Formnext + PM South China organisers, Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt Co Ltd and Uniris Exhibition Shanghai Co Ltd, have announced their decision to postpone the event originally scheduled to take place on September 14–16 at the Shenzhen World Exhibition and Convention Center. New dates for the event are yet to be announced.
The organisers explain that the decision to postpone Formnext + PM South China was based on the evolving situation of the pandemic and concern for the health and safety of participants. It was also concluded that it would be preferable to host the event at a later date in order to give all attendees the confidence that Formnext + PM South China will go ahead with minimal disruption. Event supporters and exhibitors are said to have voiced their endorsement of the postponement and the organisers are concentrating on confirming new dates for the event.
Formnext + PM South China is a leading event for manufacturing in China advanced technology and equipment categories including materials, Additive Manufacturing, Powder Metallurgy, advanced ceramics, design, software and processing technologies, the fair is intended to act as a melting pot for information exchange. The 2021 edition of the event attracted nearly 200 exhibitors and 9,300 visitors.
A series of concurrent events will be held during the event, including the following:
- The 2nd New Energy Vehicle Additive Manufacturing Application Industry Summit
- The 4th South China Injection Moulding and Additive Manufacturing Technology and Application Summit
- The 2nd Discover 3D Printing – ACAM
- The 2nd Shenzhen International Ceramic 3D Printing Application Summit
- The 2nd 3D Printing Application Conference – Powered by UNLANDS
- Advanced Ceramics Summit
- Formnext + PM South China Product Launch Conference
Formnext + PM South China forms a part of a series of international events including Asiamold and Formnext. Asiamold will be held from March 1–3, 2023. The next edition of Formnext will be held from November 15–18, 2022, in Frankfurt, Germany.
More information about Formnext + PM South China is available through the event website.