Following a grand opening (expansion & renovation) in May 2000, the ultramodern COEX now offers the international convention industry spectacular new facilities that include 2,421,870 square feet of space on eight floors, including four underground levels.

Fast Facts

  • Where We Are Incheon International Airport (ICN) served by Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, Japan Airlines • 10 miles from city center • located at World Trade Center (new downtown)

  • What We Are an ultramodern multi-complex that, in addition to the convention center, offers numerous deluxe lodging properties, shopping, cultural facilities

  • Where to Meet 8 convention center floors (4 above ground, 4 below ground) with 387,795 square feet of exhibit space in 4 halls, can serve 520 eight-foot-by-ten-foot booths, largest hall 111,601 square feet • one convention hall, the largest of which can seat 8,000 theater-style or 4,800 banquet-style • 51 meeting can create 89 breakout rooms, 12 loading docks • 46 hotels in area, totaling 5,247 guest rooms, 19,000 commitable rooms citywide • 3 hotels within walking distance • 3 top properties nearby: Grand Inter-Continental Hotel, COEX Inter-Continental Hotel, and Renaissance Seoul Hotel • center connected by covered walkways to City Air Terminal, COEX Mall (huge shopping and entertainment area), Hyundai department store (upscale shopping), Bongeun Buddhist Temple, Grand Inter-Continental Hotel, COEX Inter-Continental Hotel • Supplied by the Center, Services & Equipment: 2 wired microphones, 2 podiums, white board; at additional charge — beam projector, overhead projector, slide projector, data viewer, screen, television monitor, stage, pin spotlight, dancing floor

  • Tech Info T-LAN, Inter-net, Telephone line, more

  • What's New huge expansion and renovation completed in May 2000

  • Did You Know… COEX offers everything needed for a terrific convention, from accommodations to entertainment to convention center services, under one roof.


Vital Statistics

COEX, World Trade Center, Kangnam-gu
Seoul 135-731, Korea
Phone: (82-2) 6000-7890
Fax: (82-2) 6000-7893
President/CEO: Jae-Hak An
Director of Sales: Y.B. Lee