by Loren G. Edelstein | August 01, 2018

One in four meeting professionals rarely or never considers health and wellness in the planning process, but for the rest it's relatively important -- at least sometimes. Do attendees really want to practice good health habits? They might say so, "but the donuts always seem to be eaten quickly," notes one respondent to M&C's latest poll.

Which of the following do you consider important when choosing a venue?

58% Meeting rooms with natural light

48% Good location for running/walking/biking

48% Generally pleasant weather for outdoor activities

42% Outdoor meeting/event spaces

39% Good air quality

38% Safe public drinking water

16% Health-focused guest rooms

13% Nearby hospital/medical facility

3% Nearby farms/food sources

22% Other

Source: M&C Research survey of 121 meeting professionals