Social Programme

- walking tour through traditional Shanghai 

This tour is included for registered family members.

Delegates who would like to attend can purchase a tour ticket during online registration - US$ 60 per delegate.

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Monday 4 November
from 09:00 to 12:30 (return time is approximate) 

Pick up from and return to: the Shangri-La Pudong Hotel  
- meet at North Entrance of Grand Tower (Level 1)

Yu Garden is an extensive Chinese garden with a centerpiece of Exquisite Jade Rock located in the northeast of Shanghai. It was first built in 1559 during the Ming Dynasty.  Shops of antique and curios, florists, shoes, clothing retails and specialty deals selling Chinese tea and snacks are standing on the street.

20160519_Shanghai_Bund_Bull.jpgThe Bund is a famous waterfront and regarded as the symbol of Shanghai for hundreds of years.  The most famous and attractive sight which is at the west side of the Bund are the 26 various buildings of different architectural styles.  The Bund is now acclaimed as an outdoor museum of international architecture.  It is worth a visit to see the stunning view of the Bund.




Monday 4 November
from 19:00 to 21:00

China Hall 1, Level 3 of the Grand Tower, Shangri-La Pudong

Kindly sponsored by COLAND
Gold sponsor

We would like to welcome you to Shanghai during an informal gathering on the first evening of the conference. Please join us and our Gold Conference Sponsor, Coland, for the Welcome Reception.

This social gathering will be the opportunity to meet key members of the industry whilst catching up with colleagues and old friends. Canapés and drinks will be provided.

This event is open to all fully registered conference participants.



Wednesday 6 November
from 19:30 to 01:00

China Hall 2 + 3, Level 3 of the Grand Tower, Shangri-La Pudong

Join us at the 2019 IFFO Gala Dinner as we close the conference in style in the Shangri-La Pudong Hotel, bringing together guests, exquisite cuisine and spectacular entertainment.

The evening will begin with a pre-dinner drinks reception and another opportunity to enjoy the company of your fellow guests. You will then be invited to take your seat for dinner with wine chosen especially for the evening, whilst enjoying live entertainment to round off this memorable evening in Shanghai.