4 March 2019
International ICT Expo
WHAT: The 16th International ICT Expo brings the world’s information and communications technology movers and shakers to Hong Kong. The expo is divided into several zones, with the Smart City Zone featuring next-generation urban planning solutions, systems and applications in smart mobility, smart living, smart people, smart government and smart economy. The other specialised zones are Digital Infrastructure, Digital Marketing & E-Commerce, Enterprise Solutions, Home-grown Innovation, Retail Technologies, Smart Devices & Accessories, Smart City and Startup. The expo also features forums and symposiums, one-on-one buyer meetings, and an SME IT clinic. The theme will be “Smart City - Smart Living”. The Office of Government Chief Information Officer will launch the Smart Government Pavilion and present projects on HK smart city development at the Zone. The “So French So Innovative” Pavilion will showcase smart-city solutions designed by French corporates, SMEs and start-ups. Microsoft, SenseTime, NEC, Xiaoi Robot, Hong Kong Airport Authority, local R&D centres, Science Park, Cyberport, Smart City Consortium as well as groups coming from Canada, India, Hangzhou, Guangdong, Qingdao and Xiamen will share their various smart cities’ solutions and applications at the Expo.
|Date||Opening Hours||Registration Hours|
|13-15 April (Sat-Mon)||9:30am-6:30pm||9:00am-6:00pm|
|16 April (Tue) ||9:30am-5:00pm||9:00am-3:30pm|
Free admission for business visitors. Visitors under 18 will not be admitted.
WHO: Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council
WHY: Participating in the International ICT Expo gives front-row access to the industry’s most influential buyers, investors and experts. The 2018 event drew more than 32,000 buyers making connections with 600 exhibitors. Concurrent events are the Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Spring Edition), Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Spring Edition) on 6-9 April, as well as the HKTDC Hong Kong International Home Textiles and Furnishings Fair and HKTDC Hong Kong Houseware Fair on 20-23 April, the HKTDC Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair and Hong Kong International Printing & Packaging Fair on 27-30 April.
WHERE: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
AND YOU CAN QUOTE ME: “We’re very pleased to see the expo incorporate strong emphasis on smart city features this  year. The Smart City Zone offers a perfect stage to promote our Kinetics for City Management. Smart city is the way forward and the expo is just a great place to promote our technology and extend our exposure. We’ve already got into touch with a number of potential customers, especially companies in Hong Kong.”
Garrick Ng, Chief Technology Officer, Cisco Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan, Cisco Systems (HK) Ltd, Hong Kong, at the 2018 expo.
FAIR WEBSITE: https://event.hktdc.com/fair/ictexpo-en/HKTDC-International-ICT-Expo/