With professional expertise in MICE event organization, world-class MICE venue resources and well-seasoned talents, Taiwan becomes one of the top destinations in Asia.With the constant efforts in the MICE industry devoted by MEET TAIWAN, the MICE promotion program led by TAITRA, 2016 Retina International World Congress (RIWC), with 70% of the participants were visually impaired and one-third of them were complete blinds, was the best example which showed Taiwan’s MICE competitiveness and highly-customized services.
Customized Onsite Support Shaped the Advantages of Taiwan
2016 RIWC is the most successful and influential MICE activities that Taiwan has ever hosted. MEET TAIWAN was proud to facilitate the conference in every aspects and customize the event for our special guests along with Taipei International Convention Center (TICC), one of the world-class venues in Taiwan. In order to make the guests safe and comfortable, MEET TAIWAN and TICC made every effort to create a barrier-free conference environment and also arranged a series of training for the staffs. For example, MEET TAIWAN invited Taiwan Guide Dog Association to deliver customized training and settled an area for guide dogs to relax. Besides, a typhoon hit Taiwan on the first day of 2016 RIWC, but the crew still focused on their duty and reacted quickly to the adjustment of the conference. The chairperson of Retina International, Christina Fasser, also appreciated MEET TAIWAN and TICC for the thoughtful arrangement which made the foreign participants feel relieved. The whole-hearted and one-stop service by MEET TAIWAN as well as TICC surprised doctors, scholars and the patients, which highlighted the professional and customized services from Taiwan.
Every Preparation for Winning 2016 RIWC Paid Off
In order to help Retinitis Pigmentosa Taiwan(RP Taiwan) become the host of 2016 RIWC, MEET TAIWAN invited over 50 experts in ophthalmology and the most important delegates in RIWC to endorse Taiwan as the best candidate, which fully demonstrated Taiwan’s strengths in delivering MICE events. Visits arranged for the MICE experts and ophthalmology opinion leaders to Taiwan also showed the close connection between MEET TAIWAN and industry, which successfully left a good impression to the executives. Nick Lin, the president of RP Taiwan, credited the opportunity of hosting 2016 RIWC to the continual hard work MEET TAIWAN has done. MEET TAIWAN helped RP Taiwan win the bid at 2012 RIWC in Hamburg, Germany. Along with TICC, MEET TAIWAN also participated in 2014 RIWC in France to learn the experience and promote 2016 RIWC. Every effort that MEET TAIWAN made to integrate these advantages successfully turned Taiwan into the best destination not only for the 2016 RIWC but for all kinds of international conferences.
Walter Yeh, Executive Vice President of TAITRA and Managing Director of MEET TAIWAN indicated that this outstanding MICE event proved Taiwan’s capabilities to organize international conferences. With the excellent experience and the astonishing performance in academy, MEET TAIWAN will make Taiwan become the best MICE destination in Asia.