WASHINGTON, D.C. — Global DMC Partners (GDP) — a global network of independently owned destination-management companies (DMCs) and creative event experts — is launching a new weekly webinar series designed to combat social isolation, as well as educate, innovate and inspire members of the meetings, events, travel and tourism industry amid the COVID-19 situation.
Each week, GDP will host a featured subject-matter expert with topics ranging from resiliency and leading through change to health and wellness and financial management.
“What connects all of us in the hospitality industry is our extraordinary passion for making connections — even virtually. We love nothing more than opening people’s minds to new cultures and ideas,” says Catherine Chaulet, president & CEO, GDP. “We at GDP have decided to dedicate this time to engage and educate meeting and hospitality professionals via a new, uplifting webinar series. Using this time wisely and learning new skills will help prepare us for better days ahead.”
The first of the “Together at Home: Engage & Educate” webinar series will take place on March 24 at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. EDT. The webinar, 5 Ways to Increase your Physical and Mental Immunity During a Crisis, will feature Precision Nutrition Coach (Pn1) and iPEC Life Coach (CPC), Ela Dugan, who will share simple methods to regain control during these challenging times by strengthening physical and mental immunity. Registration for this webinar is available here.