That is unhappy however anticipated information:
Photokina press launch
Koelnmesse's administration staff has determined to not arrange personal occasions on behalf of Koelnmesse till the top of June 2020 – together with the photokina. This choice is supported by the Cologne metropolis disaster administration staff, which additionally really helpful at its assembly of 18.03.2020 to cancel the commerce gala’s throughout this era.
That is additionally occurring within the context of the settlement signed on 16.03.2020 between the German federal authorities and the state governments of Germany – establishing widespread pointers for preventing the coronavirus epidemic and explicitly together with closure normal of gala’s and exhibitions. This jeopardizes the planning safety of Koelnmesse and the individuals of the Cologne commerce gala’s, far past the scope of present eventualities.
This choice additionally contains the cancellation of the photokina, which was scheduled from Could 27 to 30, 2020. The cancellation can also be legitimate for the Imaging Innovation Convention of Could 26, 2020. A brand new date can be coordinated.
We have now additionally obtained requests from you concerning well being and security on the present website. The well being of all attendees is our prime precedence.
Added to that is the uncertainty of many shoppers and the sophisticated journey state of affairs. On this context, it’s at present not attainable for us to supply a worldwide business and group platform for the imaging trade with the standard high quality.
The subsequent photokina will happen in Cologne from Could 18 to 21, 2022. The orientation 2022 provides us sufficient time to design the following photokina in keeping with the wants of the market, our exhibitors and guests.
All paid tickets can be refunded. Koelnmesse will arrange this centrally within the coming weeks. You don’t have anything else to do.
When you’ve got any questions, be at liberty to contact the photokina staff.
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