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Urgent Announcement: Event Postponed

Global Food Contact 2020 - Event Postponed

Originally Scheduled for April 23-24, 2020 | Bethesda, Maryland (USA)

We regret to inform you that our Global Food Contact Conference scheduled for April 23-24, 2020 in Bethesda, Maryland, has been postponed.

The safety and comfort of our customers, partners and staff remains our number one priority. Our team has been working diligently to maintain the integrity of this event in the midst of the disruption caused by COVID-19, and in light of recent travel restrictions and current CDC recommendations, we have made the decision to postpone this event to later in the year.

By postponing the event, we aim to uphold the quality of both the content and the overall attendee experience to the level at which you are accustomed to from Smithers. We will share updated information regarding new conference dates once they have been confirmed. We appreciate your patience and support during these difficult and uncertain times, and sincerely hope that you are able to join us at the rescheduled meeting.

Updates will be posted online via If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Starla Ford at