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Venue

Main Conference Venue

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC)

Date: 21 – 25 Feb 2011
Venue: 1 Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong

Framed by Hong Kong’s stunning skyline, the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) is a magnificent, multi-purpose venue located right in the heart of Hong Kong on Victoria Harbour.

Not only does the harbour location provide a spectacular backdrop to events but it also means Hong Kong’s Central Business District and the best of the city is on the Centre’s doorstep – and it’s a vibrant city packed full of colour and life.

In over two decades of event management, the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre has picked up numerous international awards for its professional and attentive service. Some of the awards received in the past 2 years are:

2010:

  • Voted "Best Convention and Exhibition Centre in Asia" in the CEI Asia Industry Awards 2010.

2009:

  • Voted as one of the top 60 landmarks in China in an election jointly organized by 32 major media organizations in China to celebrate the 60th national anniversary of China;
  • Awarded “Best Convention and Exhibition Centre” in TravelWeekly China Travel & Meeting Industry Awards 2009;
  • Awarded Wastewi$e Label (Class of Excellence), from 1 October 2008 to 30 September 2009, by the Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence (HKAEE).

Map of HKCEC (pdf)

How to get there:

By taxi
By MTR
  • Wanchai Station of Island Line, take Exit A5 to HKCEC
By ferry
  • From Tsim Sha Tsui or Hom Hung, take Star Ferry to Wanchai
By bus
  • There is a bus stop near HKCEC for the following bus route: 18, 18P, 25A, 25C, 2A, 2X, 40, 43X, 46X, 720, 722, 780, 788, 8, 8P, 104, 621, 641, 905, 960, 961

Workshop@Cyberport

Date: 14 – 19 Feb 2011
Venue: Function Rooms & Training Rooms
L3, Core E, Cyberport 3
Cyberport Road, Hong Kong

Cyberport is a project managed by Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited, and wholly owned by the Hong Kong SAR Government.

Focusing on enterprise and professional development, Cyberport helps to commercialize creative ideas and incubate start-ups. We have an energetic cluster of creative ICT and digital content tenants who enjoy synergies from co-locating with each other, and we are Hong Kong’s unique Creative Digital Community.

Interconnected by a state-of-the-art broadband network, the Cyberport community is home to four grade-A intelligent office buildings, a five-star design hotel, a retail entertainment complex and about 2,800 deluxe residences.

The Cyberport project has been recognized for its state-of-the-art IT Infrastructure, beautiful architecture, interior design and environment awareness, as well as the role model for future IT-connected community. In 2009, it has been presented for the following various prestigious awards:

“Power Smart” Biggest Percentage Saver Award (Property Management) 3rd Runner-up, conferred by Friends of the Earth (HK)

Excellent Class Indoor Air Quality Certificates for Cyberport 3 and 4, conferred by Environmental Protection Department

Carbon Audit• Green Partner, signed Carbon Reduction Charter with Environmental Protection Department in July 2009.

 

How to get there:

By taxi
By mini bus
  • Route #10 from Causeway Bay Jaffe Road
  • Route #58 from Aberdeen
  • Route #69 from Quarry Bay (Hoi Chak Street)
  • Route # 69A from Aberdeen Main Road
  • Route #69X from Causeway Bay (Lockhart Road)
By bus
  • Route #30X from Central
  • Route #73 from Stanley
  • Route #73P from Aberdeen
  • Route #107P from Laguna Verde
  • Route #970 from So Uk Estate