Mr.Tri Akaradecha, the Governor of Phuket announced “After we had proposed the final 3 models for the Phuket International Exhibition and Conference Center to the public on March 20th 2011, on March 21st 2011, the committee of construction control and design selection has chosen the last design for the conference center.
The chosen design is the KAED Turtle Shell. The design expresses Phuket uniqueness through Sino-Portuguese architecture. Moreover, the company who proposed the design has experience in designing and constructing big projects including Sirikit National Conference Center and Bi-tech Conference Center. In April, this chosen design will be presented to Phuket residents. If everything is ready, the construction will begin and hopefully it will be complete at the end of 2013. The estimated budget is 2,600 million baht”