Dozens of occasions world wide have been canceled or rescheduled. This contains Fintech centered occasions. Yesterday, the annual Paris Blockchain Week pushed the occasion to December.
Right this moment, the Nationwide Crowdfunding and Fintech Affiliation (NCFA) annual convention, FFCON20, has been postponed to no less than June or July. Initially, FFCON20 was scheduled for later this month.
Like many others, organizers stated “our precedence is well being security for all contributors. ” Meaning no occasion till additional discover.
In an electronic mail, organizers stated that occasion audio system from firms like Google and massive regulation companies had been curbing journey and participation in gatherings with many individuals. Coronavirus shouldn’t be solely a world well being pandemic however it’s decimating the occasion and convention enterprise.
A listing of canceled occasions has been circulating on the web and accepting new additions.
Hopefully, public well being authorities will quickly acquire management of the looming disaster. Within the interim, anticipate extra cancellations and never simply of conferences.