As of March 12, 2020Proceeding as planned, July 9-11, 2020 at the Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre.
The show management of InfoComm Southeast Asia is continuing to monitor the evolving situation around the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on a day-by-day basis, and our thoughts continue to be with those affected across the world.
Although there are no further updates at this time, please review the information below for staying informed during this rapidly changing situation. If you have questions about InfoComm Southeast Asia and the coronoavirus situation, please check this page first. For specific questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
All future decisions will be made with consideration to current guidelines provided by public health authorities including the World Health Organization (WHO)
WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION ADVICE FOR THE PUBLIC
Statement from the WHO
If you are not in an area where COVID-19 is spreading, or if you have not travelled from one of those areas or have not been in close contact with someone who has and is feeling unwell, your chances of getting it are currently low. However, it’s understandable that you may feel stressed and anxious about the situation. It’s a good idea to get the facts to help you accurately determine your risks so that you can take reasonable precautions. Your healthcare provider, your national public health authority and your employer are all potential sources of accurate information on COVID-19 and whether it is in your area. It is important to be informed of the situation where you live and take appropriate measures to protect yourself.
Safety Provisions Onsite at InfoComm Southeast Asia 2020
In cooperation with the Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre, the following safety precautions will be put in place:
- Installation of infrared thermal scan units and equipment to monitor temperature.
- Provision of hand sanitizers at key entrances and information counters
- Additional hand sanitizer stations in strategically placed areas throughout the facility
- Increased cleaning protocols to include more frequent wiping and disinfecting of touch points in its facility during occupied show hours, such as door handles, elevator buttons, handrails, restroom stall doors and sinks
- Reinforced standard employee health practices, including sending employees home and/or encouraging employees to stay home if they are sick or demonstrated health symptoms that could impact fellow colleagues or guests
- Reinforced standard food safety awareness programs including frequent hand washing, wearing of mask and glove during food preparation. Increase cleaning frequency for all dining areas.
- A special task force will be formed with guidelines to handle different situations when arises. This task force will be activated when required.
- Prepare surveillance room with control measures and intensive health protection procedure, in case of people at risk found.
- Increase extra cleaning and filters changing of air-conditioning units. Operate air ventilation for all areas before service-hours on daily basis.
Additionally, as advised by the World Health Organization, the organizer suggests all on-site attendees and personnel to follow these precautions:
- Avoid close contact with people suffering from acute respiratory infections
- Frequent hand washing, especially after direct contact with ill people or their environment
- People with symptoms of acute respiratory infection should practice cough etiquette (maintain distance, cover coughs and sneezes with disposable tissues or clothing, and wash hands)
- Maintain social distancing by avoiding handshaking or excessive contact
As of March 5, 2020
InfoComm Southeast Asia 2020 Show Status
InfoCommAsia Pte Ltd, the organiser of InfoComm Southeast Asia 2020 announced the postponement of postpone the show which will now take place from 9 – 11 July 2020.
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