President Trump's executive order on immigration remained a concern to meeting professionals even after it was put on hold. In an early February survey by M&C, a majority of the 93 respondents worried about a decline in international attendees, boycotts of U.S. meetings and anti-American sentiment. For comments, go to mcmag.com/research.Will the current political climate influence your site-selection decisions for future meetings?
If yes, how?
31% I will hold more meetings in the U.S.
26% I will rely on more hybrid meetings.
8%I will hold more meetings outside the U.S.
Will the current political climate in the U.S. affect your likelihood of holding a meeting at a Trump-branded property?
42% I will not book a Trump property.
11% I am less likely to book a Trump property.
42% It will not influence my decision.
5% I am more likely to book a Trump property.
Source: M&C Research survey of 93 meeting professionals
* See additional comments at mcmag.com/research