Kempinski General Managers Meeting 2015 held at Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing & Yanqi Island
The Kempinski General Managers Meeting 2015 is Kempinski Hotels’ annual conference uniting the General Managers of all hotels worldwide and was held in Beijing from May 31 to June 5, 2015 – and was at the Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing & Yanqi Island for the majority of the meeting - from May 31 to June 3, 2015. The meeting is larger in scale, longer in duration and has more participants than the 2015 General Manager Meeting China Region that the Sunrise Kempinski also hosted at the beginning of this year. This time, more than 20 core management team members from Kempinski‘s Geneva Headquarters and over 70 General Managers attended the meeting. The meeting was hosted by Kempinski‘s Management Board: Mr. Alejandro Bernabe, CEO, Mr. Markus Semer, Deputy CEO, Mr. Marcus Van Der Wal, COO, and Mr. Colin Lubbe, CFO.
The Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing & Yanqi Island team was delighted to welcome all the VIPs, and in order to leave lasting memories; the team prepared various after-meeting activities each day, held in the hotel’s unique facilities as well as in some unexpected venues.
All the guests had an unforgettable four-day experience, impressed by the brand-new fully-integrated MICE destination in Beijing. The culinary team created an authentic and innovative dining journey. Kempinski’s rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties. The Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing & Yanqi Island management team are looking forward to welcome all the guests from all over the world to this exciting new destination.
Located 60km north of Beijing's city centre, alongside the picturesque Yanqi Lake and boasting panoramic views of Yan Mountain and the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall, Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing & Yanqi Island is Kempinski’s largest property in China.
This new destination, managed by Kempinski, and owned by state-owned Beijing Enterprise Group, includes 595 guestrooms and suites housed across the Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing, located along the lake, the Yanqi Hotel and 12 Boutique Hotels, located on Yanqi Island. Leisure facilities include 14 restaurants and bars, two Kempinski The Spa, a private marina, the Yanqi Pagoda, recreational and fitness facilities, a Kids Club and beautifully-landscaped gardens.
With 14,069 square metres of meeting space, spread across the 8,277-square-metre Beijing Yanqi Lake International Conference Centre, and the hotels with four ballrooms and 23 meeting rooms, this new destination is designed to host high profile government conferences and is set to become the location of choice for global summits and large-scale international meetings in the region.
Be it dining with loved ones, entertaining business associates, hosting a meeting or staging a conference, celebrating a large or intimate wedding, or a weekend escape with the family, the facilities at Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing & Yanqi Island offer guests a surprising change from their traditional experience in a resort hotel.
The Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing & Yanqi Island destination was the Official Host Venue for APEC China 2014.