re like the majority of meeting professionals, the answer is probably “no.” That’s why MPI is nurturing this special interest group with specific education, articles and resources designed to help you increase the safety and security of all your events.

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Anyone who is interested in learning more about emergency preparedness, risk management, crisis response, and increasing the safety and security of meetings and events is welcome to enjoy this community's peer support and educational resources.

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Emergency Preparedness for Events

Are you securing the most important aspect of your meeting and events—the safety of your attendees? Find out how to prepare.

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The Essential Guide to Safety & Security

An essential guide to planning components, assessment tools and implementation strategies for safety and security planning at events.


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Event Crisis Communications

Event Crisis Communication

 Discover how to use time-sensitive communications channels, including social media, when it really matters. 


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