The 3rd International Lilium Symposium will be held at China Merchants Hotel, Zhangzhou China Merchants Economic and Technological Development Zone (CMDZ), Zhangzhou, Fujian Province, China during 1-3 of April, 2014.  




38 Zhaoshang Street Etdz, Zhangzhou, 363105 China, tel +86-596-6851311

Symposium Desk

Registration and enquiries will be at the Symposium desk located in the lobby of the hotel. Registration staff will be in attendance from 1-3 of April.


About Zhangzhou China Merchants Economic and Technological Development Zone.


Zhangzhou China Merchants Economic and Technological Development Zone (referred to as CMZD), one of the state development zones, locates in the southern Xiamen Bay in China’s southeast coast, which stays among the Three Economic Zones of Shanghai, Taiwan and Hongkong. CMZD is one of the important parts in Fujian Western Straits Economic Zone, and plays a leading role in Zhangzhou port development.

Passport and Visa

A valid passport and a visa are required for entry into China. Visas can be obtained from your local Chinese Embassy or the nearest Consulate General. Japanese and Singaporean participants holding a private passport and staying in China for not more than 15 days do not need a visa. Early registration is advised so that adequate time is allowed for obtaining visas.To obtain a business visa, participants can provide passport information at online registration and a scanned copy of passport so that the organizer can prepare and send an official visa invitation letter, which lists the city where the applicant should apply for the visa, the passport data, the gender of the applicant and the accompanying persons, the date of entry and the length of stay. Alternatively, participants can apply for a tourist visa through a travel agent after booking air tickets and completing hotel reservation.


In China, only Chinese yuan is used. However, exchange centers can be found at airports, banks, most hotels and large shopping centers. The exchange rate is about USD 1 = CNY 6.2 yuan and EURO 1= CNY 8.0 in March 2013. When exchanging money, please keep your receipt, which you will need in order to change any remaining Chinese yuan back to foreign currency when leaving China. Visa, Master, American Express are accepted in the hotel. It is difficult to draw cash with credit cards.



The Symposium organizer does not accept any liability for personal accidents or loss or damage to the private property of any participants during the symposium or indirectly arising from attending the symposium. It is advisable that participants should take adequate travel and health insurances before leaving their own countries.


Transfer between the Airport and the Symposium Hotel

To get to CMZD, you have to fly to Xiamen, the most famous coastal city of Fujian Province. Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport is about 40 kilometers to CMZD, and it is costly to take a taxi. The Organizing Committee will arrange complimentary shuttle transportation for Symposium participants on the following dates. Please arrange your itinerary accordingly.
March 31st – Whole-day airport and train station pickup
April 1st – Morning shuttle to airport and train station
The detailed time schedule will be announced before or during the Symposium.

  The following is the timetable of airplane from Beijing to Xiamen