The event, which had been scheduled to take place next month, will now be hosted From June 28th-July 1st at the Dubai World Trade Centre in the United Arab Emirates.
Bench Events had hoped to host the event as scheduled next month at the Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai, but has been force to delay as the world battles an outbreak of coronavirus.
Despite the cancellation of the Berlin event, ITB is offering digital services 365 days a year by launching a completely new networking platform for the global travel industry.
Despite the cancellation of ITB Berlin this year, exhibitors are still being encouraged to promote their travel industry events in the city through official channels.
Originally scheduled to take place next month, the show will now be held next year on April 7th-9th at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. “Due to the rapid spread of the new coronavirus, there is much uncertainty in the region and around the world,” explained a statement.
Voting for World Golf Awards has opened ahead of the seventh annual gala ceremony in Dubai. The red-carpet event will take place at Park Hyatt Dubai on the evening of Thursday, October 29th.
An Expo 2020 Dubai spokesperson said: “The safety and well-being of everyone visiting Expo 2020 Dubai is of paramount importance to us, and we are working closely with the United Arab Emirates’ ministry of health and prevention to apply the guidance that they have provided.
Voting has opened ahead of the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2020. The red-carpet event will take place at Cornelia Diamond Golf Resort & Spa, Antalya, Turkey on June 20th.
Organisers of the ITB Berlin tradeshow have been forced to cancel the annual event as the world continues to battle a coronavirus outbreak. As many as 150,000 visitors had been expected at Messe Berlin, with the event due to start on Wednesday.
Questex has confirmed it will postpone the International Hospitality Investment Forum due to take place next week in Berlin. The decision comes as the world continues to battle a coronavirus outbreak.
The hospitality community is awaiting a decision on the hosting of ITB Berlin next week. With just days to go until the expected debut on March 4th, there have been calls from within Germany for the cancellation of the event.
An additional three million international visitors are expected to visit the United Arab Emirates during Expo 2020. Arrivals from India, Saudi Arabia, Philippines, UK and Pakistan are expected to drive this influx, according to the latest data released ahead of Arabian Travel Market.