The Queen Sirikit National Convention Center is set to reopen in September


The new Queen Sirikit National Convention Center

The prestigious APEC 2022 gathering will mark the return in style

The renewal of the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC) is expected to trigger Thailand’s awakening on various fronts by demonstrating economic resilience, catalyzing the new digital lifestyle and ensuring sustainable recovery. The three-year renovation of the QSNCC reinvigorates the prospects for the country and the region to move forward with confidence.

The ultimate world-class facilities provide a 5x increase in total space to host high-end events.

Overview of the new QSNCC showing the space connecting to Benjakitti Park

In its more than 30 years as the nation’s largest and most holistic convention center, the original QSNCC has hosted more than 20,000 national and international events and has been widely praised for its all-inclusive facilities.

Still located in the same location in Bangkok’s new central business district, the new QSNCC is upgraded with a floor area increased by 5 times to 300,000 square meters. The facility is equipped with exquisite facilities and provides unparalleled services to host a myriad of events, from MICE to concerts, e-sports, games, and arts and crafts gatherings.

The larger floor space can accommodate multiple events simultaneously. The unparalleled popularity reflects its strategic location with convenient access to Rama IV Rd., Sukhumvit Rd., Ratchadaphisek Rd. and Duang Pitak Rd., and adjacent connection to MRT Queen Sirikit National Convention Center.

New logo for the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center

As such, QSNCC has been selected as the prestigious venue to host APEC 2022 and welcome delegates from all 21 economic zones in Thailand.

QSNCC is established with the highest standard safety system widely adopted in the world, including life safety system, prioritizing evacuation in case of emergencies like fires and power failures. Visitors

can exit safely through hallways and smoke-proof walkways to the exterior of the building. Additionally, nearly 1,000 CCTV cameras are installed throughout the area.

Recognized as a versatile and functional convention center, QSNCC is wired with Thailand’s broadband infrastructure system supporting 5G. This ensures that online and hybrid events can run at maximum capacity, providing unlimited convenience for event organizers and their guests.

Touchless Access and Intelligence Event Platform Management System solutions improve services in the region so that they operate smoothly and efficiently with utmost security.

Pre-function area

Modern cross-cultural design combines Thai elegance with dynamic vibes

Preserving the memorable sophistication of its original architecture, the new Queen Sirikit National Convention Center elegantly reinterprets themes. With glass surrounding the entire building, the curved outline adds a touch of Thai delicacy balanced with a cross-cultural approach. The interior design features Thai fabric patterns and patterns illustrating a remarkable identity and elegant visuals.

Solar power cells are to be installed throughout the property. Automatic devices for electricity and water are equipped to help save energy.

Bangkok Active Lifestyle Mall (BALM), a complete urban dynamism

The QSNCC is the only convention center that includes vast expanses of green landscapes in the form of “Benjakitti Forest Park”. Meanwhile, the outlet design concepts reflect the health needs of city dwellers who regularly visit the park for exercise as well as those who are just visiting the neighborhood.

The “BALM” or Bangkok Active Lifestyle Mall concept consists of more than 60% restaurants, cafes and pubs, 20% sports retailers and therapy services and 20% lifestyle shops.

The rental area is already 40% occupied by more than 100 outlets of major brands and restaurants, and new additions are welcomed every day.

The new QSNCC space welcomes over 13 million visitors a year, an increase of nearly 50% over the original iteration.

New logistics center and exhibition center combining diversity and premium opportunity

The return of QSNCC redefines the MICE sector. Events and trade shows are already booked from September 2022 to 2023. Event hosting bookings include 60% international merchants and 40% local organizers.

As Thailand is a hub for ASEAN countries, QSNCC is qualified to serve traders in ASEAN and those around the world. They can all come to host events and fairs with international standards, enjoy Thai hospitality and take advantage of the strategic location.

QSNCC’s construction features advanced Sliding Super Truss technology, allowing the installation of an in-flight structure that supports heavy loads. The homogeneous floor space without pillars offers sufficient space and flexible logistical access. Traders can take advantage of two-storey loading areas covering 21,000 square meters.

The first event scheduled for the new QSNCC is “ASEAN Sustainability Energy Week” from September 14 to 16, 2022. It will be followed by “Food & Hotel Thailand” from September 21 to 24, 2022. “Thailand Mobile Expo” and many other regular events trade shows, travel and IT events are also coming home.

Covered parking for 3,000 vehicles solves the challenge of limited space before.

“The return of QSNCC is redefining the MICE industry. Events and trade shows are already booked from September 2022 to 2023. Bookings for event accommodation include 60% from international traders and 40% from local organizers.”


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