Genetec Goes Virtual, Drops Essen and GSX, Skeleton Crew to ISC West 2020

By John Honovich, Published May 05, 2020, 09:54am EDT

Genetec is dropping Essen and GSX shows this year as well as planning to send a skeleton crew to ISC West 2020, the company confirmed to IPVM, as it touts its own virtual trade show.

IPVM Image

Inside this note, we examine the moves and how it fits into a trend of manufacturers objecting to 2020 trade shows and what the future of manufacturer virtual 'trade shows' maybe.

"Prioritizes ******* *********** *** ****"

******* ****** * ***** release **** **** *** "prioritiz[ing ******* *********** *** 2020". ** *****, **** held******* **, ** ***** *** company **** **** *** nearly *,*** ********* **** the * ****:

IPVM Image

******* **** **** *** going ** ** * similar ***** ** *** fall ** **** ** increased ****** ******** (**********-***, self-paced, *******).

Dropping ******** ***** *****

** *** **** ****, the ******* ******** **** it *****:

************* ****** ********** ** major **-****** ***** *****, conventions *** *********** *** the **** ** *** year.

******* ********* ** **** that:

** **** *** ** exhibiting ** *** **** floor ** *** ** Essen. ** ***** ***** shows ****** ** ******* ahead ******* *** ****, we **** **** ****** with * ******** **** as ** *** ******* that ********** **** ** very ***.

** *** ********** *** struggle **** ****** ****** must ******* ** **** organizers *** *** *** hard ******* ****** **** make ***** ****** * reality. **** ****, ** do **** **** ** need ** **** ***** as ** ******** *** not **** ** ***** events **** ***** *** people's ***** ** ****. We’re ******* ******* ** seeing ******** ** ****** as **** ** ** can, *** ** **** to ** **** **** it’s **** *****!

******* ******* ********* **** the '******** ****' ********* was ***** *** *** West, * **** **** was ********** ********* *** March **** ****** ***** *********** *** a ******** ******* ********.

Small **** ******** ************ *** *******

**** * *** ******** trade **** ***********, *** most ******* ******** ** Genetec's **** ** **** Genetec *** ****** ******* a **** ***** ********. Even ** *** ****, while ******* *** ~*,*** employees *** **** * few ******* ******* ** revenue, **** **** ****** the **** ******* ** far ******* *********:

IPVM Image

*** *******, ****** ******** shows ** *** ** much ** * ****.

ISC **** ******** ***

*******, *****'**** **** **** ************** ** ************* ****** of ***** (***** **** booths) ** ***** *****:

IPVM Image

******, ** ** ******** in************* *** ********** ** October **** *** **** Show, *******'* ******** ** a ****** *** ******* exhibitors.

Refund ** ****** *****?

*** ******* *** ******* and *** **** *** West ************* ** **** Reed *** **** ******* about *** *** *** a ****** ** ****** for ***** *** **** 2020 *****. *********, **** have ****** ****, ****** evidently *** *******.

Virtual ***** *****

**** **** *** ****-*********** world *******, ** ****** large ********* **** ******* to ******** ** **** their *** ****** ******, just **** ******* *** long **** *** *** physical ******. *********** *** accelerated *** ******** *** transition ** *** ****** shows.

** *** **** ****, we ** *** ******* any ****** **** *** replace *** ********** *** in-person ************* **** ******** events ***** (** ***** if ** ***** ******* reality ******* **********). ** such, ** ****** ******** trade ***** ** ****** but, *** ******** *******, how **** ******** **** they ** ** ****, 2022, ***.

Poll / ****

Comments (4)

* ***'* ******** **** their ******. ************ *** shows ** **** *** minimal ** ****, *** the ***** *** ***** high. *** ***** *** money **** **** ***** at **** *****?

Agree: 1
Disagree
Informative
Unhelpful
Funny

******* **** ** *** being ***********.

**** *** ******* **** a ***** ***** ** money **** ** * deposit **** *** ****** get ****, ** ** better ** **** **** money *********** ****** ********** zero *****, ** *** a ****** **** **** to ****** *** *** to **** ********* ** the ****?

**'* * ***** ******, one **** ** (******) have ********* **** ***** already. * ***** **** not **** ** * final ******** ** **** our *** **** **** v3 ******** ** ***** to **.

Agree
Disagree
Informative
Unhelpful
Funny

****'* *** * *****, for ****, **** *** skeleton ****. ***** ***** through **** ** ******* lost ** *** *** conversation ** **** ***** can ** ******** ****** with **** ********** *****. Reducing ***** ***** *** cost ******* *** **** everyone ********* * *****-**-******** turnout * ***** ***** a ******* ***** *** be *** **** **** a *** ******.

*** *** ***** ***** that *****'* **** ****** yet *** *** *** ran ** **** *** a ********* *****. ** you *** **** *** of ***** ****** **** why ***?

Agree: 2
Disagree
Informative
Unhelpful
Funny

***, ** **** ***** there *** ** **** shows ******* ** ** the *********/******* **** ***** there ** ** ***** in ****** ** **** a ******** ** *** of ****. ********* * single *** ** ******, even ** *** **** deposits ** **** *****, is *******.

Agree
Disagree
Informative
Unhelpful
Funny
Read this IPVM report for free.

This article is part of IPVM's 6,943 reports, 926 tests and is only available to members. To get a one-time preview of our work, enter your work email to access the full article.

Already a member? Login here | Join now
Loading Related Reports