28 - 30 June 2023
Taipei
Taiwan

World News Media Congress 2023

World Media Leaders Summit, World Editors Forum, Women in News Summit

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Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, opened in 2019, is located at the northeast corner of Taipei City and is only a 15-minute commute via the metro or by car. It is the first exhibition hall in Taiwan to be awarded the “Green Building Label – Golden Level”. The center offers 156,700 sqm floor space to accommodate 32,000 visitors for exhibitions, conferences, business meetings and events.

Taipei Nangang Exhibition Centre Hall 2,
Skyline Convention Centre, Floor 7
Jingmao 2nd Rd, Nangang District,
Taipei City, Taiwan 115

© TaiNEX2

 

Grand Hyatt Taipei is the only Taipei hotel with direct anchoring and link to Taipei’s iconic landmark skyscraper, Taipei 101. Our official conference hotel is directly adjacent to Taipei World Trade Center and Taipei International Convention Center as a part of the World Trade Center complex in the Xinyi District, the most cosmopolitan and wealthiest district of Taipei. The area is dotted with upscale eateries, shopping arcades, entertainment complexes as well as night markets, making it a popular tourist destination. Two MRT/ Subway stations and over 30 bus routes near the hotel provide guests with easy access to the city’s most scenic spots.

Grand Hyatt Taipei,
2, SongShou Road,
Taipei, 110060

World News Media Congress participants enjoy special rates which we have negotiated.

To benefit from preferential rates, please book through this link by selecting the dates, “Corporate or Group Code” in the drop down menu and entering the code: G-2WA3

Bus shuttles will be provided between the Congress Venue, Hotel and Gala Dinner Venue during the Congress days. The timetable will be published closer to the event date.

© Grand Hyatt Taipei

Our Gala Dinner will take place at the Taipei Grand Hotel, a 14-story palace-like building, faces Keelung River, nestled against Yangming Mountain, overlooking Songshan in the east and Danshui in the west. Since 1952, the Grand Hotel has been standing midway up Yuanshan, a towering building with red columns, gilded tiles and a magnificent, grandiose, regal, classic presence, a must-visit great gem of Chinese culture.
The Grand Hotel Taipei
No. 1, Section 4, Zhongshan North Road,
Zhongshan District Taipei City, 104427

© The Grand Hotel

 

 

Air Travel

For international travels, the closest and biggest airport is Taipei is Taoyuan International Airport (TPE), which is located about 50km from the Congress Hotel & Venue. In Taipei, one can also find Taipei Songshan Airport (TSA), which serves a small portion of international flights.

Kaohsiung International Airport (KHH) is also an  international airport and is located at the south of the island.

 

Ground Travel

There are multiple options to travel from TPE airport to city centre.

  • Pre-booked Taxi – You can pre-booked airport transfer here and have a private driver waiting for you at the Arrivals Hall.
  • Stand-by Taxi – Taxis operate with a taximeter. Please note that there is a 50% surcharge on top of what is written on the taximeter for the route from Airport to City Centre. This typically cost approximately €42 (NT$ 1,100- NT$2000) and will take about 50 minutes.
  • Uber – Uber is available in Taoyuan Airport. One-way trip fare to Taipei City is about NT$ 1,200 – 2,500.
  • Bus – several buses link TPE Airport to various Taipei districts. Please see more information here.
  • Metro/MRT – There are 2 lines taking you both to Taipei Main Station in city centre. The journey lasts between 40 – 50 minutes cost €4.80 (NT$ 160). Ticket must be paid by cash at both ticket machine or booth. More information on MRT can be found here.
  • Train – there is no direct train connection between TPE airport and city centre. You would need to transfer at Taiwan High Speed Rail Taoyuan Station (also known as Taoyuan HSR), leaving the airport by MRT or BUS. More information can be found here.

For further travel information, please refer to our FAQ page.

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