The coronavirus pandemic has cancelled quite a lot of auto reveals together with occasions in Detroit, New York and Geneva.
Nevertheless, the SEMA Show continues to be shifting ahead even if the US is experiencing a second-wave of infections.
Simply final month, organizers introduced “hundreds of exhibitors and attendees are registered and planning to attend the 2020 SEMA Present” which is scheduled to happen in November on the Las Vegas Conference Heart.
On the time, SEMA’s vice chairman of occasions, Tom Gattuso, stated “We’re steadfast in our perception that our members and our trade will get better extra shortly from the present local weather by safely coming collectively to share concepts and sit up for strategize for 2021 and past.” He went on to explain this 12 months’s present as “one of many hardest occasions we’ve got produced,” however alongside “among the many most gratifying.”
Extra just lately, SEMA stated the present continues to be scheduled for November and so they’re “working carefully with the state of Nevada and native well being officers, and are in communication with specialists on security protocols to offer present goers with a protected, productive, and profitable present.”
Among the many security measures being mentioned are “social density ideas like directional visitors circulation and distancing measures” in addition to the usage of face masks. That’s on high of elevated cleansing, lowered contact factors, and streamlined meals providers with touchless and cashless transactions.
In fact, SEMA has acknowledged the scenario is “very fluid” and issues might doubtlessly change. Nevertheless, they’re promising to maintain individuals knowledgeable with common updates all through the summer season and into September.
That’s most likely a sensible determination as some states have been reporting greater than 10,000 new instances of COVID-19 each day. Nevada isn’t as arduous hit as California or Florida, however their Division of Well being and Human Companies confirmed 849 new instances of COVID-19 yesterday. That brings the state’s whole variety of confirmed instances to 30,468 and the variety of new each day instances has been trending upwards since mid-June.