How to Conduct a Risk Assessment of Your Event

Planners must be proactive and prepared to handle crises at meetings and conventions.

Risk management is a crucial consideration in event planning. Potential threats to an event's safety are everywhere, be they terrorist attacks, data breaches, natural disasters or any one of many other dangers. Failing to recognize potential problems can have a huge impact across both the event and the wider organization, and cause additional damage to corporate reputation and financial stability.

The key to navigating these risks lies in accessing the most current, accurate information and creating a contingency plan that can be implemented during a crisis situation. Read the full story on for tips on how to conduct a thorough event risk assessment.