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Solar Power Events COVID-19 Update

Mar 4, 2020

Messe Frankfurt, SNEC and Solar Power Events takes the safety of its exhibitors, sponsors, partners, speakers, and attendees very seriously. As the situation with COVID-19 is changing daily, we are closely monitoring the response by healthcare and government officials so we can ensure the protection of all our stakeholders.

Following the World Health Organization’s (WHO) declaration that the Coronavirus is a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC), Messe Frankfurt, SNEC and Solar Power Events are taking the following steps to maintain a safe and healthy environment at our events:

  • We are committed to following jurisdiction guidelines and rules in maintaining a safe environment for our attendees. The World Health Organization’s (WHO) guidelines and updates are located here.
  • We are working closely with the venues hosting our events, to ensure there are medical processes in place and sanitation products readily available.
  • We will provide timely updates to registered attendees.
The Health Department recommends taking the following steps to protect yourself from respiratory illness, such as influenza or COVID-19:
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Stay at home, if you are sick • More tips and information from the World Health Organization’s (WHO) can be found  here.
There are currently no travel restrictions within South Africa. The health, safety and well-being of our stakeholders is our highest priority. We will provide attendees with clear, transparent communication leading up to the event.

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