/
04.30.2003
Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
BroadcastAsia cancels 2003 conference

Concerns about the SARS virus have prompted conference organizers to cancel this year's BroadcastAsia2003 conference. The event was scheduled to take place in Singapore, June 17 – 20.


Organizers said visitors and exhibitors were concerned about their safety at the show.

The WHO and U.S. CDC has issued a worldwide advisory against traveling to SARS infected areas. The Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) outbreak in Singapore has shown little improvement over the past few weeks and is getting worse in other parts of Asia.

Organizers did look for other available dates, but decided not to reschedule this year's show.

The next BroadcastAsia is scheduled to take place from June 15-18 2004.

For more information visit www.broadcast-asia.com.


Home | Write us | News Archive | Return to Today's News



Comments
Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found




Wednesday 9:02AM
Analysts: TV Regs 'Not as Dire as We Thought'
We feel the negatives are known and are a lot more comfortable recommending the space.


 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology