27 Feb 2020
You will be aware of coronavirus (COVID-19) and the potential impact on MIPIM 2020.
There is growing speculation about whether the event will go ahead as planned Invest Newcastle are in constant communication with the organisers Reed MIDEM, who are following guidance provided by the World Health Organisation. Up to now the organisers have confirmed that the event will go ahead as planned and at this stage we are still planning as such.
A number of special measures are being put in place by the organisers. Click here to view Reed MIDEM’s guidance. We are also in regular contact with the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, The UK government and other UK city delegations in regard to advice and approaches.
The safety of our delegation is of paramount importance and are monitoring the situation continuously