"We live in a world where anything can happen, anywhere," Paul Viollis, a security specialist and president of Viollis Group International, says in Successful Meetings'most recent cover story. "A better strategy is for planners and suppliers to add a deeper level of due diligence to their risk management protocols."
Here are some other words of wisdom Viollis delivered during the 2016 Successful Meetings International in New York City on the topic of risk management.
On preparing better for your event
On meeting planner leverage
On your safety plan
On due diligence