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Answering Your Questions About
the 2021 NRPA Annual Conference
W
hether you are a first-time NRPA conference attendee or you're
a returning participant, the 2021 NRPA Annual Conference
will be a one-of-a-kind experience for everyone. Here are answers
to some of the questions you may have about this year's event.
What makes the 2021 NRPA
Annual Conference a hybrid event?
The 2021 in-person and online
conference
components
will
be
offered simultaneously September
21-23. Various parts of the " live "
conference, such
as education
session content and exhibit
product announcements,
hall
will be
broadcast through NRPA's online
platform. General Sessions will be
pre-recorded and presented to both
in-person and virtual attendees
through various mediums.
How will NRPA take action to ensure health and safety
protocols are enforced during the conference in Nashville?
The safety of our staff and attendees is of the utmost importance
to NRPA. We will follow all federal, state and local guidelines set
for in-person gatherings, as well as the recommendations provided
by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
and the World Health Organization (WHO). In-person attendees
can expect daily health and wellness check points, physical distancing
and face covering requirements, as well as other health
and safety protocols.
Personal Accountability
Any person who is feeling ill or has been exposed recently to the
coronavirus (COVID-19) within the two weeks leading up to the
conference should stay home. A Code of Conduct, to include
a Personal Accountability Commitment, has been adopted for
2021 and will be a required agreement prior to completion of the
registration process for those who will be attending the conference
in Nashville, Tennessee.
Masks
Masks will be mandatory while attending the conference and all
associated functions. Masks will be available on-site should any participant
arrive without one.
Physical Distancing and Contact
All attendees must agree to follow and engage in appropriate
six-foot physical distancing procedures and protocols when
inside the convention center lobbies, corridors and exhibit
hall. Education session room seating will be set at three feet
apart, all seats facing forward and must not be altered. Crowd22
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flow procedures, signs and floor stickers must be adhered to in
lobbies, registration areas, session rooms and the exhibit hall.
Attendees will be discouraged from shaking hands, fist bumping,
high-fiving or embracing.
Cleaning Services
All public areas, including restrooms and lobbies, will be cleaned before,
during and after events. Conference equipment will be cleaned
between users. Meeting rooms used for education will be cleaned
during extended breaks between sessions and overnight, and the
exhibit hall will be cleaned overnight.
Sanitizing Considerations
The convention center has 101 hand sanitizing stations with 70 percent
alcohol content located within the convention center. There are
248 sinks in the convention center, each equipped with touchless
water and soap dispensers. All restrooms have touchless paper towel
dispensers and will be closed regularly for cleaning. Attendees
will be asked to sanitize their hands upon arrival at the center daily.
On-Site Medical Protocols
Daily wellness questionnaires and temperature checks will be
required for all people attending in Nashville. Attendees, exhibitors,
vendors or staff presenting a temperature of 100.4 degrees
or higher will not be allowed access into the convention center.
Emergency medical technicians will be on-site and have an isolation
first aid room and emergency care plan in place for anyone
who begins to feel sick or present COVID-19 symptoms during
the conference.

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