The Women’s Forum Myanmar will be held on the 5-6 December 2014 in Naypyidaw and Yangon in Myanmar.
PLAN YOUR PARTICIPATION
We recommend that you arrive in Yangon on Thursday 4 December; this will ensure that you do not miss the Opening Plenary on Friday 5 December.
Women’s Forum Myanmar ASEAN 2014 will end on Saturday 6 December evening.
WOMEN’S FORUM MYANMAR ASEAN 2014 VENUE
DAY 1 - FRIDAY 5 DECEMBER: NAYPYIDAW
Venue: Myanmar International Convention Center 2 (MICC II)
Corner of Shwe Kyar Pin Road and Nyanna Aung Myay Road, Zabuthiri Township Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar
DAY 2 - SATURDAY 6 DECEMBER: YANGON
Venue: Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon
40 Natmauk Road, Tamwe Township,
T: + 95 1 544500
F: + 95 1 544500
Maps & Directions
Located on the western shore of Royal Lake, Kandawgyi Nature Park is at your doorstep and the revered Golden Shwedagon Pagoda just a 15 minute stroll away, while Yangon International Airport is a 30-minute drive.
For more detailed map, click here.
ACCOMMODATION IN YANGON
BOOK YOUR HOTEL EARLY
December 2014 will be a busy period in Yangon; we strongly recommend that you book your accommodation as soon as possible.
> STAYING AT THE CONFERENCE VENUE (Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Please return the completed booking form by email direct to email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com.
> OTHER HOTEL NEARBY: TRIP ADVISOR RATING - 4 stars
KANDAWGYI PALACE HOTEL Kan Yeik Tha Road, Mingalar Taung Nyunt Township (1.4km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: +95 1 382919, + 95 1 382912
Fax: + 95 1 382917
The above hotel option is only suggestion based on the proximity to the conference venue and does not take into consideration the condition of the hotel. For other accommodation options, you may wish to refer to Tripadvisor or Agoda.
ACCOMMODATION IN NAYPYIDAW
If you wish to extend your stay in Naypyidaw after the conference, we recommend you the The Lake Garden, Nay Pyi Taw.
The Lake Garden | Nay Pyi Taw
Dekkhina Thiri road, East Nay Pyi Taw
Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar
Visa-on-arrival for Myanmar is granted to pre-approved cases only. Advance application of entry visa is still advised.
For information about applying Myanmar visa, please click here or refer to your local Myanmar Embassy.
December daytime temperatures are usually warm, varying between 14ºC and 27ºC. Night temperatures can be chilly but normally are about 14ºC.
Very low probability of rain.
Lunches and dinners will be organized as follows:
Friday 5 December
- 12:30 to 14:00 – Lunch (in Naypyidaw)
- 20:00 to 22:00 –Networking Cocktail reception (in Yangon)
Saturday 6 December
- 13:00 to 14:30 – Lunch (in Yangon)
- 18:30-19:30 - Farewell cocktail reception (in Yangon)
If you have specific dietary requirements, please inform us by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Women’s Forum will provide simultaneous translation in English and Burmese for all plenary sessions and for several breakout sessions. Please refer to the program to see which session will be translated.
The dress code is business / business-casual for all events.
WOMEN’S FORUM CONTACTS:
Ms. Laetitia Colonna: email@example.com
Ms. Magali Marrannes: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Jean-Christian Agid : email@example.com
Mr. Etienne Quillet : firstname.lastname@example.org
The Women’s Forum team will be available to answer your questions. They will be recognizable by their badges “Organizers”.