TITLE

IAEE to Obama: Adopt New Visa Policies

AUTHOR(S)
Kovaleski, Dave
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Association Meetings Exclusive Insight;4/6/2011, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the request by the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) for U.S. President Barack Obama to adopt the recommendations of the President's Export Council for improving visa and entry policies. These include increasing consular offices, waiving interviews for low-risk applicants and reforming visa and immigration policies. Steven Hacker of IAEE cited Oxford Economics for the Center for Exhibition Industry Research on revenue losses due to visa problems.
ACCESSION #
71879096

 

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