Industry News: Nonprofit Good360 Accepting Donations of Materials From Cancelled Events, 2020 Billboard Music Awards Postponed, New York's Design Pavilion Event Moves to May, and More
NATIONAL: The nonprofit Good360 is accepting certain materials such as customized tote bags, T-shirts, and water bottles from canceled conferences and events. The organization has a membership base of more than 90,000 nonprofits.
The Meetings Mean Business Coalition's Global Meetings Industry Day (G.M.I.D.) has been postponed. The annual event, which had previously been slated for April 14, is an annual day of advocacy for the face-to-face meeting industry; in 2019, G.M.I.D. hosted 275 registered events in more than 50 countries.
LAS VEGAS: Event organizers BolognaFiere and the Professional Beauty Association are postponing the 18th edition of Cosmoprof North America to September 20 to 22. The event was scheduled for June.
The 2020 Billboard Music Awards, slated to air live on NBC on April 29, have been postponed. The new date for the Dick Clark Productions-produced show has not been announced.
NEW YORK: This year's Design Pavilion has been postponed until October. It was originally scheduled to take place May 12 to 20. Held annually during NYCxDESIGN, the nine-day interactive hub showcases all things design.
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WASHINGTON: The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will postpone its 15th annual Brewer's Ball, originally set to take place on March 28. The organization will also not hold any in-person events through May 10.
With contributions from Ashton Pike and Wellsley Kesel in Atlanta; Claire Hoffman in Los Angeles; and Beth Kormanik and Michele Laufik in New York.
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