Hybrid Techtextil India Postponed to November 2021
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Business Events | May 25, 2021 | News
Techtextil India Messe Frankfurt Asia Holdings
On account of the current Covid19 situation and attendant safety concerns, Messe Frankfurt India has postponed the first hybrid edition of Techtextil India to 25 November 2021.
Originally scheduled for September 2021, the three-day trade fair in technical textiles, non-wovens and composites will be held as a physical expo in conjunction with an online event on the same dates.
With a comprehensive safety concept under the ‘MFISafeConnect’ standards, Techtextil India will be organised at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai, informed an official statement.
Raj Manek, Executive Director and Board Member, Messe Frankfurt Asia Holdings, said, “We are glad to have the support from the industry and our exhibitors whose interests are at the centre of this decision. Exhibitors, just like organisers, are working around undefined parameters which require adequate planning flexibility. We are all committed to putting up a great show!”
Elaborating on working together with venue and service providers to align safety measures, he added, “Right now, our focus is on the well-being of our exhibitors, visitors, employees and all stakeholders and we pray for everyone to be safe and in good health. In the coming months, our efforts will be strongly focused on meeting the safety imperatives and working in co-operation with venue authorities and service providers to implement a comprehensive safety concept, aligned with government guidelines.”
Trade fair in technical textiles, non-wovens and composites was originally scheduled for September and has been deferred because of the prevailing Covid19 situation.