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As of March 15, 2021 the ASCLD Board of Directors is planning an in-person event for August 2021. We are closely monitoring all guidelines established by local and national governments and Marriott hotels in regards to large gatherings. Current event safety protocols include, but are not limited to:

  • 6’ social distancing in all public spaces
  • Completion of the Massachusetts Travel Form
  • Enhanced cleaning and electrostatic spraying of all public spaces
  • Facial coverings
  • Negative COVID-19 test results administered 72 hours before arrival in Massachusetts unless you meet the exceptions outlined below
    • Individuals who have received two doses of either the Moderna or Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines and can provide subsequent documentation
    • Individuals who have received a single dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine and can provide subsequent documentation
  • One-way traffic flow in exhibit hall with 8’ heigh dividers between booths
  • Pre-packaged grab and go meal items
  • https://whattoexpect.marriott.com/boswi
  • https://www.bostonusa.com/covid-19/

We thank you for adhering to these guidelines to help us have a safe event. Please contact ASCLD Executive Director John Byrd or Conference Planner Nikki Bibbero with any further questions.