Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

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Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre is the premier convention and exhibition centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This purpose-built convention & exhibition centre is a component part of the Kuala Lumpur City Centre precinct, fondly known as KLCC. Designed to be a "city within a city" this 40 hectare (100 acre) site includes the 50-acre (200,000 m 2) KLCC Park and PETRONAS Twin Towers. Hosting conferences, exhibitions, seminars, meetings and entertainment, the Centre is placed alongside public transportation and hotels. The Centre achieved HACCP certification in December 2006 and in February 2007 became the first convention centre in Asia to achieve 'Benchmarked' status by Green Globe, the global Benchmarking, Certification and improvement system for sustainable travel & tourism. Aquaria KLCC, a 60,000 square feet (5,600 m 2) underwater park is located beneath the convention center.

Major events at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
  • 67th MDA/FDI International Dental Convention & Trade Exhibition 2010 (2200 delegates)
  • XVIII FIGO World Congress of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO)(8,294 delegates)
  • 12th APLAR Congress Of Rheumatology 2006 (2,026 delegates)
  • 6th Asian & Oceanian Epilepsy Congress 2006(1,000 delegates)
  • The 11th ASEAN Summit 2005
  • Pikom PC Fair (Held 3 times a year)
  • 3rd International Asia Pacific Society of Infection Control (APSIC) 2007 (1,600 delegates)
  • Scientific Excellence in Islamic Civilisation Exhibition 2007
  • 39th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting 2007
  • 16th World Congress on Information Technology 2008
  • 13th International Congress of Infectious Diseases 2008
  • My Fair Lady the Musical 2007
  • Chicago the Musical 2007
  • Beauty and the Beast the Musical 2008
Upcoming International Conferences
  • 68th MDA/FDI International Dental Convention & Trade Exhibition 2010 (2500 delegates)
  • 6th World Chambers Congress (3 - 5 June 2009, 1,000 delegates)
  • Stem Cells and Immunity Conference (1 - 3 October 2009, 700 delegates)
  • Asia Pacific Digestive Week (19 - 22 September 2010, 1,500 delegates)
  • 10th International Conference on Low Vision (VISION 2011) (21 - 24 February 2011, 3,000 delegates)
  • 18th Asian Pacific Congress of Cardiology (7 - 10 April 2011, 2,000 delegates)
  • 22nd Pacific Science Congress (13 - 17 June 2011)
  • 102nd Rotary International Conference (3,000 Delegates)


Awards
  • "Best Convention Centre in Asia" by CEI Industry Award 2009
  • "Best MICE Sales Team (Joint third)" by CEI Industry Award 2009
  • "Best Exhibition and Convention Centre in Asia" by TravelWeekly (Asia) Industry Awards 2007
  • "Best Exhibition and Convention Centre in Asia" by TravelWeekly (Asia) Industry Awards 2008
  • The BrandLaureate Awards 2007-2008 for Brand Excellence in Product Branding - Convention Centre