CEI Asia has launched an inaugural Editors’ Choice industry excellence report to honour the best ideas, products and services in the business events industry in Asia Pacific. The full report, which will be published in our Dec/Jan issue, shines a spotlight on event innovators and celebrates their achievements in 2016.

Following extensive travel, interviews and consultation with the industry over the past 12 months—read about our research and selection process—we are pleased to announce the top business event performers for 2016:

 

Working with Airbnb for corporate stays
Working with Airbnb for corporate stays
St. Regis KL appoints new GM
St. Regis KL appoints new GM
Hyatt on the Bund appoints new F&B manager
Hyatt on the Bund appoints new F&B manager

Greater China

North Asia

  • Convention and exhibition centre: COEX Convention Exhibition Center, Seoul, and ICC Kyoto, Japan
  • City destination for meetings and events: Tokyo, Japan and Taipei, Taiwan
  • Resort destination for corporate retreats: Jeju, South Korea and Okinawa, Japan
  • New events venue: Four Seasons Kyoto, and Seamarq Hotel, South Korea 
  • Best convention bureau: Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO), and MEET Taiwan

South East Asia

  • Convention and exhibition centre: Suntec Singapore, and Marina Bay Sands Singapore
  • City destination for meetings and events: Singapore and Bangkok
  • Resort destination for corporate retreats: Bali, Indonesia and Langkawi, Malaysia  
  • New events venue: The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur, and Conrad Manila
  • Best convention bureau: Singapore Tourism Board, and Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau

Australasia

Stay tuned on cei.asia over the next few weeks as we release in-depth reports on each region's winners, highlighting event case studies and new products and services.