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Tainan MICE Center was awarded the Yuan Ye Awards as the Beautiful Entrance of Tainan


The ICC Tainan MICE center, developed by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and the Tainan City Government at a cost of 2 billion NT dollars, was awarded the 2022 Yuan Ye Awards for Public Architecture. Tainan Mayor Huang Wei-che is delighted, and hopes that the MICE center will help the conference industry develop in Tainan City. He expects the public to visit and use the ICC Tainan MICE center, which brings in more business opportunities, tourism, and culture, making ICC Tainan MICE center another attractive entrance to Tainan.

The ICC Tainan MICE center is designed based on the local characteristics of "maritime civilization," "historical capital city," and "green energy technology." It is divided into three adjoining buildings according to their functions: exhibition building, convention building, and parking building, with the image of the ancient capital and in line with the future trend of energy-saving and carbon reduction. Since its construction, it has been awarded the 2019 National Award for Construction Excellence Special Award for Best Planning and Design, the 2021 Tainan City Government Public Works Quality Award Special Merit, the 2021 Public Works Gold Quality Award, and the 2022 Public Buildings Landscape Yuan Ye Awards.

The MICE Center is located in Shalun Smart Green Energy Science City, designed with the concept of green energy and carbon reduction, and positioned as a green and smart exhibition hall. The roof of the exhibition building is the first building in China to use high-performance steel cable trusses, reducing the amount of steel used by 20% and reducing carbon emissions by the same amount as the total amount of carbon dioxide absorbed by 35,000 trees a year. The roofs of the Exhibition and Conference Buildings are equipped with many solar panels that can generate electricity for 1,318 households for one year. The air conditioning system is also designed to save energy, reducing electricity consumption by 35%. 34,375 green plants were planted, 77% of which are native species, with a total carbon sequestration capacity of 7,060 metric tons. This energy-saving, eco-friendly, and environmentally conscious concept is critical for the award-winning design.

The center has 601 exhibition booths, 10 meeting spaces for up to 1,000 people, and parking spaces for 550 cars and 464 motorcycles, making it a high-quality, professional international MICE center in Southern Taiwan.

The MICE Center held the opening of the "Tainan Automated Machinery & Smart Manufacturing Show" on April 21. Injecting new energy into Taiwan's MICE industry, enhancing the international visibility and competitiveness of Taiwan's MICE industry, and leveraging the rich cultural heritage of the city to achieve a multiplier effect on city marketing, the Center will also complete the multiplier effect of city marketing through the city's rich cultural heritage.


Source: TaiwanHot (News)


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