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The Congress Venue

The Shangri-La Hotel, Guangzhou is strategically located in the prime location of Guangzhou's new business and convention district. Nestled amidst 12 acres of landscaped gardens, overlooking China's third longest ancient river, the Pearl River, this hotel provides a city oasis in Guangzhou for your meetings, pleasure, relaxation.

The Shangri-La Hotel
1 Hui Zhan Dong Road, Hai Zhu District, Guangzhou, 510308, China
P:(86 20) 8917 8888    F:(86 20) 8917 8899


Find your way to the Shangri La Hotel and Congress Center

Shangri-La Hotel, Guangzhou, is approximately 45 minutes by car from Guangzhou Bai Yun International Airport and 30 minutes by car from either Guangzhou East Railway station for Guangzhou-Kowloon Express Line, or Guangzhou South Railway Station.

Airport Connections
There are several options to reach Shangri-La Hotel, Guangzhou. Guests can choose between taxis and hotel limousine pick-up.

Hotel Limousine
You can book a limousine pick-up contacting the hotel directly by calling (86 20) 8917 8888.
Please make your booking at least one day in advance.

Hotel Shuttle Bus
A complimentary hotel shuttle bus is available to and from the city's key locations:  Please click here to download the hotel shuttle bus schedule.
Complimentary Wi-Fi access is available in the hotel shuttle bus.

A trip to the hotel from the airport by taxi costs around USD 25 per trip (around 150/160 RMB). Please be assured that the taxi driver turns on the metres otherwise they will charge you more without releasing any receipt.

Driving Directions

  1. Take the airport highway exit at Banghu.
  2. Proceed along the Bei Er Huan (North Second Ring) Express Way for around six minutes.
  3. Take the exit at Taihe, and drive on along the Huanan Express Way in the direction of Panyu for another 15 minutes.
  4. Exit in the direction of Xinzhou directly after crossing the Pearl River on Huanan Bridge.
  5. Proceed along Xin Gang Dong Road and make a ‘U’ turn following the sign indicating “U-Turn Guangzhou International Convention & Exhibition Centre” through the overpass after passing the Convention Centre on the left and The Hub office tower on the right.
  6. Turn right to Hui Zhan Dong Road after passing the “Canton Mart” on the right. The hotel is right along the Pearl River adjacent to the Guangzhou International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Parking is free for our guests. For visitors, parking is available at the hotel at RMB 12 per hour or RMB 96 per day.


Abstract Submission Opens: October 3, 2018
Abstract Submission Deadline: December 1, 2018
Abstract Acceptance: January 20, 2019
Earlybird Registration: February 10, 2019


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