Auckland Convention Bureau Success
The Auckland Convention Bureau (ACB) has secured the XIII World Congress of Chinese Medicine. The three day conference will see more than 700 Chinese medicine practitioners and academics arrive in Auckland in 2016.
The Congress is the leading annual event for Chinese medicine health professionals in the Asia Pacific region and will generate 1,700 visitor nights and roughly NZ$760,000 in GDP. ACB made the winning bid in conjunction with the XIII World Congress of Chinese Medicine Steering Committee and Tourism New Zealand.
According to New Zealand and Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Society Inc life honorary president Stephen Xu, Auckland has a fantastic bid submission describing Auckland’s sophistication and natural characteristics.