TECHTEXTIL 2015: Official Statement From Dennis Smith, President, Messe Frankfurt Inc., Regarding The Weather In Houston

We are very saddened by the tragic flooding that happened all across Texas over the weekend and send our sincere condolences to the affected citizens and families of the victims. We understand the concerns from our industry regarding the safety of travelling to Houston, however we feel very comfortable in confirming to everyone that Techtextil North America  will be held as scheduled.
We have received word from the Convention & Visitors Bureau, the George R. Brown Convention Center and Freeman (General Service Contractor) that there are no issues from the airport to the center. All hotels, restaurants, bars and professional sporting venues are open. There is rainfall in the forecast so please pack an umbrella.
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We look forward to seeing everyone in Houston.
Dennis Smith, President
Messe Frankfurt Inc.

Posted May 28, 2015