Source: Bisnow

Another large convention set for Chicago’s McCormick Place Convention Center was canceled due to worries over the spread of the novel coronavirus. The American College of Cardiology expected to draw about 19,000 attendees to its three-day annual meeting starting March 28, but officials of the organization said developments in the past few days led to the flagship event’s cancellation.
“It was a factor that travel advisories and restrictions are being placed on healthcare providers and hospitals and institutions in the U.S. and globally,” an ACC spokesperson told Bisnow.
Monday’s decision was the second recent major blow to the city’s hospitality providers, already…


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