The Window of the Conventions and Exhibitions of Southeast Asia — the Dianchi International Convention & Exhibition Center
Situated in the Fubao Peninsula of Dianchi, DCEC covers an area of about 155.4 hectares, with an overall floorage of 5.4 million square meters and a total investment of 37 billion RMB yuan. The floor area covered by the exhibition halls and the service supporting facilities come to about 1.17 million square meters.
DCEC contains 23 modernized exhibitions, including 13 non-column halls and 10 pillared halls. The indoor exhibition area registers about 300,000 square meters, of which 200,000 square meters are covered by the non-column halls, and about 100,000 square meters, by the pillared halls. The No. 6, 7 and 8 non-column halls are the main exhibition halls, where various types of exhibitions and conventions can be held, such as the reception of political and business affairs, opening and closing ceremonies, press conferences, large banquets, shows of high-quality products, and exhibitions of culture, arts, science and technologies. The outdoor exhibition area is about 100,000 square meters; and the area covered by the supporting meeting halls, banquet halls, multi-function halls, negotiation rooms, VIP rooms and the relevant management rooms is about 100,000 square meters. DCEC holds 45 meeting halls in various sizes, a multi-functional hall with an area of 1,620 square meters, 12 banquet halls in various sizes and a lecture hall. With the multi-function meeting systems, DCEC can provide high-quality hardware equipment and excellent service for different types of meetings and activities, in addition to 8,000 fixed parking lots.