Host city


Xi’an is the capital of Shaanxi province in China. It is located in the center of the Guanzhong Plain in Northwestern China. Ranking the first of the oldest cities in China, Xi’an is the oldest of the Four Great Ancient Capitals. It has held the position under several of the most important dynasties in Chinese history, including Qin, Han and Tang. Xi’an is the starting point of the Silk Road and home to the Terracotta Army. It is world-famous for its rich and culturally significant history, plentiful ancient buildings and historic sites.

Tourist attractions

If you have some free time before or after the conference, make sure you visit some of Xi’an’s unique cultural and historical sites.
Click here to read more about notable Xi’an attractions.

Recommended restaurants

Experience the traditional cuisine in Xi’an at these locally recommended restaurants.