Health and safety

IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2023 health and safety

The IAPP prioritizes the safety and well-being of event attendees, sponsors, exhibitors, speakers, staff and the community around us. Currently there are no health and safety requirements for attendance. However, we will continue to monitor and communicate COVID-19 developments as needed.

What to expect from IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2023

We ask that you please stay home if:

  • You are sick or have COVID-19 symptoms (such as fever, a sore throat, chills, cough, shortness of breath, congestion, nausea or vomiting).
  • You have been directed to self-isolate or quarantine by a health care provider or public health official. Please follow the CDC guidelines and any relevant state travel guidelines.
  • You are awaiting the results of a COVID-19 test.

Please monitor your health throughout the conference and stay home if you begin to feel sick. Please contact us if you have questions.


Additional Resources

International travel requirements and recommendations for travel into the U.S.

CDC guidance

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has a checklist of standard protocols to follow while traveling to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus:

  • Clean your hands often.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
  • Wear a face covering in public.
  • Cover coughs and sneezes.
  • When you travel, please follow the standard protocols that have been implemented to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

Air travel questions?

Your airline is the best source for personal safety protocols at the gate and on the airplane. Be sure to visit your airline website the week you are traveling and sign up for notifications related to your trip. The Dulles International Airport and Reagan National Airport websites have COVID-19 information pages which are updated with information about current protocols and what travelers should expect when arriving and departing from Washington, D.C.

Hotel questions?

The Marriott International’s family of brands has implemented a multi-pronged approach to meet the health and safety requirements of their “Commitment to Clean” standards. Read their full list of safety protocols. Visit the Marriott Marquis Washington DC’s website for the health and safety protocols for guest rooms, housekeeping, public areas, food and beverage, and amenities like fitness centers.