SUPPORTED EVENTS

Societe Generale Rugby World Cup Fanzone - Exclusive Launch Event

Sep 19, 2019 - Sep 19, 2019
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM

Societe Generale RWC2019 Fanzone Clubhouse, Hong Kong Observation Wheel, AIA Vitality Park, 33 Man Kwong St, Central

Get an exclusive, first-hand, sneak peak of the upcoming venue that's holding the Hong Kong's Official Rugby World Cup Fanzone! A celebration by the Sociate Generale and their collaborators, they are inviting people to join their exclusive launch event, and to visit the venue before its opening. The event will include a tour of the venue, what is on offer, a welcoming from their partners, and a Q&A with some of Hong Kong's rugby greats.

Please RSVP to Jane.bond@hkrugby.com by Monday 16 September. 



Hong Kong Institute of Directors: Directors' Symposium

Sep 17, 2019 - Sep 18, 2019
06:00 PM - 12:00 AM

HKEX Connect Hall, 1/F One and Two Exchange Square, Central, Hong Kong

This is an era of rapid and sometimes turbulent changes, with structural shifts in business and economy, characterised by digitalisation, aging population and globalization etc. Directors are pivotal in contributing to sustainable growth for their company and mankind. Ultimately responsible for corporate governance with enterprise and integrity, the board must lead to exercise creativity to innovate solutions that make a meaningful impact to business and society. Such solutions may include effective products, processes, services, technologies and even business models. Organised by The Hong Kong Institute of Directors (“HKIoD”), Directors’ Symposium 2019 will showcase visions and innovation in various industries: artificial intelligence, construction, energy, investment banking, pharmaceutical, real estate investment and virtual banking.



Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow

Sep 13, 2019 - Sep 22, 2019
11:29 AM - 11:59 PM

Hong Kong Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, Hong Kong

In need of a good laugh…?  Here’s your chance to win a double-pass to the acclaimed Melbourne International Comedy Festival, live in Hong Kong on September 16. Enter the lucky draw by emailing bookings@austcham.com.hk by COB September 11.  Winners will be announced on September 12. 

Update 13/9: The winner has been identified and notified. 

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow is back with a new crew of fantastically funny comedians specially selected to bring the fun of Australia's largest comedy festival to Hong Kong! Featuring a diverse and dynamic line-up of performers hand-picked by the Festival, you know you're in for a night of exceptional entertainment. This year’s line-up features a rising star on the Singapore scene, Fakkah Fuzz; one of Melbourne’s favourite British guests and an 'English Comedian of the Year' winner, Brennan Reece; teacher turned comic, musician and actor Ben Knight; one of most exciting voices on the Australian comedy scene, Becky Lucas; and the award-winning and hilariously unpredictable Aaron ChenTickets available.



Hong Kong International Computer Conference 2019

Nov 19, 2019 - Nov 20, 2019
09:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, 1 Harbour Road, Wanchai

The HKICC is the annual ICT cum Business Conference organised by HKCS that brings together ICT professionals and experts, government leaders and business executives from local and abroad to discuss the latest trend of ICT innovations and developments in enhancing business opportunities and productivity. This year, the Conference theme is “Greater Bay Area - Building a Bright Digital Future”. Through this theme, the conference aims to highlight the tremendous opportunities for technology and digitalisation in the Greater Bay Area region and beyond.



Construction Innovation Expo (CIExpo) 2019

Dec 17, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019
09:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

CIExpo 2019 is a signature event jointly organised by the Development Bureau of the HKSAR Government; Center of Science and Technology Industrial Development, Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of the People’s Republic of China; and the Construction Industry Council.  Targeting over 8,000 visitors both locally and internationally, the CIExpo 2019 provides an excellent sharing and matching platform with the vision to promote innovative construction.

CIExpo 2019 comprises a 3.5-day Exhibition, the CIC Construction Innovation Award 2019 Presentation Ceremony, and a 3-day International Conference covering the following themes: (i) Building Information Modelling (BIM) (ii) Modular Integrated Construction (MiC); (iii) Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DfMA) and (iv) Robotics and Automation Systems.  Please see the event flyer for information.  The Chief Executive has been invited to be an officiating guest at the opening ceremony.

AustCham member and friends' companies are cordially invited to apply for an exhibition booth at the CIExpo 2019 to showcase your innovative research products to the industry. The CI Expo is offering AustCham members who are SMEs (enterprises employing less than 50 persons in Hong Kong) a 50% discount off the booth rental fee. Simply note on the application form that your company is an AustCham SME to receive the discount. Both the booth application and sponsorship forms can be accessed at http://www.cic.hk/eng/main/aboutcic/news_and_updates/events_calendar/event-306.html. Deadline for application is 31 Jul 2019 (Wed).

For further information, please contact ciexpo@cic.hk.



HKTDC Belt and Road Summit 2019

Sep 11, 2019 - Sep 12, 2019
09:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

The fourth edition of the Belt and Road Summit jointly organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council will be held on 11-12 September 2019 in Hong Kong. 

Under the theme of “Creating and Realising Opportunities”, The two-day Summit will provide participants with a one-stop business platform through a comprehensive programme, including a high-level symposium with plenary sessions and thematic breakout forums, business matching services, networking events, exhibitions, etc.  Coupled with a series of cultural performances on-site, the Summit will offer an exciting business and cultural experience for all participants.