Gyeongju Hwabaek International Convention or HICO, is a convention-oriented venue located inside Bomun International Tourist Complex, Korea’s representative tourist destination.
The name comes from “hwabaek,” the Korean ancient system of joint sessions in the Silla Kingdom. As an official organization consisting of a panel of judges, Hwabaek made it a rule that a consensus can be reached only by unanimous agreement. It is also a culture of convention that showed the intrinsic nature of an assembly wherein participants gathered to discuss, share, and communicate in order to obtain the best result. Experience professionally executed, sophisticated conventions at HICO.