• Morning Off-Site Programs Morning Off-Site Programs
  • Afternoon Program Afternoon Program
  • Conference Hotel Conference Hotel

The conference hotel is at the top of the 439-meter Guangzhou International Finance Center

On Tuesday 18 October, after the conclusion of the Shenzhen Program, those delegates registered for the Guangzhou program traveled by bus with CTBUH to Guangzhou for the second segment of the Conference’s journey through the Pearl River Delta. Delegates stayed in the Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou, which is located in the top third of the 103-story Guangzhou IFC. Set between floors 74 and 98 of the tower, this luxurious hotel offered unrivaled views of the Pearl River and Guangzhou’s burgeoning Pearl River New City.

Huacheng Square

Huacheng Square

On the morning of Wednesday 19 October, delegates began the day with a walk through Huacheng Square, which is a fantastic urban park surrounded by Guangzhou’s towering iconic buildings, on their way to the pre-selected Off-Site Programs. See off-site programs below.

All delegates then came back together for lunch and the afternoon common program at the Guangzhou Chow Tai Fook Finance Centre, hosted by New World Development. Chow Tai Fook, the future tallest building in Guangzhou at 530 meters high, hosted all conference delegates for six presentations over two sessions. See the full Guangzhou program. In the evening those delegates registered for the Guangzhou Networking Reception stayed in the CTF Finance Centre for two hours of networking and catching up with colleagues. See more on the Guangzhou networking reception.

On the morning of Thursday 20 October those delegates continuing on to the Hong Kong Program traveled by bus with CTBUH. See details on the Hong Kong Program.

Morning Program, Wednesday 19 October

Delegates chose from one of the following off-site programs:

Afternoon Program, Wednesday 19 October

The core of the Guangzhou conference program took place in the Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre on the afternoon of Wednesday 19 October, following the morning’s numerous off-site program options. Following lunch, six presentations over two sessions and a networking coffee break constituted the afternoon. See more on this program.
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Evening Networking Reception, Wednesday 19 October, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Those delegates registered for the Guangzhou Networking Reception stayed in the Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre after the completion of the afternoon program for two hours of networking and catching up with colleagues. See more on the Guangzhou networking reception.