The Royal Cliff Hotels Group and Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH), welcomed distinguished heart surgeons from around the world who gathered for the 5th CDI Heart International Symposium. Lead by its renowned program directors such as Professor Taveesak Chotivatanapong, Professor Song Wan and Professor James Ye along with two of its distinguished program advisors, Dr. Hisayoshi Suma and Dr. Patrick Perier, 29 top experts from 16 countries shared their expertise during the symposium under the theme “Prepare for the Future.”
“This is the first time that I have organized this symposium in such a huge property. This year we are delighted to have 17 prominent international speakers and 12 top experts from all over Thailand.” Dr. Taweesak Chotivatanapong, Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the 5th CDI Heart International Symposium and the Chairman of the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery Chest Disease Institute said. “We like the warm atmosphere and appreciate the excellent service from the very helpful staff. All my friends are amazed with the first-rate quality of the facilities and the beauty of this location. My colleagues and I are impressed with the hospitality we have received here and look forward to our return.”
The 2-day symposium discussed in detail the key areas of cardiovascular surgery and included a pre-congress valve workshop - “Mastering Valve Ring Annuloplasty,” 6 plenary sessions, 9 symposia and one brainstorming session. To prepare for major changes which will impact the future of cardiothoracic surgery, a world-renowned faculty of speakers enlightened the delegates with updated information that will help prepare them for major changes in their specialty.
Asked what he thinks of the venue of the symposium this year, Dr. Patrick Perier, a renowned cardiac surgeon of the Herz und Gefäss Klink (Bad Neustadt/Saale) in Germany said “It’s my first time here at the Royal Cliff and Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall. The facilities are amazing. They are modern and up-to-date. This is an impressive venue for the symposium that is truly world-class with very helpful staff. I love how convenient it is for us to just walk from our rooms in the hotel to the meeting venue. The hotel itself is magnificent and it is such a great pleasure to be here.”
Dr. James Ye, the Director of Cardiac Surgery Research of the University of British Columbia and Clinical Professor in the Division of Cardiac Surgery in St. Paul’s Hospital in Canada also shared great feedback regarding this experience with the venue. “The property is huge with state of the art facilities making it a conducive place to hold important meetings. I think the place is very beautiful with fantastic restaurants that offer amazing food and excellent services. This is one of the best places I have stayed so far and I am definitely coming back.”
Situated on a 64 acre private parkland estate overlooking the stunning Gulf of Thailand, the Royal Cliff Hotels Group has been honored with multiple awards and recognition from organizations of national and international repute. It is home to four award winning 5-star hotels offering a sensory experience defined profoundly by its style, culture and elegance - all presented with the distinctive spirit of the State of Exclusivity and Fascination.
Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH) is a multipurpose convention and exhibition centre and the perfect venue to hold any kind of event. The main hall can be divided into 9 separate sections with a theatre-style seating capacity of up to 10,062 delegates. Comprehensive incentive programs are available with dedicated conference & incentive specialists based at the hotels.
World-renowned cardiothoracic surgeons gathered at Royal Cliff Hotels Group and Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall for the 5th CDI Heart International Symposium.
Dr. Taweesak Chotivatanapong, Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the 5th CDI - Heart International Symposium and the Chairman of the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery Chest Disease Institute (center) with Ms. Maria Gequillana, PR and Marketing Manager of the Royal Cliff Hotels Group (right) during the 5th CDI Heart International Symposium held at Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall.