Organiser eyes a electronic celebration, and actual physical postponement…
Organiser Reed Exhibitions hung on as extensive as it could (for a longer period than the Tokyo Olympics) hoping for a reprieve, but today it declared the cancellation of Infosecurity Europe — the most up-to-date key meeting to tumble sufferer to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Infosecurity Europe was scheduled to take area from June 2-four, 2020 in Olympia, London. The cybersecurity calendar staple ordinarily attracts about 19,000 attendees.
With most industrial conferences now wiped from the calendar for the foreseeable future, Wimbledon, Glastonbury, and other annual highlights also cancelled, observers might wonder what took organisers so extensive.
The conclusion comes as fellow IT meeting organiser O’Reilly said on March 24 that it had manufactured “the pretty challenging conclusion to cancel all future O’Reilly in-individual conferences and shut down this part of our business”.
Reed Exhibitions meanwhile said it would