8th Asian Bird Fair – Ulsan Schedule of Activities

The 8th Asian Bird Fair – Ulsan is coming this November 2017! Below is the provisional schedule of activities for the ABF. More details to follow! See you in Ulsan this November!

8th Asian Bird Fair – Ulsan Metropolitan City, Korea (ROK)
Provisional Schedule for November 17-21, 2017

(updated 17 November 2017)

November 17/Friday
Arrival in Ulsan, transfer to Hyundai Hotel (1 hour)
16:00 Registration (2nd floor Hyundai Hotel)
18:00-20:00 Welcome Dinner hosted by Taehwagang River Eco-tourism Council at the Hyundai Hotel

November 18/Saturday

06:30-08:00 Breakfast
08:00-08:30 Depart for bird fair venue
08:30-10:00 Exhibition/Booths Set-up (Main Tent/Promotional Hall)
10:00-10:30 Ribbon-cutting and opening of fair grounds
10:30-12:00 International Ecotourism Forum (Main Tent/Promotional Hall)
12:00-13:30 Lunch (lunch box will be provided by organizer)
14:00-15:00 Taehwagang River Bird Watching Race
16:00-16:30 Official Opening Ceremony
16:30-17:30 Observation of Rook Group Dance at Taehwa Bird Park
17:30-18:00 Depart for hotel
18:00-18:30 Registration for Welcome Dinner
18:30-20:00 Welcome Dinner hosted by the Mayor of Ulsan City at Diamond Room, Hyundai Hotel

November 19/Sunday
06:00-06:30 Depart hotel for OPTIONAL Observation of Rook Dawn Group Dance at Taehwa Bird Park
6:30-7:10 Morning birdwatching/observation
07:10-07:50 Return to hotel for breakfast
06:30-09:00 Breakfast
09:00-09:30 Depart for bird fair venue
10:00 Bird fair opens
10:00-12:00 Bird Watching Walk (Optional) by the Taehwa Riverside
12:00-13:30 Lunch (lunch box will be provided by the organizers)
14:00-16:00 Awarding ceremony for Bird Race and Korean Ecotourism Sympsoium
16:00-17:00 Exhibition closing
17:30-18:00 Depart for hotel
18:00-20:00 ABF Dinner and Raffle hosted by Taehwagang River Eco-tourism Council

November 20/Monday
09:00-17:00 Eco-Tourism Tour (Taehwagang River – Oehwanggang River – Bangudae Petroglyphs)
17:00-17:30 Depart for hotel
18:00-20:00 Turn Over Dinner to host ABF 2018 (Passing on of ABF Fair Flag) hosted by Ecotourism Taiwan

November 21/Tuesday
09:00 Returning and Post-tour begins

Newsflash: 2017 ABF Venue Announced!

As the 7th Asian Bird Fair in Jingshan approaches, we would like to make a quick announcement from the Asian Bird Fair Executive Committee.

The ABF ExecComm is proud to announce that the 2017 Asian Bird Fair will be held in Ulsan, Korea on November 17-21, 2017.

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The 2018 Asian Bird Fair is now up for hosting.

If anyone is interested in hosting the 2018 ABF, kindly contact the ExecComm directly.

More details on the criteria for hosting the ABF to be posted soon.

See you all at the 7th Asian Bird Fair 2016 in Jingshan this November!