Kaohsiung M.I.C.E. Familiarization Tour (FAM Tour) was held in end of March (Mar 28th-31st) this year, organized by Kaohsiung Meeting & Event Promotion Office and sponsored by Economic Development Bureau, Kaohsiung City Government. To attract and develop more international events in Kaohsiung, 9 decision makers from 7 countries (include The United States, Switzerland, Australia, Indonesia, Nigeria and China) were invited to experience Kaohsiung’s state-of-the-art facilities and resources for MICE. Every attendee all showed their high interests to experience Kaohsiung’s new look before the trip, and was impressed by the new look of Kaohsiung, the biggest harbor city of Taiwan. They all can’t wait to sharing their amazement with their global network in the fields of food & beverage, renewable energy, pediatric dentistry, otolaryngology, oral oncology, media and so forth. By organizing this trip, Kaohsiung looks forward to expressing her capability as a MICE destination to those decision makers, furthermore to increasing the chances that international associations organizing their conferences or events in Kaohsiung.
It is the very first time for Taiwan’s local governments to hold the MICE Fam tour. Kaohsiung offered its well-equipped airport facilities, world-class venues and hotels, delicacies and rich culture heritage, allowing delegates to easily experience the well-established hardware and software after their arrival. Particularly, this time, Kaohsiung guided guests to the most-visited tourist attractions such as the Pier-2 Art Center, the Ten-Drum Creative Park, Sanhe Tile Kiln and Port of Kaohsiung to gain wonderful memories. All attendees admired the charming waterfront views!
Almost all guests visited Taiwan for the first time and felt comfortable with warm hospitality of Kaohsiung. They all ensured Kaohsiung is a friendly and vital city and acclaimed the contributions of Kaohsiung City Government for the tour.
Kaohsiung has dedicated to promoting itself as a new ideal destination in MICE industry and hosted a variety of major events such as Asia Pacific Cities Summit (APCS), Taiwan International Boat Show, Taiwan International Fastener Show, acknowledging the fact that Kaohsiung possess great potential for MICE development. Kaohsiung, Asia’s Rising Star for Exhibitions and Conventions, is ready to step into the lineup of the world’s major host cities for MICE events.