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Case Studies

Macau, the perfect destination for a corporate trip

 

Macau – this small and modern city in Southern China is considered the world’s biggest gambling destination, and for many years it has been the living proof that the Western and the Eastern cultures complement each other very well.
Macau is considered a  perfect destination for a corporate trip. If you are planning to come to Macau, here are four activities you should not miss:

  • Get to know the city

What better way to discover the Historical Center of Macau (classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage site) than through a treasure hunt? As the time flies by, you will have the opportunity to know the city’s best spots while also having lots of fun! smallWORLD Experience is specialized in this kind of events, and the iDiscover Macau team building program is a great choice to get to know the traditions and the back alleys of the city!

  • Try the best Macanese food

The mix between the West and the East is also well-represented on the plate. From the famous eggtarts to the best pork-chop buns, Macau’s specialties will sure leave you satisfied! Have a go at the Macau Gourmet Discovery team building activity, and combine good eating with adventure!

  • MICE opportunities

The casinos in Macau are getting more and more involved in the MICE tourism circuit. Do your corporate event in the city and enjoy the top-notch facilities and infrastructures! If you need any help with the arrangements, smallWORLD Experience can help you by using its event management expertise!

  • Have the casino experience

Your visit to Macau can’t be complete without the thrills of a casino night! Have a memorable gala dinner for your corporate event by having a casino-themed party, with the help of smallWORLD Experience! Whether betting on which wine or cheese you’re tasting, or having a more traditional casino experience, with roulette, baccarat, blackjack and many other gaming offers, smallWORLD can help you with all the arrangements! Visit us for more!

Wait no more! Macau is ready to welcome your team!

Turner CNN Int. – Event Management

 

Turner International Asia Pacific came to Macau from 15th – 18th February 2014 for a VIP Gold meeting. All 70 VIP guests stayed in Mandarin Oriental Macau.

Our company worked was involved in the event management for this group from preparing customized souvenirs, transportation, help them with their marketing collateral’s to the meetings production, organizing several activities for the participants and an unforgettable gala dinner in Casa Garden.

For the Non-golfers, special activities were prepared like the CNN Travel Macau Discovery, where guest had the opportunity to sightseeing the downtown of Macau and had a great time with the challenges of our treasure hunt. After discovering the city, the guests went to the famous Club Military restaurant during lunchtime to be part of a Wine & Food Pairing, conducted by a professional sommelier (Wine expert). Guests learned about wine and Portuguese food during that time, and had a true cultural experience in Macau.

To let our guests be able to feel the real excitement of the Casino city, we planned two Fun Poker nights with no money involved at the presidential suit of Mandarin Oriental, for the high VIP guests’ own amusement.

There was also AV and Backdrops production in Mandarin Oriental meetings and Altira 38 Lounge farewell party that was organized for them.

One of the highlights of their visit to Macau was a Gala Dinner at UNESCO world historical heritage venue, Casa Garden. This was a very special night with Brazilian atmosphere full of Samba, Capoeira and Batucada Drums entertainment. While samba girls invited guests to step on the dance floor, this unforgettable night finished with our special Wine & Gourmet Casino Games.

Client: Turner International Asia Pacific

Group size: 70 pax

Thomson Reuters Asia – S. João Themed dinner

“One of the famous festival that has been held in the north of Portugal, city of Porto, called “Fest de Sao Joao do Porto”. Every year, on the night of 23 June the city becomes lively, thousands of people come to the city centre and to the most traditional neighbourhoods to pay a tribute to Saint John the Baptist, in a party that mixes sacred and profane traditions. The St. Joao theme dinner was organized in Sheraton Macau. It is decorated with 3 km long flags hanging from the ceiling, and also LED lights that are hanged behind the stage. There were Lanterns with LED lights in it as part of our table centerpiece. We also prepared some squeaky hammer, whistle and shuttlecock as props for our guests to attend our activity. A Portuguese DJ played the music for the night and made the night more interesting. There were approximately 550 people from different part of Asia joined the dinner, this night was full of fun and joy by the games that our guests participated in.”

Client: Thomson Reuters Asia

Group size: 550 pax

Team Building at Macau Tower

These team building activities were part of a promotional package by Mandarin Oriental to a group from different companies operating on the Tourism Industry. At Macau Tower, SmallWORLD as an exclusive representative of Human Rhythms and in partnership with AJ Hackett surprised the guests with our special drumming activity called SkyDrumming. In this drumming team building, guest were divided in two groups, one started to play drums as ice breaker games and the other part of the group was surprised in the middle of their skywalk by some drums ready to be played at 233 meter off the ground. At the end both groups join their rhythms on this drum games and finish this team builder with a big bang!

After having the casino city on their feet with the Sky Drumming team building, SmallWORLD had another surprise prepared for the guests. A Wine & Gourmet Casino was expecting them for a very special Casino theme teambuilding. Our Casino dealer explained the rules of this unique concept of Casino and the games were a success proving that this is the perfect activity for corporate events. Tasting wines, cheese and teas where the challenge of the bets and some participants proved to have a really good knowledge of our gourmet products. After earning a good amount of chips everyone had the chance to participate in a very exciting auction that reveled some amazing prizes!

Client: Mandarin Oriental

Group Size: Approx. 26 pax

Ruckus – Theme gala dinner

The Ruckus chose Macau as their destination for their award dinner, it is a themed gala dinner that was helped organized with the agent company Senator Travel. The dinner was decorated with Chinese Lion Heads and Drums as their centerpiece of the dinner table, and the stage was decorated with Chinese lanterns around. That night there were three sets of Shaolin performance, and following with a DJ that entertained the night with music. There were around 278 people who attended this gala dinner.

Client: Ruckus

Group size: 278 pax

Event Management: Annual Leader Convention

 

During 10 days full of conferences the leaders of Lyoness had unforgettable themed gala dinners with some of the best entertainment performances in Macau. During their stay in Macau the leaders had the chance to work as a team and get closer to each other in the different events and team building activities. One of the big moments of this convention were the team building activities organized by smallWORLD that gave an important contribution for their teamwork. The group was divided in different groups and during all day they had 3 different outdoor team building activities:Dragon Boat, Macau iPad Discovery and Macau Tower.

On the Dragon Boat the group was separated in teams, each of the teams composed by “Rowers” and one “Drummer”. While the drummers were competing for the, balance, the noise, for the joy and for energizing their rowers, the rowing group was competing for the finish line. During the Macau iPad Discovery teams had the opportunity of visiting some of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites and at the same time work as a team to be able to answer the questions and complete successfully all the team games of this team building. In the Macau Tower the challenge had a higher level of adrenaline when 8 members had to do the Skywalk and 1 of the team member had the courage to do the bungee jump. Adrenaline, knowledge, culture and teamwork were the keywords to these outdoor activities.

Client: Lyoness

Group size: approx. 500 pax