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B2B electronics publications closing due to covid

Really bad news from the German electronics publishing sector today, with AT-Fachverlag shutting two core magazines: Elektronik Informationen and Photonik. The last issues have been published and they will be no more. The email we received didn’t mention the website, but this hasn’t been updated since the 2nd of November, so until we hear otherwise we’re assuming it’s ending too. We have asked, but have not yet heard if its editorial, advertising and production staff, such as Sylvia Rathgeber will be redeployed or being made redundant. We hope the former and will update. According to Schoene Norbert, an advertising manager […]

Electronica 2020 cancelled – goes virtual

Adding to the woes of 2020, Electronica – the biggest electronics trade show in the world – has confirmed it will not be going ahead as usual this year. According to the show organisers (the Messe M√ľnchen), the event will be “a fully virtual event” this year due to Covid-19 travel restrictions, which reduced the size of the show. The show had initially planned to do a scaled down version, but over the weekend it announced this would be impossible in the current environment. Per EE News Europe, there are “likely to be implications for Semicon Europa and a MEMS […]