The Health and Safety of Our Customers and Colleagues is Always Our Top Priority

CPhI Middle East & Africa is closely monitoring developments concerning the Coronavirus COVID-19.

The health and safety of both our customers and colleagues is always our top priority. As such, we are following all safety advice and precautions as recommended by local Departments of Health, as well as the World Health Organization (WHO).

Informa Markets, the organizer of CPhI Middle East & Africa has decided to cancel the event originally scheduled for 14-15 September 2020, with the next edition to take place on 26-28 September 2021 at the RICEC in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.


With regards to our exhibitors

  • Follow government guidance on travel
  • Follow local safety advice on the prevention of the spread of Coronavirus
  • For more information, contact your Account Manager or [email protected]

With regards to our visitors

  • Travel from impacted areas is being restricted
  • Many international airports are screening visitors as they enter/leave the country

All attendees are advised to:

  • Wash your hands frequently
  • Practice respiratory hygiene
  • Cover mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing with a tissue and immediately throw into a bin
  • See medical assistance if you develop any of the known symptoms



Official sources:

Please visit the following pages for updates and further health and safety guidance:

  • Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Ministry of Health: here you will find information about the current situation in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, recommendations for travelers and answers to frequently asked questions.
  • World Health Organization: stay up to date on the current situation and its possible implications for exhibitors, visitors, partners and employees.


Thank you for your cooperation,

The CPhI Middle East & Africa Team, Informa Markets