JEC Group, the organisers of JEC World Paris has announced today that it will be impossible to hold JEC World from May 12-14 2020 as planned due to the coronavirus pandemic, and as a result the extension of the containment throughout Europe and the travel restrictions being reinforced around the world.
This decision was made after JEC Group organised a survey within JEC World exhibitors, which revealed that 87.9% of the respondents were in favour of holding the next session of JEC World from March 9-11, 2021.
A statement on the JEC website read: “Even if all required preparations have been done by our teams, the COVID-19 situation with travel restrictions, containment measures and the clear preference of our exhibitors for holding the next session on March 2021, are justifying this decision. All the participants and partners will be contacted very soon in order to best manage the consequences of this decision.”
As the leading trade show of the composites industry, JEC World brings together the whole industry value chain, as well as professionals from application sectors, experts from the scientific and academic world, associations and media from more than 112 countries.