Congress Venue
COEX Convention and Exhibition Center
159 Samsung-dong,Gangnam-gu Seoul 135-731,Korea
Tel : +82.2.6000.0114
Fax : +82.2.6000.1301
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The congress will take place at the COEX convention & exhibition center, an award-winning facility equipped with state-of-the-art presentation facilities. Its location within the Korea World Trade Center Complex will allow you to access the subway system, the city air terminal, hotels, and shopping centers without ever having to leave the Complex, thanks to its underground network.
Implemented on 4 floors above-ground and 4 levels under-ground, it has the capacity to hold 10,000 persons in the Pacific and Atlantic Halls, 7,000 personsin the Indian and Convention Halls, 1,000 in the Auditorium, and 1,800 in the Grand Ballroom. All rooms at the COEX, including the 60 meeting rooms, are fully equipped with a simultaneous interpretation system for 16 languages as well as high-tech A/V system.
The COEX was ranked among the world’s top 10 convention centers in 2000 and received the Annual Global Achievement Award from the Association Meetings under the category of International Convention & Exhibition Centers. Also, the COEX is one of the only 6 convention venues in the world that the World Trade Centers Association officially rated with the top Silver Level.
High quality food & beverage services are provided by the renowned Best Westin Chosun Hotel’s catering department. Also, numerous restaurants and food courts can be found in the basement level in the COEX Mall.
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Tthe COEX Mall is an innovative entertainment complex that includes an aquarium, theaters,a Kimchi museum a huge international bookstore,, a variety of restaurants and food courts, and a myriad of retails stores to provide you with an exciting shopping experience. There is also an outdoor stage in the courtyard where various artistic and cultureal performances can be enjoyed.

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Luxurious Hotels
The Grand InterContinental Seoul, COEX InterContinental Seoul, Oakwood Premier COEX Center, and Park Hyatt Seoul provide comfort with elegance with the convenience of being located right in the complex.
City Air Terminal
This modern air terminal acts like an additional terminal of the Inchoen International Airport and Gimpo Domestic Airport, but located right in the city. It enables passengers to do ticketing, check luggage, and complete customs, all from the COEX complex in the city without having to deal with the long queues and hassles of the airport. It also brings together traveling agencies and the immigration office along with reduced airport fees to provide passengers with the ultimate convenience for air travel. The service is currently limited to Korean Air, Asiana departures, and a few other specific flights. This service is available 5:20 ~ 18:30, and you must check-in at least 3 hours 30 minutes before your flight.

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