The Cell World Congress is ready to make a comeback final 12 months after skipping 2020. The exhibition is ready to happen between June 28 and July 1 in Barcelona, Spain with as many as 50,000 people attending.
Nonetheless, many tech firms have determined it’s nonetheless not secure to ship out their workers to do in-person displays. The most recent to tug out is Samsung Electronics – if the corporate has something to unveil on the MWC, it’s going to accomplish that just about.
“The well being and security of our workers, companions and clients is our primary precedence, so we’ve made the choice to withdraw from exhibiting in-person at this 12 months’s MWC. We stay up for collaborating just about and persevering with to work with GSMA and business companions to advance new cellular experiences,” wrote Samsung in an announcement.
The organizer of the MWC, the GSMA, would require attendees to indicate a unfavourable take a look at earlier than arriving they usually must be retested each three days as properly. Even so, Samsung and lots of others suppose it’s higher to play it secure.
Sony, Nokia, Google and Ericsson are among the many greatest names which have pulled out of the exhibition. British Telecom, Fb, Oracle and others will skip the occasion as properly.