HKCBA | Canadian Delegation to Hong Kong

Canadian Delegation to Hong Kong | December 3 - 5, 2018

The Hong Kong - Canada Business Association leads a Canadian delegation to Hong Kong each year where attendees are invited to participate in the HKCBA National Meeting, the Transpacific Entrepreneurial Conference and the Hong Kong Forum. 

Canadian companies have the opportunity to create awareness, strengthen strategic alliances, build partnerships and gather information for their organization's China strategy.

In 2017, 45 Canadians from coast to coast joined HKCBA in Hong Kong for a successful week of B2B as well as a little fun. 

Join us this year from December 3rd - 5th, 2018!

HKCBA members are invited to participate in the 2018 Team Canada Delegation to Hong Kong

We are leading a delegation December 3rd to 5th, 2018 in conjunction with the annual flagship event of the Federation of Hong Kong Business Associations Worldwide, the 19th Annual Hong Kong Forum. 

Canadian companies will have the opportunity to create awareness, strengthen strategic alliances, build partnerships and gather information to build or update your China strategy. 

 

Program Overview

December 3, 2018: HKCBA Program

Cost: The program on December 3rd, 2018 is free for all HKCBA members. 

 

HKCBA Presentation

Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm

Location: TBC

Join in on exclusive insights from the Canadian Consulate in Hong Kong, Hong Kong Corporate Services and the Hong Kong-Canada Business Association. This session is free and will also give you an opportunity to connect with the association's national and regional directors. 

 

HKCBA Luncheon sponsored by HKTDC

Time: 12:00 - 1:15pm

Location: TBC

All participants from the morning's session are invited to attend this complimentary luncheon sponsored by HKTDC to network amongst fellow HKCBA members from across Canada.

 

Fifth TransPacific Entrepreneurial Conference

Time: 1:40pm - Registration, 2:00 - 6:00pm

Location: TBC

Jointly presented by the HKCBA and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, the Fourth Transpacific Entrepreneurial Conference is a tailored session to educate Canadian startups, SMEs and corporations alike on the advantages of conducting business with Asia through Hong Kong. 

This conference will serve as a bridge, connecting members to industry experts and professionals with in-depth market intelligence. Hear first hand experiences from Canadian firms operating in Hong Kong, why entrepreneurs are using Hong Kong as their link to mainland China and government organizations on their initiatives to support your market expansion efforts.

 

Cocktail Reception

Time: 6:00 - 8:00pm

Location: TBC

Join us, members of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, government representatives and business speakers from the day's sessions to unwind at this networking reception. Registration is included if you are attending the Fourth TransPacific Entrepreneurial Conference. 

 

December 4 - 5, 2018The 19th Hong Kong Forum

The conference serves as a platform for delegates from around the world to exchange ideas, connect with market players taped into the heart of Asia and engage in the exchange on the latest information on China. Registration will open shortly.

Location: The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (1 Expo Dr, Wan Chai, Hong Kong)

 

December 5 - 8, 2018: Optional programming

 

  • Hong Kong Forum side trip to Mainland China (TBC). Confirm your attendance for this side trip through your registration for the Hong Kong Forum. 
  • Business IP Asia Forum, Hong Kong (December 6 - 7, 2018): Explore business opportunities in IP trading and monetization as well as technology commercialization. Interested parties can contact Andrew Yui, HKTDC Toronto office at andrew.yui@hktdc.org for registration and more information.

Registration to the Hong Kong Forum includes the below conferences December 5 - 8, 2018:

  • Asian E-taling Summit, Hong Kong (December 5, 2018)
  • SmartBiz Expo, Hong Kong (December 5 - 7, 2018): Use the Canadian Pavilion as the jumping point to meet useful contacts from the Chinese Mainland, Hong Kong and the region. 
  • HK International Franchising Show, Hong Kong (December 5 - 7, 2018)
  • DesignInspire, Hong Kong (December 6 - 8, 2018): Explore business opportunities in innovative design and technologies. 

 

Check back for updates as the program shapes up. If you have any questions or would like advice tailoring a program to best suit your business objectives, contact nationaled@hkcba.com. 

Thank you to our Airline Sponsor

In 2017, the Forum was attended by 350 participants from 29 countries.

Click here for more information on last year's program, speaker line-up, presentations and more.

Not a member?

Check out one of our eight sections across Canada to become a member of The Hong Kong - Canada Business Association and join our delegation to Hong Kong!

Congratulations HKCBA Edmonton and Ottawa!

At the Forum’s award ceremony, the HKCBA Edmonton section was presented The Best Initiative Award by the Hong Kong Business Associations Worldwide. HKCBA Ottawa was awarded the Outstanding Membership Award for their growth in the 2017 year. 

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