WOC Venue Selection
In appreciation of the complexity of planning and hosting a major conference
and exhibition, the World Orchid Conference trustees have prepared a set of guidance notes for prospective
hosts and organisers.
The Trustees will review all venue proposals for future conferences received
and will undertake site visits as necessary to establish the viability of bids.
They will then invite experienced representatives from orchid organisations
throughout the world to join them in forming a Site Selection Committee to consider proposals. Final
responsibility for the World Orchid Conferences and for the choice of venue remains with the WOC
Following confirmation of a new World Orchid Conference venue, the trustees
will maintain regular oversight of the local planning activity and advise and support as
L to R: Bob Fuchs, Liz Johnson, Sandra Tillisch Svoboda and Johan