Events Industry Council launches APEX Covid-19 Business Recovery Task Force Resources

APEX Covid-19 Business Recovery Task Force will systemize safety standards.


APEX Covid-19 Business Recovery Task Force will curate accepted practices across the events eco-system and provide framework for meeting face to face again safely.
APEX Covid-19 Business Recovery Task Force will curate accepted practices across the events eco-system and provide framework for meeting face to face again safely.

The Events Industry Council’s APEX Covid-19 Business Recovery Task Force has launched a resource library to support the industry’s recovery globally.

“We are seeing a number of comprehensive industrywide efforts focused on developing standards to ensure the safety and wellness of attendees, as well as the duty-of-care protocols essential to reinforce attendee confidence in attending live business events,” said Paul Van Deventer, chair of the Events Industry Council. “The work of this task force is crucial to curate those efforts and present them in a comprehensive way that translates into practical solutions for professionals across our eco-system.”

The APEX COVID-19 Business Recovery Task Resources can be accessed here:

“We all look forward to the day that we can meet face to face again,” said co-chair Kristin Horstman, senior director, strategic events, Salesforce. “First, we have to focus on making sure our attendees, employees, partners and community are as safe as possible when we gather together. The urgency of the current crisis demands our focus and our very best thought leaders to help guide and offer solutions.”