Coronavirus Updates: Latest Tech Show Cancellations or Postponements

Periodically updated list of engineering, manufacturing, and technology shows cancelled or postponed due to coronavirus concerns

Periodically updated list of engineering, manufacturing, and technology shows cancelled or postponed due to coronavirus concerns

Periodically updated list of tech shows and conferences affected by the outbreak of Coronavirus. Image by DE/Kenneth Wong


The list of shows cancelled or postponed due to Coronavirus keeps growing, driven by travel restrictions and quarantine concerns. We plan to update this list regularly, so please check back. The list below is arranged from the latest, going backward in time. It was last updated on September 28, 2020.

ESTECO is hosting its 2020 users' meeting in person in Trieste, Italy, or remote, Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 2020. The event is free of charge.

GTC 2020 (NVIDIA) conference will take place virtually, Oct. 5-9, 2020.

COMSOL Conference 2020 North America will be virtual this year on October 7-8. For more details, view this press release. 

NAFEMS is hosting its first VMAP VIRTUAL International Conference on CAE Interoperability 2020, October 19-20, 2020. The event is free. The conference had been postponed due to COVID-19 from May to October 2020.

The Global 3DEXPERIENCE Modeling & Simulation Virtual Conference will take place virtually on October 21-22, 2020. Currently accepting abstracts through July 31, 2020.

Society of Women Engineers’ WE20 is now a two-week virtual conference and career fair scheduled for November 2-13, 2020.

ASSESS 2020 Congress: Nov. 2-4, 2020, Georgia (cancelled). 

AMUG (Additive Manufacturing User Group): March 22-26, Chicago, Illinois (cancelled). Organizers published a statement on March 12, announcing the “postponement and rescheduling of the 32nd annual conference.” It's rescheduled to March 14-18, 2021, at the Hilton Chicago, one year later, effectively cancelling this year's gathering.

RAPID + TCT: April 21-23, Anaheim, California (cancelled for this year); rescheduled to April 26-29, 2021 at McCormick Place Chicago.

2020 Digital Twins Forum: hosted by ASSESS Initiative and originally scheduled for July 7-8 at Georgia Tech's campus, has been cancelled. New dates have not been selected, though officials are considering a May or July 2021 date. For those with a preference for May or July, organizers suggest you contact [email protected].

3D Print Congress & Exhibition: originally June 16-18, EUREXPO, Boulevard de l'Europe Chassieu, France (was rescheduled to Oct. 13-15, 2020, and now rescheduled again to June 15-17, 2021 at EUREXPO in Lyon, France).

ISC High Performance 2021 will take place June 27-July 1, 2021 in Messe Frankfurt, Germany.

AeroDef Manufacturing: March 16-19, Fort Worth, Texas (rescheduled to September 20-23, 2021 at Long Beach Convention Center in California).

IMTS 2022 will take place September 12-17, 2022 at McCormick Place, Chicago, IL.

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