Singapore is an island city-state located in Southeast Asia known as a global hub for healthcare, education, entertainment and finance. Often named a top international-meetings city, Singapore is constantly evolving, reinventing and reimagining itself.
Home to over 5 million people, Singapore has four official languages, English, Malay, Mandarin Chinese and Tamil. Cultural diversity is heavily reflected in its extensive cuisine and major festivals.
Singapore is also one of the most awarded business destinations in Asia and has been recognized across the board for its achievements and innovations across a variety of fields, including the medical field. Each year, over 200,000 foreigners seek medical care here and the Singapore medical services aim to serve at least one million foreign patients annually.
With over 17 million tourists visiting this city-state annually, Singapore is the ideal location to host the IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer 2020.
The IASLC 2020 World Conference on Lung Cancer will be held at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre
Suntec Singapore is the World’s Leading Meetings & Conference Centre, located at the heart of Asia's most integrated meetings, conventions and exhibitions hub. Only 20 minutes from Changi International Airport, Suntec Singapore is conveniently located in the Central Business District and just minutes from the city's entertainment and cultural attractions. Suntec Singapore offers direct access to 5,200 hotel rooms, 1,000 retail outlets, 300 restaurants, 6 museums and Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay.
There’s something for everyone―from world-class theme parks, iconic waterfront attractions, the world’s first night safari to charming neighbourhoods and lush greenery.
Every meal is a chance to indulge in something different. If you’re passionate about food, Singapore is where the foodies―connoisseurs, gourmands, bakers, chefs, mixologists, chocolatiers, tastemakers―meet.
Culture and Arts
Learn about Singapore’s multi-racial heritage through traditional song and dance or explore masterpieces in one of many galleries or museums.
Average temperatures in August: Maximum: 34ºC / 94ºF
The official currency of Singapore is the Singapore dollar.
Singapore has four official languages listed in its constitution: Malay, Mandarin, Tamil, and English.