Even the tenacious Chinese conference spammer, BIT, has had to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic. Sadly, it has canceled its World congresses for the year. But not its spam. Now it sells "gorgeous products" that will "protect our body from SARS-COV-2 invasion."
From: cathy han [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Date: Thu, Apr 23 at 11:25 AM
Subject: New invented Anti-nCov Sanitizing Hand Cream Aimed to Saving Lives
How are you?
With the pandemic of COVID-19 all over the world, we are very worrying about the situation in your country. Although we are also influenced by the Coronavirus outbreak until now, China has control the situation very well. As a conference organization, we basically postpone all our meetings to the end of this year and next year.
Thank you for your support for our past meeting business. Due to restriction ban, you are now isolated at home, it’s probably inconvenience for you to get various kinds of materials. Although we are in a predicament, the progress of science and the revolution of technology will never stop. In the end, we must work together to eliminate the enemy of all mankind, COVID-19.
As an expert, we appreciate your encouragement, concern, suggestion, support and participation in the recent meetings by BIT congress. In addition to doing conferences, our company also has a subsidiary biotech company, which has developed empowered products as Sanitizing Hand Cream, Hydro Gel and sanitary spray to protect our body from SARS-COV-2 invasion. We have launched this products under a trademark as Green Butterfly Sanitizing hand Cream at first, which is very effective against SARS-COV-2, skin fitted friendly, environmentally, and extremely low toxicity under the formulated concentration. Beside the sanitizing hand cream, for the following Hydro gel and spray products, it will protect any skin areas or what your mask and gloves cannot protect, such as ears, forehead, cheeks, neck, ankles, and wrists and so on.
For details of this product, please refer to: http://www.galavon.com/
IF YOU NEED IT, BUY NOW!
Hope this product could play a significant role in the fight against the COVID-19 of your country. Thank you for your support again and tell your friends for these gorgeous products.
Look forward to hear from you soon.
Ms. Cathy Han
Address: No. 43 Huoju Road, High-tech Zone, Dalian, China
BIT is back with rescheduled conferences in 2021. I was forwarded the following email:
From: vicky [email@example.com]
Sent: Saturday, July 11, 2020 6:14 PM
Subject: Confirmation Speakers for WCC-2021, Lisbon, Portugal WCC-2021
Time: July 20-22, 2021
Venue: Lisbon, Portugal
Dear Dr ... This is Vicky. Hope everything goes well from your side!
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we would like to sincerely invite you to deliver a speech at the 13th Annual World Cancer Congress (WCC-2021) will be held during July 20-22, 2021 in Lisbon, Portugal.
After the previous adjustment, we thought the outbreak would be effectively contained in November. However, the COVID-19 has still widely spread in many countries recently with many uncertain factors, November is still not a safety period as it has caused a serious loss for human life and property damage globally, so we have made the difficult decision to postpone this conference again to July 20-22, 2021 after extensive deliberation and careful consideration.
Although only small part speakers have cancelled their trip due to the Coronavirus, but the 90% speakers have agreed to the Postponement. At present, we have confirmed many renowned Speakers showed as below(Only a small part list as below): ...
We look forward to your positive reply with a potential presentation title along with your CV.
Take care of yourself!
Ms. Vicky Zhang
Coordinator, Organizing Committee of WCC-2021V Tel: 0086-411-84799606