Taipei has never been hotter as a meetings destination. Ever since Taipei 101 reached the pinnacle in 2004 as the world’s tallest building (a title it held until 2010), the city garnered much attention. The Taipei 101 building continues to hold a huge draw in the meetings industry.
Nashville’s once-modest skyline continues to evolve as its luxury market grows. Lavish hotel properties are added to the landscape while acclaimed chefs stake claim in the robust culinary scene and premier cultural offerings round out the city’s repertoire.
Horace Greeley’s advice to enterprising Civil War veterans — “Go West, young man” — might also apply today. But in this century, it points further west, across the Pacific to Taipei, where enterprise is flourishing on the island of Taiwan. The bustling, cosmopolitan city lies at the core of a region devoted to bridging the East and West and expanding into the future.