FACC Spring Events Policy

Chapter News | March 11, 2020

Last updated Friday March 13th at 8 AM

As of March 12, 2020, the FACC team is currently working remotely until further notice. Our offices at 1375 Broadway will be closed to visitors during this time. Please contact us at:

info@faccnyc.org

Membership@faccnyc.org

For Exchange Visitors (J-1) Coordinator@faccnyc.org

For information regarding upcoming FACC events, please refer to our Event Policy below. For information for Exchange Visitors and Host Companies, please refer to this announcement.

Thank you for your understanding as we adapt to this situation to the best of our abilities. 


 

The FACC-NY is first and foremost a community, and we care deeply about the health and safety of each of our staff, members and guests. We are monitoring the developing COVID-19 situation very closely and making every effort to continue to provide our services and keep our community informed. At this time, we advise you to refer to CDC, French Consulate and NYC Health Department guidelines and alerts for the most accurate and timely advice for individuals and businesses. 

Until further notice, no in-person FACC events will take place at this time. We're working to continue to provide compelling and useful content to our community and hope to resume regularly scheduled programming as soon as it is safe to do so. 


Please note the following FACC-NY event policy for event modifications: 

  • At the discretion of the FACC-NY:
    • If an event is postponed: the ticket price will be applied to the alternate date. At  the participant’s request, a full refund will be issued.
    • If a physical event is transformed into an online event: partial refunds will be issued to all paying participants.
    • If an event is canceled :full refunds will be issued to all paying participants.
  • Or, at the discretion of the attendee:
    • The full ticket price will be credited towards a future event of your choice.


As of Monday, March 9th, the following events decisions have been made and all speakers and attendees notified. Please refer to this page for any additional event announcements. 

Event Date Title Status
Monday March 16 AR/VR and the Luxury & Retail Customer Experience Rescheduled to July 21st
Thursday March 19  Young Professionals & Exchange Visitors Language Exchange  Canceled
Thursday March 26 HR & Mobility: Do's & Don'ts of Interviewing Maintained- format to be modified
Thursday April 2 New Member Social   Canceled
Thursday April 9 Lunch & Learn: Managing Diversity Moved to webinar, information to follow
Tuesday April 21  Sustainability & Innovation Forum Maintained- format to be modified

 

Until further notice, no in-person FACC events will take place at this time. We're working to continue to provide compelling and useful content to our community and hope to resume regularly scheduled programming as soon as it is safe to do so. 


For any questions related to the FACC’s activity or policy on this topic, please write to Katelyn Heath, Senior Communications Associate, at kheath@faccnyc.org. For any questions related to the FACC’s Exchange Visitor activity, please contact Mary Beth Lambert, Associate Director of International Career Development Programs, at mlambert@faccnyc.org.