Special times also raise new questions. We have tried to answer the most important questions for you in advance.
FAQs Corona conditions
The SPS 2021 takes place in person with a hybrid format. Based on the positive developments in the national and international vaccination campaigns, we are optimistic about the implementation of the SPS 2021. Numerous registrations from the entire automation sector confirm the industry's desire for personal contact and live experiences.
Yes, there will be an additional digital offering at the SPS 2021 to enable visitors who cannot be on site to participate. We are currently finalizing our digital concept, which will best meet the needs and requirements of participants and create an interface to the physical trade show. We will inform you about further details in the coming months.
At the partner hotels of Business & Service Brigitte Schmedding GmbH agency, hotel rooms can currently be cancelled free of charge in most cases up to eight weeks before the event. If you have any questions, please contact our partner directly.
Questions regarding stand construction
Which particular documents and markings are expected by the authorities and, if necessary, Mesago within an exhibitor’s hygiene concept in the event of controls or in case of investigation of an infection?
Compliance with and implementation of the protection and hygiene concept is sufficient as preliminary work. Documents or supervision plans are not required.
There is no general restriction on the number of people on the stands. However, all persons on a stand must keep a distance of 1.5 m.
As the minimum distance of 1.5 m must be maintained at all times and the walking paths must therefore not be blocked, conversations in the aisles should be avoided.
There is no limit to the number of stand personnel. However, care must be taken to ensure that a minimum distance of 1.5 m can be maintained at all times between the persons present on the stand.
No, there is no need to specify routes on the stand area or plan fixed entrances and exits. In order to ensure that the minimum distance of 1.5 m can be maintained at all times and to provide orientation for visitors, it is nevertheless advisable to work with floor markings or take other protective measures. Furthermore, it is advisable to plan generous open spaces around interaction points and exhibits.
Are there any changes to the walking paths in the halls? Do we have to take anything into account in our stand design?
At the present time, there are no plans to specify visitor routes in the halls of the SPS 2021, so that the stand orientation does not need to be adjusted.
Yes, there will be Communication Zones in the halls to relieve congestion in the aisles.
Unfortunately, a face shield will not be sufficient and does not cover the mouth and nose. If the infection level has permanently stabilized at a low level, the mouth-nose cover may be removed from exhibition stands at the table, provided that the minimum distance of 1.5 m can be maintained. In this case, the contact data (name, place of residence, telephone number or e-mail address and period of stay) of the contact person must be recorded.
There will be no Guided Tours at the SPS 2021.