The Discussion board de l’Investissement Hôtelier Africain has been postponed.
The occasion was scheduled to happen in Abidjan later this month, however the outbreak of the coronavirus has made the present untenable.
An rising variety of delegates had expressed reservations about travelling, organisers mentioned.
Bench Occasions, organisers of the present, and Accor, the host sponsor, have agreed that one of the best plan of action is to delay the occasion now and provides contributors adequate time to reschedule their plans.
The assembly can be held on July Seventh-Ninth and all present registrations can be routinely transferred.
Jonathan Worsley, chairman, Bench Occasions, mentioned: “Various collaborating firms are responding to the coronavirus outbreak by implementing insurance policies to limit their executives from travelling and we should ensure that our delegates are secure.
“As FIHA is all about networking and assembly individuals, that may be a real problem.
“I’m grateful to a lot of our audio system and sponsors who’ve informed us they’re keen to reschedule to a later date.
“We’re additionally grateful to Accor and the Sofitel for being so understanding and versatile.”
In a busy day for Bench Occasions, Arabian Lodge Funding Convention, which was as a result of happen subsequent month in Dubai, has been postponed till September.