ceramitec 2021 postponed to June 2022
“From today’s perspective, ceramitec could take place thanks to Messe München’s sophisticated protection and hygiene concept. However, due to trade fair policy reasons, the Exhibitors’ Advisory Board has asked for a postponement to the year 2022. We comply with this proposal. We are all convinced that postponing the event by one year with the opportunity to have ceramitec running in parallel to analytica and automatica is the right way to then realise a successful fair on site with the usual high share of international participants,” said Gerhard Gerritzen, Member of Messe München’s Management Board and responsible for ceramitec.
The decision to postpone the event was taken by Messe München/DE in close cooperation with the Exhibitors’ Advisory Board of ceramitec, which includes many companies and associations of the ceramics industry. The Chairman of the Exhibitors’ Advisory Board, Dr Jürgen Blumm, Managing Director of Netzsch Gerätebau GmbH/DE, explained: “The majority of partners and exhibitors would like to see ceramitec 2021 postponed, as they see the success of their trade fair participation endangered. At the same time, ceramitec’s international importance for the entire industry is so great that we do not want to take this risk.”
Even in this turbulent time, Messe München and the ceramitec team see themselves as partners of the industry: “We will continue to develop and digitally complement our platform to add fresh momentum to the ceramics industry – both at our home base in Munich and worldwide,” explained Gerhard Gerritzen.