08 Feb '11, 11am

Expo adds convention wing to up Mice industry share: Mr Bob Tan, chairman of the Expo's management company Singe...

The new convention wing, Max Atria, will see the addition of 23 meeting and functions areas. -- PHOTO: SINGAPORE EXPO THE Singapore Expo is expanding its facilities and branching out into events management to better compete in the meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions (Mice) industry that looks set to grow by another 10 per cent this year. The new convention wing, Max Atria, will see the addition of 23 meeting and functions areas. It is set to open in the first quarter of 2012. Mr Bob Tan, chairman of the Expo's management company Singex Venues, said the expansion will present more business opportunities for the venue as it can host a larger range of events. 'The format of business events is evolving...more concurrent activities are now held alongside the main convention or exhibition,' said Mr Tan. 'Max Atria will be well-suited to host not just conferences, c...

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