Venue & Travel Information
Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre
The Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre, often known simply as Suntec, is a convention centre located in the Central Area of Singapore, a convenient 20-minute ride from Changi International Airport. Suntec Singapore has acquired a strong reputation as Asia’s preferred and most awarded international venue as well as global recognition as the World’s Leading Meetings & Conference Centre by World Travel Awards.
Suntec implemented sustainable features in their building during the modernisation project in 2012, to play their part in conserving the environment, this optimises the running of the Centre as well as the reduction of the carbon footprint.
Suntec Singapore understands that Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) is vital to them as an organisation. As ‘The Preferred Place to Meet’, they operate business ethically, bearing in mind the need for environmental sustainability and enriching the lives of the local community.
These philosophies guided us in our decision to hold the 18th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists (WCA2024), taking place from 3 – 7 March 2024.
Suntec collect and recycle almost 8,000 litres of cooking oil per year into biodiesel fuel. Induction cooking is the most energy-efficient way of cooking, nearly 20% more efficient than any other electric cooktop and twice as efficient as cooking with gas.
The LED lights are 80% more energy-efficient than traditional halogen lights. This represents savings of 1.46 million kWh annually, which is equivalent to powering 470 apartments for a year.
The new chiller plant is 40% more efficient, which represents estimated energy savings of 18.3 million kWh per year.
Environmental, Social & Governance
Suntec Singapore understands that ESG is vital to who we are as an organisation. As ‘The Preferred Place to Meet’, we operate our business ethically; bearing in mind the need for environmental sustainability and enriching the lives of the local community.
The Centre is committed in our drive to give back to society and will continue to harness our skills and knowledge to enrich the lives of our community.
Your Health And Safety Is Our Priority
Suntec have developed enhanced cleaning and hygiene protocols for every aspect of their business. The SG Clean Managers monitor the implementation of the safety measures and ensures safety and hygiene standards are maintained.