Portland’s protests in response to the police killing of George Floyd are approaching 70 consecutive days. Add to that the devastation of Covid-19 on the economy, and it’s understandable that local businesses in the city face seemingly insurmountable odds to recover.
As the COVID-19 situation evolves around the world, the Adweek team continues to monitor developments closely while following advice from relevant public health officials. Our thoughts are with all those affected. As things stand, and with all the information we have been presented with to date, our intention is to proceed as normal with our event schedule. Should you have any particular questions please reach out to us. We continue to work closely with our customers, our sponsors and the broader industry to ensure we hold safe and successful events.