As you all know Corona Virus is a deadly virus and is spreading fast in the world. First of all, the coronavirus is originated from China’s Wuhan that has claimed over three thousand lives and over 80,270 people are infected. Also, China has the most death ratio as compared to all other countries. In fact, Coronavirus has not only claimed lives but also embarrassed the businesses of some of the biggest companies all over the world. Also, many tech events have been canceled due to fear of Coronavirus. In this article, you will find details about the list of World Top Events Cancelled Due To Corona Virus.
List Of World Top Events Cancelled Due To Corona Virus
Facebook Developers Conference
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, Facebook has been called off the annual developers conference. Whereas, they had canceled in-person component which was supposed to take place on May 5 and 6 in San Jose, California. Whereas, for Facebook, this is an incredibly important event for Facebook and it is one of our favorite ways to celebrate all of you from around the world. But, we need to prioritize the health and safety. To our developer partners, employees and everyone who helps put the conference going. Also, Facebook has returned a blog that it is important to host this event with all the international developers attendance.
Mobile World Congress 2020
First of all, one of the first events to bear the brunt of the coronavirus outbreak was the Mobile World Congress 2020. Whereas, this was supposed to take place in Spain’s Barcelona on February 27. Also, the GSMA took the decision after several tech companies like Amazon, Sony, LG, Ericsson, Nokia, Vivo, Intel, Facebook, and others pulled out of the event. In fact, all the core brands cited a major health risk as a reason for their withdrawal from the conference. However, companies like Xiaomi and Realme were the only companies that did not withdraw from the event.
Google developer conference
Due to the fear of Coronavirus, Google has called off its developers conference as a precautionary move to keep its visitors safe from the coronavirus. It was one of the major events by Google and the tech giants had plans to announce some of its products in the event. The Google developers conference 2020 was scheduled for May 12 – May 14 this year. This is the second big cancellation from the company as they put the health and safety of employees, partners, and media. To ensure the safety of all the people who are attending the event.
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Tomorrowland Music Festival
First of all, organizers of the French electronic-music festival Tomorrowland, which was set to run March 14–21. However, the Tomorrowland music festival announced that they were canceling the festival. Whereas, by following new regulations by the French government banning all indoor gatherings of more than 5,000 people. Whereas, due to there have been over 500 confirmed cases of coronavirus in France as of March 6.
The London Book Fair
Firstly, The London Book Fair is one of the world’s largest international book festivals was forced to cancel amid coronavirus worries. About 25,000 publishers, agents, and authors were meant to attend the fair March 10-12, even as many backed out. There have been over 100 confirmed cases of coronavirus in the U.K. as of March 6. To prevent it from spreading further they have canceled the event. In fact, the World Health Organization says nearly 100,000 people worldwide have contracted the coronavirus. Whereas, more than 3,000 people have died – the majority in China.
Ultra Music Festival
The Ultra music festival is a three-day electronic music festival, scheduled for March 20-22. Whereas, It has been suspended until next year, effectively canceling it, though officials declined to use that phrasing. However, this the first time in 21 years the festival will not take place in Miami. At a press conference on March 6, Miami Mayor Francis Suarez announced that the event was officially postponed. However, a decision made in an abundance of caution. He also announced the cancellation of Calle Ocho, Miami’s annual Carnival celebration. Whereas, organizers of the annual event in Austin, Texas, said they had no choice but to call it off for the first time in its 34-year history.
These are the List Of World Top Events Cancelled Due To Corona Virus. These has affected the stock market of the business all over the world. If you have any queries or any other or any other event that you would like to add up in the list. Then you can feel free to drop it in the comment section below in this article. Also, bookmark this page for more updates and news.