Aalborg Kongress- og Kulturcenter has been in dialogue with several public authorities in Greenland, including landslægen (national doctor). They have now assesed that the outlook for conducting PolarExpo is minimal, which is why they have now chosen to cancel PolarExpo 2021.

The reason behind the cancellation comes from the dialogue, in which they have discovered that an easening of restrictions on travel and public gatherings in time for the event, is unlikely.

The organisers will pursue to conduct the event in 2022.