Q: Why has Jewellery Arabia 2020 been rescheduled?
A: Informa Markets is committed to supporting the Bahrain government’s robust preventative measures against the COVID-19 pandemic. The exhibition venue, the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre, is being prioritised for the possible continuance of its current use as a medical and testing facility during November, an eventuality Jewellery Arabia supports and welcomes. As a result, and with consultation with His Excellency the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, we have agreed to move Jewellery Arabia 2020 to November 2021.
Q: What are the new dates for Jewellery Arabia?
A: The 29th edition of Jewellery Arabia has been rescheduled for 16-20 November 2021.
Q: Are the rescheduled dates the final dates for the exhibtion?
A: Rescheduled dates are confirmed by venue and Bahrain authorities and therefore to be considered final.
Q: What precautions will the organizers be taking to ensure the safety of delegates in light of the COVID-19 pandemic?
A: We want to reassure you that we are, and will, continue to closely monitor developments of COVID-19. Your health, safety and wellbeing at our event is our utmost priority. We are therefore following all safety advice and precautions as recommended by the local departments of health, as well as the World Health Organization (WHO).
We are actively working with the venue and our official suppliers to ensure precautionary measures are in place during the build-up, show open and break-down phases, including the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene.
We will continue to monitor the situation and keep you informed with any developments.
Q: Has the event location been moved?
A: No. The exhibition will be held in Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre as in previous years.
Q: Who is the main point of contact for any questions and concerns regarding the rescheduling?
A: Please contact your nearest Informa Markets office from the list:
Q: I registered for 2020 and cannot attend in November 2021. What do I do?
A: Kindly get in touch with your responsible Sales Manager to explore opportunities together.
Q: I registered for 2020 and want to attend in November 2021. What do I do?
A: You are all set. All money paid in connection with the event will be transferred and your booked location remains reserved for your team. Our finance department will send you an updated payment schedule with extended dates for the second payment as soon as possible. We look forward to seeing you in November 2021.
Q: Will my payment plan change due to the rescheduling?
A: The payment plan will change in line with the new exhibition dates. Therefore, the deadline for the second payment will be extended to August 2021. Our finance department will send you an updated payment schedule with exact dates.
Q: What happens to money already paid to Informa in connection with the event?
A: As the exhibition has been rescheduled, all paid money will be carried forward to November 2021.
Q: I hadn’t registered for 2020 and want to come in November 2021. What do I do?
A: It’s great you are planning to join our show in November 2021! Please fill in our space-enquiry form and your responsible sales manager will be in touch the soonest to discuss all opportunities for your team.
Q: Will my airfare and other travel expenses, such as visa application, be reimbursed?
A: Expenses are not refundable. We kindly ask you to seek compensation through your own travel insurance.