2016 Rotary International Convention opens with 50,000 registrants from 160 nations Rotary International is a worldwide organization of business and professional persons who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world.
GCP International is an official partner of Rotary International assisting with its 107th annual International convention in Korea, which was held at KINTEX from May 26 ~ June 1, 2016.
Ban Ki-moon, United Nations (UN) Secretary-General addressed nearly 50,000 Rotary members from more than 160 countries at the open of the humanitarian service organization’s 107th annual international convention at KINTEX.
Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General said, “Rotarians do remarkable work around the world. Our two organizations have a long productive history. Rotarians even helped with the founding of the United Nations.” He also thanked Rotary members for their contributions to eradicating polio – Rotary’s top humanitarian goal, and said, “The United Nations is proud to be a partner in ending this debilitating disease.”
Organized by Rotary International in conjunction with the Seoul Host Organization Committee comprised of local Rotary members, and with significant support from the Central Government as well as local governments, the convention provided registrants with ample opportunities to savor Korea’s myriad attractions, including an expansive number of parks, museums, shopping centers, restaurants, and the now-famous Gangnam district. Most popular tourist attractions to be visited by the Rotary convention participants include DMZ, World Heritage Palace, and Gangnam Fashion Street. (source: www.rotary.org)
About GCPI: GCP International (also known as “The Palm”) is a comprehensive events and communications company serving the needs of private businesses, governments, and nonprofit organizations in the areas of event exhibit management, strategic communication, and temporary staffing services. The Palm’s temporary staffing services based in Seoul, Korea help clients reach set objectives by helping to provide with suitable staff members for their needs. The Palm strengths lie in its ability to work with international clients in particular, due to its English language capabilities.
APEX 2016, Janssen’s annual internal meeting and product update for all leaders & senior management team of marketing and strategy team, was held at Lotte Hotel (Myeongdong area) Seoul Korea from April 24 ~ 28, 2016. The Palm: DMC Korea assisted its partner “ICEM” based in Malaysia with exhibit arrangements, bilingual staffing, printings, professional photographer for gala dinner etc.
Seoul Bike Symposium 2015 was successfuly held on October 15, 2015 at Seoul Metropolitan Government office building, hosted by Seoul City and BIke Transport Promotion Institute. The Palm organized the event assisting with Bike Transport Promotion Institute. This symposium is one of events of a 3-day Seoul Bike Festival, where speakers from 10 countries could share their experiences and good practices for Seoul to be cycling leading city.
The Palm assisted Fortinet with its gala dinner event in Seoul: group photo (express development & delivery), live photo (DVD inc.), quiz game show facilitate (voting system (audience response system), professional MC), K-pop dance girl-group, live-band, backwall solution, system professional crew, and the event was a great success.
ICAO (International Congress on Abdominal Obesity) 2013
12~14 September 2013 / Grand Hilton Hotel, in Seoul, Korea
Since the registration for ICAO 2013 has begun, with the flourishing movement on the early registration, fellows and experts from 30 countries have already registered. At the congress, an important scientific platform, unmet needs to examine the various causes of abdominal obesity will be examined. Professionals in the field of abdominal obesity will also highlight emerging concepts with a focus on translation to define a new paradigm for assessment and management as well as discuss novel approaches and share scientific and clinical data to benefit regional healthcare professionals, clinicians and scientists.
Satellite Symposium on Targeting gut hormones: effects on appetite, weight and cardiometabolic outcome is scheduled on 12 September from 3pm ~ 5pm at the Convention Hall C before ICAO opening session (5:30pm ~).