Euromoney conference

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The Korean Financial Innovation and Capital Markets Forum was held at Conrad Hotel Seoul on 30 September 2014, it came to a successful close, bringing together over 200 global and Korean issuers, economists, institutional investors, and bankers, to discuss the latest innovation of the Korea capital markets – development of an offshore RMB hub.

Chairman Shin Je-yoon of the Financial Services Commission and Dr Han Seung-soo of Standard Chartered, open the summit.

The panelists shared their views on Korea’s offshore RMB market, highlighting the country’s intrinsic advantages and favourable environment as it flourishes as the next major RMB clearing centre in North Asia. Issuers shared their outlook on the growth of RMB as a major funding currency, and the types of international issuers who may access RMB funding. Key financial institutions spoke about the significant investment interest and trends in the growth of RMB denominated assets and products.  The sponsoring bank also hosted a workshop to discuss the onshore China bond market and the evolution of RQFII.

The Palm assisted organizing the whole event of Euromoney Conference, Euromoney’s first event in Seoul Korea.

General Assembly of Olympic Council of Asia 2014

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The highlight of 17th Incheon Asian Game “General Assembly of Olympic Council of Asia” took place on 20 September 2014 at Songdo ConvensiA Incheon. About 500 people: OCA, including 45 member country representatives gathered.

The Palm assisted with Incheon City Council preparing for the whole OCA General Assembly as well as executive Olympic Commitee Meeting.

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Korea Institutional Investment Forum

8th Annual Korea Institutional Investment Forum / 12 June 2014 / Seoul

The 8th Annual Korea Institutional Investment Forum is the premier annual gathering for Korea’s investor community. Running in its 8th year, the one-day Forum brings together the investment heads of Korea’s pension, insurance and government investment funds for open discussions on the most important investment issues of the day.

The Palm has been assisting with this annual event for some consecutive years.

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ASEAN-ROK Capacity Building Training Program for Transportation Safety and Logistics






ASEAN-ROK Capacity Building Training Program for Transportation Safety and Logistics

*Date: 18~23 November 2013
*Venue: Imperial Palace Hotel, Seoul Korea
*Host: Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transportation (MOLIT)
*Organizer: Korea Transportation Safety Authority (KOTSA)
*Invitees: ASEAN 10 countries, total 40 persons

Special Seminar on North Korean Human Rights

Special Seminar on North Korean Human Rights

*Date: October 24 ~ 26, 2013
*Venue: Namsan Literature House
*Invited Speakers:
Marian Botsford Fraser, Chair of Writers in Prison Committee of International PEN, Canada
Chang Haesung, President of North Korean Writers in Exile PEN Center
Suzanne Schote, North Korean Human Rights Activist, USA
Do Myunghak, Secretary-General of North Korean Writers in Exile PEN Center
Job Dignner, Poet & International Human Rights Activist, Netherlands

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ICAO 2013, 12~14 September 2013, Grand Hilton Seoul

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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.

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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 ~).


Official Korea Agency for “2nd World Tea & Coffee Expo 2014”

The Palm: event services in Korea is appointed as an official Korea Agency by Sentinel Exhibitions Asia Pvt Led [SEA] for the event of the “2nd World Tea & Coffee Expo 2014” in Mumbai in February 2014.

The 2nd World Tea & Coffee Expo 2014 with over 100 exhibitors from 8 countries will serve as the ideal trade platform not only for showcasing Indian Tea & Coffee brands and technologies but also for International companies to seek market expansion & branding prospects in India. The event will thus serve the twin purpose of acting as a sourcing platform for Indian companies and as marketing avenue for seeking international buyers.

World Tea & Coffee Expo 2014 is the only annual trade event for the Tea & Coffee industries in India. This is the definite platform for Retailers, Wholesalers, Chain stores, F&B managers, Spa managers, Hotels / Hotel Chains, Vendors/Suppliers, Grocers, Resorts, Tea & Coffee houses, Spices Manufacturers and allied professionals to conduct and expand their business – both nationally & Internationally. With over 50 categories of products, technologies and equipment on display from India & abroad, this unique Trade Show will determine trends, create awareness on optimization of product lines, increase participants’ knowledge and enable networking with peers, industry stalwarts, academia and government officials.

