By Netpal Travel Bureau
Organisers of WTM London and Travel Forward have unveiled details of robust safety measures for the one-on-one shows at ExCeL London.
The new guidance for the industry, All Secure Guidelines 2.0, has been prepared by AEO, AEV & ESSA in line with guidance published by DCMS/Government. An increased hygiene measures and medical safeguarding are implemented, creating an environment for business to flourish again.
The attendees will need to demonstrate their COVID-19 status by proof of vaccination or proof of negative test or proof of natural immunity
The admission will only be allowed to those who have registered in advance. The delegates can show their badge for contactless scanning, either on a smartphone or print.
WTM London will be a ‘mask-friendly’ event and hand sanitiser will be available throughout the venue and elbow bumps are suggested as an alternative to handshakes or hugs. Catering facilities will open based on the latest government guidance and cashless payments are encouraged.
Simon Press, WTM London and Travel Forward’s Exhibition Director stated, “We are eager to welcome visitors back to ExCeL as it is time for industry professionals to reunite to do business in person as the sector recovers.”
“Exhibiting at WTM London 2021 may look a little different, but it will continue to be the place where ideas are generated and new connections are made. The consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic can be overwhelming, but together we can overcome the challenges, bring our industry back and see businesses growing again,” concludes he.