With the coronavirus pandemic dramatically shaking up our 2020 calendars, big tech events that typically cluster thousands of attendees together in exhibition halls and meeting rooms have had to adapt. Some have gone virtual, some have been canceled, but IFA, Europe’s annual tech show in Berlin, found a middle ground.
LG showed off an air-purifying mask.
This week the tech industry has gathered, either in Berlin or via the show’s online portal, to see new products launched and hear executives from some of the world’s biggest tech companies speak about what comes next.
Among the press conferences and keynote presentations, it’s been tricky for speakers to avoid discussing the lingering presence of COVID-19 around the world. Kicking off the show on Thursday morning, IFA