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Many MICE executives look to luxurious, exotic or interesting locations when planning their meetings or conferences.
If planning any major events the Mahsuri International Exhibition Centre (MIEC) on Langkawi is capable of delivering all your convention, exhibition or meetings needs. The MIEC can cater up to 3,000 visitors across its 71,400 sq metres of floor space.
LIMA specialises in showcasing the whole supply chain in the aerospace and maritime industries featuring commercial and general aviation, aero equipment, aero engines, defence and security. Many high ranking dignitaries attend this biannual event promoting the latest aerospace technology in the Asia Pacific region.
This first class exhibition and convention centre is the largest in Langkawi and it features function rooms, lounge rooms, VIP suites, gallery and viewing deck all kitted out with exceptional facilities.

Kedah Events Industry

Mahsuri International Exhibition Centre

Langkawi Resorts Events Facilities

The Sheraton Beach Resort Langkawi is primed for helping to organise corporate events and their helpful team can assist in delivering any event or meeting up to a maximum of 450 guests.
The Berjaya Langkawi Resort has 9 rooms of differing sizes available that are capable of handling many types of events, conferences, seminars and meetings with the Matsirat Ballroom being the largest and capable of hosting up to 900 people in a theatre configuration.
The Four Seasons Resort Langkawi is located on one of Langkawis' best beaches Tanjung Rhu and they offer three exceptional rooms tailored to meet any event organisers demands:
The Congkat Room offers breathtaking views of the Andaman Sea and the resorts tropical gardens, it has a capacity for 80 people in a theatre configuration and 120 as a reception. The Gasing Room affords its guests with similar views as the Congkat and can accommodate up to 70 people whereas the Veranda room is more suited to special events, cocktail parties and receptions and can accommodate up to 120 people in a reception configuration.
The Westin Hotel group has a reputation for good conference facilities and the Westin Langkawi Resort has a history of delivering successful meetings and events in any of its 7 available rooms carrying state of the art facilities. The largest room is the Westin Grand Ballroom that can accommodate 180 people in a banquet configuration and 400 when set up as a theatre.
Pantai Cenang Langkawi Island
Langkawi has always been famous for its sailing attributes and the International Sailing Federation has rewarded the Royal Langkawi International Regatta with a grade 3 Championship level.
2013 sees the Royal Langkawi International Regatta in its 11th year and it is going from strength to strength, after all, with the pull of 99 tropical islands to sail around it is understandable the worldwide yachting fraternity are so keen to come here.
Royal Langkawi International Regatta
Royal Langkawi International Regatta photo courtesy of asiayachting.com

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MIEC is located next to the Langkawi International Airport and it is home to the world famous Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace exhibition (LIMA).
Since 2002 the annual passengers flying into Langkawi International Airport have tripled in numbers to 1.6 million. It is 18km from the airport to Kuah Town and Kuala Lumpur is merely a one hour flight away.
Langkawi International Airport
Well, the Kedah events industry has been blessed with Langkawi Island that ticks all the boxes that organisers list when searching for the venue that can help attract delegates.
The pillarless Grand Ballroom covers 6,459 square feet of the available 7,686 square feet of meeting space and comes equipped with high speed internet access as well as audio visual equipment to help any event run smoothly.