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NACS Show a go

Screen Shot 2020-05-12 at 3.39.17 PMThe 2020 NACS Show is moving forward as scheduled and the global event will take place October 11-14 in Las Vegas at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

According to a  statement, the organizers “are working with local, state and federal agencies, health officials and venue partners to ensure everyone’s well-being. They also have extended the cancellation policy to 30 days pre-event to offer registered attendees maximum flexibility. As public health guidance is updated, any changes to the delivery of content and experience at the 2020 NACS Show will be shared with registrants and exhibitors immediately.”

A separate FAQ page has also been created and is being updated in real-time as Show enhancements and safety precautions are made.

“The NACS Show is still a number of months away, but our preparedness plans are evolving daily in light of new guidance on COVID-19. Our team is taking precautions and proactively running contingency scenarios to guarantee we deliver the same high-quality networking, access to new products, and thought leadership you’ve come to expect without jeopardizing anyone’s well-being,” said NACS president & CEO Henry Armour. “We’ve heard positive stories about how our industry has innovated to adapt to quickly changing times. We’re looking forward to continuing this momentum in October by showcasing new ideas, products, technologies and innovations to help deliver the future of convenience.”

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Planning continues for 23rd World Petroleum Congress

Screen Shot 2020-04-28 at 1.04.35 PMThe 23rd World Petroleum Organizing Committee is moving ahead with plans to host the event in Texas at the end of the year.

Held once every three years, the event attracts industry and government leaders from around the world including government heads of state and ministers of energy.

The committee says it is “closely monitoring” the COVID-19 situation and reassessing our own health and safety measures to ensure a safe environment for everyone participating.”

The event is slated for December 6-10 in Houston.

“As the Congress draws nearer, we will heed official advice from U.S. authorities,” the committee said in a statement.

Calgary is to host the World Petroleum Congress in 2023

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The World Petroleum Congress Canada calls the event the “Olympics of oil and gas,” noting it is expected to bring in an estimated 5,000 delegates to the city.

WPC Canada said the congress is expected to include over 80 national delegations, 700 expert speakers, 500 CEOs, 800 media, and 400 exhibiting companies.

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Are you ready for The Convenience U CARWACS Show?

The Convenience U CARWACS Show Toronto 2020 is less than a month away – have you registered yet?

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The must-attend event takes place March 3rd and 4th at The Toronto Congress Centre. This is Canada’s largest convenience, gas and car wash industry event.

The Convenience U CARWACS Show features two days of valuable insights, networking and selling opportunities for everyone in the convenience, gas and car wash industries.

Each day will kick off with education sessions and presentations designed to help you develop the tools and strategies to improve customer service, enhance businesses and increase the bottom line.

The trade show – open daily from 12 to 5 pm – will feature hundreds of exhibitors showcasing everything you need to satisfy your customers and operate your business, including the latest and most innovative products and services available in the Canadian market.

The show features multiple sponsors, including Mars Wrigley Confectionery, Hershey, Nestlé, Mondelez, Atlantic Prepaid, The Great Canadian Meat Company, Muskoka Brewery, Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation and others.

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