Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Meeting Planning Overview
A major business and international events destination, this capital city delights with its multicultural diversity, multitude of venues, and exciting travel experiences for both business and leisure travelers. Home to 1.8 million residents, it's known for its dazzling skyline, as well as its British Colonial architec-ture and lively markets. It's also known for its traffic jams, so most travelers explore the city either by foot or by its excellent train and light rail systems.
Major Kuala Lumpur meeting and convention venues include the world-class Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in the city's Central Business District and the Sime Darby Convention Centre, located near the KL Golf and Country Club, which features a tucked-away feel. Genting International Convention Centre is known for its high-tech features, while the Matrade Exhibition & Convention Centre complex is found at the base of Matrade's 24-story architectural icon. The multi-purpose Putra World Trade Centre serves as a city landmark.