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 July 17, 2020.

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

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

3D Print Congress & Exhibition: originally June 16-18, EUREXPO, Boulevard de l'Europe Chassieu, France (rescheduled to Oct. 13-15, 2020).

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

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

IMTS 2020: Sept. 14-19, Chicago. The event has been cancelled. A live-streaming IMTS Network opportunity will be announced soon. IMTS 2022 will take place September 12-17, 2022 at McCormick Place, Chicago, IL.

Dassault COExperience: April 26-29, Miami, Florida (rescheduled for September 13-16, 2020).

SIGGRAPH20: July 19-23, Washington D.C. (switched to virtual; starts August 17, 2020).

IoT World: April 6-9, San Jose, California (rescheduled). Organizers announced that the show is rescheduled for a virtual version on August 11-13.

Game Developers Conference (GCD): March 16-20, San Francisco, California (postponed and rescheduled to an all-digital event on August 4-6, 2020). Details here.

Hannover Messe: originally April 20-24, was rescheduled to July 14-15 (Digital Days version)

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].

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

CAASE20, June 16-18 (switched to virtual).

Altair 2020 Global Experience: A virtual event scheduled for June 3-4, 2020.

NI Week 2020: originally scheduled for May 18-20, was cancelled for 2020.

RAPID + TCT: April 21-23, Anaheim, California (cancelled for this year); rescheduled to April 2021 at McCormick Place Chicago.
Aras ACE 2020: March 16-18, Boston, Massachusetts (cancelled). Organizers say, “Over the coming weeks we will explore other ways to best connect our community and share user stories.”

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 2021, one year later, effectively cancelling this year's gathering.

NVIDIA GTC (GPU Technology Conference): March 22-26 (switched to virtual event). Here are the details.

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