WTCE has developed an aggressive national and international marketing campaign designed to attract the largest number of buyers. Attendees include decision makers and influencers from India and 15 other countries. Our group companies namely Sentinel Public Relations P Ltd and Sentinel Advertising Services shall ensure massive online and offline promotion of this event making it a name to reckon with in the country on this subject.

A business-to-business (b2b) match-making program will form an integral part of our 2014 show strategy. All exhibitors and pre-registered visitors are invited to submit – at no extra charge – their details and requirements. These are profiled by match-making specialists, using various databases & research tools so that companies and individuals with similar interests are matched.

Small Cells Asia 2013

Small Cells Asia 2013 conference and forum meetings are held at Gangnam Novotel Hotel from 18 March through 21 March. The Palm: event services in Korea is assisting event organizer from UK with AV services, sound system, stage & backdrop, equipment rental, manpower and overall production management.


Asian Investor Korea Awards 2013

Asian Investor Korea Awards 2013 was held on 14 March at Chosun Westin Hotel (Orchid room). It has been held for 3 years consecutively, the first one at Lotte Hotel and 2nd & 3rd at Westin Chosun Hotel (Orchid room). The new table number tent was quite classy. The Palm: Your Event Partner in Korea assisted with a backdrop, stage, form-boards this time. 3 hr evening program: cocktail reception – welcome remarks – dinner – awards presented by Leigh Powell, editor, Terry Rayner & Dr. Lee, Insup (starts at 645pm & ends at 930pm)



Bridging between LOC and Int’l Boards

Through several years of accummulated experiences, our experts know well the importance of good communication with both local organizing committee (LOC) and International boards. One of the most memorable projects was 78th PEN International Congress in September 2012, Gyeongju Korea. We have worked with International Boards and LOC, from Internatioal Boards’ site-visit to Korea in Feburary 2012 throughout the end of the congress on 15 September 2012. The congress was an unprecedented success in Gyeongju history.

The Palm: event services in Korea

The Palm: event services in Korea

The Palm is a total management company with unparalleled professional experience in all aspects of meetings and events organization for over 13 years. Our team of experts assist with every element of your events in Korea and worldwide.

We arrange all types of events, whether small or large, in-house or external. If you want some idea on how we can assist, we are happy to discuss.

The Palm offers a full range of customized services, which we tailor for your every need.

  • Event / Conference consultation & organization
  • DMC (Destination Management Company)
  • Total AV services (Production Management (AV system, Sound/lighting system))
  • Meeting services (Materials printing, banner, stage & backdrop, pipe & drape (truss), meeting equipment rental, recording, giveaways)
  • Show & Play (entertainment, trio, quartet, Korean traditional music, dancers, magician, fashion show)
  • Staffing (M.C., bilingual temporary staff, bilingual secretary, photographer, system technician, tele-markerter, bodyguard)
  • Transportation (airport pick-up, mini bus, chartered bus, car & driver)
  • Translation & Interpretation (simultaneous interpretation, professional translator)
  • Tours (incentive tour, group tour, pre/post tour, spouse tour)
  • Accommodations (hotel, B&B, hanok (traditional home stay))
  • Banquets (hotel banquet reservation, outside catering, negotiation)
  • Overseas events (traveling Korean performance team)
  • Speaker coordination

Our speaker bureau team initiates the introduction between speaker and client. They support both parties from the primary stage of making contact through the booking and logistics process.

They are available to you 24/7 to address any concerns you may have. Their fastidious and professional approach to event planning means you have one less thing to worry about—your speaker will be prepared, informed and ready for your event.

Also, they work in collaboration with speaker bureaus worldwide.