HKCEC reports growth in conference business

The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) has released figures showing a total of 1,086 events held from July 2013 to June 2014.

The numbers include 112 exhibitions and 32 conferences, along with hundreds of corporate meetings, banquets and entertainment events.

The combined total of attendees at these 1,086 events and diners at the HKCEC’s seven restaurants was almost 5.9 million people, including visitors from around the world.  

Among the 32 conferences held at the HKCEC, 26 were international and 12 were new to the venue, covering diversified subjects that included medical science, horse racing, trademarks, and yoga.  

HKCEC managing director Monica Lee-Müller said: "We take pride in attracting organisers from around the world to Hong Kong, and providing quality services for event attendees.  I am delighted that event organisers clearly recognise our commitment to enhancing HKCEC’s competitiveness through our continuous investment in new technologies, new equipment, and new talent."    

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