The Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre (MITEC) is proud to announce that we are now a member of AIPC (the International Association of Convention Centres) and will be participating at the 13th Annual AIPC Sales and Marketing Summit, held in cooperation with the IMEX in Frankfurt, Germany.
Chief Executive Officer, Gunther Beissel said, “In addition to solidifying our reputation among clients and the industry, joining AIPC will further support MITEC’s growing reputation as a brand-new venue and in turn increase our clients’ confidence levels. AIPC is an excellent platform to expand our network and we look forward to engaging and sharing best practices with our industry colleagues within the AIPC family”.
Commenting on the Venue’s addition to the AIPC family, AIPC President Aloysius Arlando said, “MITEC is an impressively designed centre that is well-geared to support the emerging Metropolis precinct of KL, where it is located; and the strong growth potential of business events in KL in the coming years”.
AIPC is the industry association for professional convention and exhibition centre managers worldwide. AIPC is committed to encouraging and recognising excellence in convention centre management, while at the same time providing the tools to achieve such high standards through its research, educational and networking programs.
MITEC is also proud to be affiliated as a member of the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) and honoured to bear the UFI (Union des Foires Internationales/Union of International Fairs) approved label.
“AIPC, ICCA and UFI are excellent platforms for MITEC to expand our network, engaging and sharing best practices with industry colleagues within the associations’ family globally,” added Beissel.
ICCA represents the most important specialists in terms of organisation, transport and the venues of international congresses and events, and consists of nearly 1,000 affiliated businesses and organisations in more than 90 countries across the world. ICCA is the international trade association.
UFI is the association of the world’s leading tradeshow organisers and exhibition centre operators, as well as over 50 major national and international exhibition associations, and selected partners of the exhibition industry. From its headquarters in Paris and regional offices in Hong Kong and Kuwait, UFI serves more than 600 member organizations in 85 countries around the world.