The World Blind Union – Asia Pacific (WBUAP) Regional Massage Commission is pleased to host the 14th Regional Massage Seminar, to promote employment opportunities of visually impaired masseurs, strengthen inter-regional exchange and cooperation in blind massage and to enhance the development of blind massage in the Region. The seminar will be held in Fuzhou, Fujian province, China on 8 to 10 May 2018.
The theme of the Seminar is “Cooperation, Mutual Learning, Win-Win Progress”. The Seminar aims at boosting regional economic development through blind massage. Furthermore, this event will provide an opportunity for participants to share massage techniques through hands-on demonstrations as well as to learn the latest advance technologies in assistive devices.
Members are cordially invited to take part in this Seminar. It will be held at the Shangri-LaHotel in the center of Fuzhou, which is quite near to Wuyi Square. You can also enjoy the beautiful scenery of Wushan Mountain and Yushan Mountain from the Hotel. For details about the Hotel, please visit their website at www.shangri-la.com.
Registration fee is affordable at US$240 per participant or per accompanying person/ personal assistant. The registration fee covers lunch, dinner, morning tea breaks and afternoon tea breaks for 8 and 10 May, morning tea break and lunch for 9 May. The registration fee also covers conference materials, use of radio transceivers for translation, airport transfer as well as site visits to massage and rehabilitation centers. Delegates will be responsible for their own expenses during the Seminar, including registration fee, round-trip air fare, hotel accommodation, insurance and dinner expenses for 9 May.
The deadline for registration is 28 February 2018. Registration will be accepted on a first- come-first serve basis. Once the capacity is full, registration will be closed. Please register as soon as possible. All participants are expected to arrive in Fuzhou on 7 May, 2018. For more details on the Seminar, registration, hotel charges and thesis submission, please visit WBUAP website at www.wbuaprmc.com.
We sincerely hope that through the interaction at the Seminar, we can adopt a statement geared towards the advancement of the massage industry. We look forward to your support and participation in this Seminar.
Ms. Lydia Cheng
Chairman of Organizing Committee
14th WBUAP Regional Massage Seminar
Chairman of WBUAP Regional Massage Commission