15 Nov 2016
HKTDC InnoDesignTech Expo
WHAT: Organised with the Hong Kong Design Centre and the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, the InnoDesignTech Expo (IDT Expo) helps creative and technology firms promote their professional consultancy services. The fair is also a chance to network with potential business partners and make inroads to the region’s markets.
WHEN: 1-3 December 2016
WHO: Enterprises looking for new technology, designs and ideas to enhance productivity are expected to visit the expo, including Hong Kong manufacturers and traders, private Chinese mainland firms and international companies interested in the Asian market.
A record of around 450 exhibitors from 22 countries and regions are expected to join this year’s event.
WHY: Under the theme “Urbanovation,” the Inspiration Hall will explore how design and innovation have become key driving forces for urban lifestyle and development. In the categories of smart architecture, smart infrastructure, smart mobility and smart lifestyle, exhibits and interactive games will showcase how creative solutions can solve social problems.
Celebrating its 12th anniversary, this year’s IDT Expo will feature displays such as the new-generation aluminum mobile home “ALPOD,” curated by James Law Cybertecture; the Tesla Model X electric car; and the innovative home design of “Checkered Playroom Oasis;” as well as service robots, 3D food printing, and AR and VR experiences.
Seminars on brand-building, design, retail and marketing strategies, targeting entrepreneurs and corporate leaders, will be held throughout the three-day fair.
Communication design, design and branding, and sustainable development are among the topics that will be explored at thematic pavilions.
Chicago, this year’s partner city, will bring its unique design style to the event under the theme “Chicago Made.” Several regions with strong design and innovation, including Victoria (Australia), Hessen (Germany), Bali (Indonesia), Chungnam (South Korea) and southern Sweden will also bring local innovative designs, products and commercial solutions to the expo.
The HKTDC World SME Expo, the Hong Kong International Franchising Show, and the Business of IP Asia, will be held concurrently, maximising new business opportunities and offering a one-stop shop for business solutions.
WHERE: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong
HOW: An event registration form is available to download.
For more information, please visit: http://innodesigntechexpo.hktdc.com