Show organizers for the 2020 IEEE IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical Conference have canceled the event scheduled for April 19-23 in Las Vegas. Registered attendees, sponsors and exhibitors will receive full refunds.
“The IEEE, PCA and the Local Organizing Committee have all been closely monitoring the situation regarding the coronavirus pandemic. The safety and well-being of the conference participants was always our top priority during this time,” said Brett Lindsay, Local Organizing Committee chair in a statement.
MGM Grand will automatically cancel hotel reservations that were made through the show website and will refund deposits.
Lindsay noted that “all exhibit furnishings, electricity requirements and internet connections ordered through Fern will be handled by their customer service group.” He said that Fern should be reaching out to customers soon.
“Please stay safe and healthy during this very difficult time for all of us,” concluded Lindsay.
The full statement can be found here.