The nation’s premier convention center, KINTEX opened its doors in April 2003 as part of efforts to help globalize South Korea’s meetings industry. The facility further expanded its capabilities with the addition of a second exhibition center on the premises in September 2011. A highly-capable event venue, KINTEX today boasts a total indoor meeting space of over 100,000m², suitable for world-class conventions, exhibitions, and many other kinds of functions. It not only makes significant contributions to MICE industry growth, but also provides an environmentally-friendly venue for events that is powered by various forms of renewable energy. In 2012, KINTEX hosted a total of 857 domestic and international events, including 97 exhibitions, 112 cultural functions, and 648 meetings. It steadily attracts an annual average of approximately 50,000 international visitors, making it a truly global convention center in every sense of the term.
- Contact Information
- Addressㅣ Hanryuro 408, Ilsanseo-gu, Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
- Telㅣ 031-810-8114
- Websiteㅣ www.kintex.com
|KINTEX offers full catering services in its many conference rooms, all of which are suitable for banquet functions. In addition, the center’s on-site event planners are fully-trained in the art of all food and beverage-related gatherings, from stylish pre-event drink receptions to lavish multi-course meals.|
|The nearby MVL Hotel KINTEX is a high-quality accommodation venue, offering 377 fully-furnished guest rooms, including 34 suites each with advanced interpretation systems – all of which are just 10 minutes walk from the convention center. MVL is just one example of the many accommodations recommended by KINTEX staff, which can provide information on suggested affiliated hotels, sponsor hotels, and guesthouses, and residential venues suitable for event attendees. At the time of publishing, KINTEX is establishing an MOU with HomestayKOREA to boost local accommodation options and give international attendees the opportunity to stay in a traditional Korean residence in Seoul’s Hongik University or Insadong districts at reasonable prices.|
|KINTEX offers its event attendees a wide variety of culinary, shopping, cultural, and general support options.|