The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) has won seven new bids
to host association conferences this year, adding to its strong event
roster of repeat business.
The event venue in Malaysia’s capital will play host to 200
confirmed events attracting more than 700,000 delegates.
“We are delighted to commence 2023 on a positive note with
30 per cent repeat business and 28 new conferences and exhibitions. We are also
excited to have recently won seven new bids for high-profile association
meetings between 2024 and 2030 that are expected to attract 16,000 international
delegates to Malaysia,” said KLCC general manager, Alan Pryor.
In addition to 35 exhibitions and 160 corporate meetings,
KLCC will welcome key international conferences including the 38th Asia Pacific
Academy of Opthalmology Congress (APAO), Aesthetic Medicine& Surgery
Conference (AMSC), Energy Asia, World Renewable Energy Congress (WREC), and
World Women Leadership Summit between January and December.
“We now have a dedicated team to assist with event
conceptualisation, content and experience design, production planning, event
set-up and tear-down, supplier liaison, and everything through to the
successful delivery of the event, added Pryor. “Our aim is to offer end-to-end
services and solutions so clients and event organisers have everything they
need to seamlessly execute their events, all under one roof.”
A desire to travel led Holly Patrick to the business meetings and events world and she’s never looked back. Holly takes a particular interest in event sustainability and creating a diverse and inclusive industry. When she’s not working, she can be found rolling skating along Brighton seafront listening to an eclectic playlist, featuring the likes of Patti Smith, Sean Paul, and Arooj Aftab.