Host Cities


Situated in the vicinity of Shanghai, the hosting cities to the 2019 Conference, Yangzhou and Wuxi, are both national- level historic and cultural cities on the China Grand Canal.

Attendance to the World Canals Conference 2019 will enable you to:


Share, exchange, and promote your experiences and solutions;


Make new friends with other delegates and speakers.


Discover the 2,500-year-old Grand Canal, a World Heritage Site, by joining the tours and visits.


Engage in lively discussions, get to know more canal colleagues, and explore the culture of China's canals. We believe this trip to China will bring you a unique and memorable experience