Trade fairs: What is taking place and what is postponed?
Source: Freepik

In the following, you will find a list of different trade fairs centred around the industry and the information whether they are still taking place as planned, have been moved to a different date or are canceled entirely. 

JEC World is one of the most important trade fairs for the composites industry and was originally scheduled to take place in Paris from 3 to 5 March. However, the organisers have decided to postpone the fair to 12 to 14 May.

All about automation is a regional trade fair for industrial automation. It was originally planned to take place from 4 to 5 March in Friedrichshafen. The organizer has decided to postpone the fair to July 1 and 2, 2020.

Metav is a trade fair for metalworking and manufacturing technology. It should take place from 10 to 13 March in Düsseldorf. However, due to the corona virus, the organiser has postponed the fair to 23 to 26 March 2021.

Logimat is a trade fair for intralogistics solutions and process management. It should take place from 10 to 12 March in Stuttgart.

Simodec is a trade fair for machine tools in the turned parts industry. It was originally scheduled to take place from 10 to 13 March in La Roche sur Foron (France), but has now been postponed. A new date has not yet been set.

The Additive Manufacturing Forum is a conference and exhibition for additive manufacturing. The event will take place from 11 to 12 March in Berlin. At the time of writing, the fair is still taking place.

The Grindtec is a trade fair for grinding technology. It was originally planned to take place from 18 to 21 March in Augsburg. The organisers have now set a new date of 10 to 13 November.

Midest is a trade fair for the industrial supply industry. It was originally scheduled to take place from 31 March to 3 April in Paris and has now been postponed by the organiser to 9 to 12 June.

The Hannover Messe is the largest industrial fair in the world. It was originally scheduled to take place in Hanover from 20 to 24 April. The new date is 13 to 17 July.

The Mach is a trade fair for machine tools and manufacturing technologies. It has been postponed to 25 -28 January 2021 in Birmingham (United Kingdom).