Exhibitions serve as an influential platform for industry experts, professionals and companies to come together, share information and build long lasting business relationships. Exhibitions provide an unparalleled and ideal opportunity to showcase products and services to a highly targeted audience. However, when it comes to exhibition centers, some are simply better than others.
What makes a good exhibition center? Of course, it needs to offer sufficient floor area to accommodate several thousand attendees. It should also be suitable for major trade shows. In established economies, exhibitions are a vital part of product marketing, along with direct selling, advertising, direct mail, and the internet. Choosing a good exhibition center is of utmost importance in order to maximize business benefits. Here is a list of the best exhibition centers in South-east Asia:
1. Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre
MITEC fosters partnerships with high-profile organizations in different industries and government bodies across Malaysia. Located on every level, the spacious exhibition halls can accommodate approximately 47,700 visitors making it the ideal choice for large exhibitions, conferences and sporting events. This powerhouse exhibition center also features open-air venues that are perfect for public entertainment events and outdoor festivals.
2. Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre
A leader in the MICE sector, Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre is designed to cater to a diverse range of events, offering top-notch facilities and services for conferences, exhibitions, trade shows and meetings. Its central location in the city is hard to beat. With over 22,000 square meters of exhibition space and 15,000 square meters of flexible meeting spaces, Suntec Singapore is one of the key venues in Singapore for meetings, conventions, and exhibitions. This venue also offers the latest in telecommunications technology.
Indonesia Convention Exhibition
Located in the heart of Bumi Serpong Damai (BSD) City, Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE) is the perfect venue for hosting a wide range of national and international scale of events. Covering a total land area of approximately 220.000 sqm. The venue is designed to be one of the most spacious exhibition and convention centers in Indonesia. It offers to facilitate a full spectrum of business events simultaneously to the core business of meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions. ICE has won the Best Exhibition Hall award from the 8th Indonesia MICE Awards 2015 for outstanding facilities and services in exhibition hall; the Most Energy Efficient Building of the Year Award from the Department of Energy and Natural Resources; Asia Pacific Property Awards, Best Exhibition Hall, Best Building Performance colorbond award from Bluescope; and topped the Purpose Built Category from FIABCI World Prix d’Excellence Awards 2017.
Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre
BITEC is a world-class venue for meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions located in the heart of Bangkok. Offering several large-scale, multi-purpose event halls and comprehensive exhibition services, it is the first choice for exhibition and conference organizers around the world. BITEC’s expansion has delivered a mixed–use, multi-purpose facility, a complete supporting a world-class exhibition, and a convention center integrated with retail and dining space, a world-class convention and meetings venue called BHIRAJ Convention Centre, as well as a Grade-A office tower known as BHIRAJ Tower at BITEC.
5. World Trade Center Metro Manila (WTCMM)
Last but certainly not least, we have the World Trade Center Metro Manila. When it comes to the Philippines, there is no other choice. It has more than 30,000 sqm of gross floor area, consisting of 13,560 sqm of contiguous indoor space at ground level and 10,000 sqm outdoor space. A member of the World Trade Center’s Association (WTCA) of New York, WTCMM is the first exhibition venue in the Philippines listed by the Union des Foires Internationales or UFI, the global association of the exhibition industry. This unique system of reciprocity gives organizers the unequalled opportunity to promote their events to the international business community. Check out our facilities by clicking here.