The Seafood Processing North America Will Be Rescheduled To September 23-24 In Boston
According to a UCN report on April 6th: Last Thursday (April 2), Boston Mayor Mary Walsh announced that the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center will be requisitioned as a temporary hospital for patients with coronavirus. The convention and exhibition center is the venue for the North American Fisheries Exhibition.
Earlier, according to Intrafish news, Diversified Communication, the organizer of the North American Fisheries Show and Brussels Fisheries Show, also announced on Thursday (April 2) that the North American Boston Fisheries Show will be postponed from September 23 to 24 this year, and the location is still Boston. Convention and Exhibition Center.
The two-day exhibition activities will be held in Halls B and C of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. The time is shorter than usual, but there will still be three days of concurrent meetings.
Out of concerns about the spread of the coronavirus, Diversified Communication has postponed the exhibition originally scheduled for March 15-17. The organizer also postponed the "Global Seafood Exhibition" held in Brussels. The new time is tentatively scheduled for June 23-25. In 2021, the "Global Seafood Exhibition" will be moved to Barcelona. The September date of the North American Boston Fisheries Fair was selected based on feedback from participants and exhibitors.
In mid-March, Diversified Communications selected two new potential dates for the Boston event and conducted a survey of the entire industry. The company’s vice president Liz Plizga said that the September date for the North American Boston Fisheries Show was selected based on feedback from participants and exhibitors.
From the WeChat Official Account of "Fish Expo"
April 7, 2020