Where Quality and Competence Meet
A seamless and successful convention needs the practicalities covered and the behind-the-scenes experience to smoothly connect the dots. This is why it’s hard to imagine choosing anywhere other than Hong Kong, with its proven track record of exceptional performance and of conventions backed by powerful solutions.
Strategic Location: With an award-winning airport servicing flights from 220 worldwide destinations, visa-free entry for about 170 countries, and half the world’s population a mere five-hour flight away – Hong Kong’s superb accessibility makes it an easy place to bring together the world’s thought leaders. Its knowledge-based economy and strategic spot in the economic centre of Asia contribute to make Hong Kong the region’s ideal meeting place for international experts.
Gateway to China: Hong Kong is practically a stone’s throw from some of Mainland China’s wealthiest consumer markets located in the nearby Pearl River Delta region. A convenient visa system and advanced transport connections encourage business and networking between Hong Kong and Mainland China, and countless Mainland Chinese delegates attend conventions in Hong Kong each year.
Superb Infrastructure: Hong Kong’s variety of venues can accommodate conventions of virtually any size and scope, with advanced facilities and customisable spaces. An efficient and inexpensive transport system provides easy access to the city’s hundreds of hotels, which meet every budget, taste and desired location.
Dynamic Business Environment: Hong Kong has long-attracted the highest calibre of experts keen to network in Asia’s information-rich city. Its business-friendly marketplace offers numerous economic benefits that make Hong Kong the best place in Asia for sophisticated and successful conventions, including its safety, political stability, trilingual workforce (English, Mandarin, and Cantonese), free flow of international currencies, zero sales tax, zero import or export declarations for exhibits, freedom of speech, and seamless communications.
Professional Support: Hong Kong’s vast experience in hosting international conventions means you’ll be working with some of the world’s best and most dedicated support staff. The city’s famous ‘can do’ attitude means every request will be accommodated quickly and reliably, leaving no stone unturned when providing practical assistance for your conventions.
Endless Experience: A unification of its Chinese roots and Western influence, Hong Kong has a rich selection of cultural and historical attractions. Enrich your convention with impressive and unique pre- and post-event excursions, making it memorable on both a business and personal level. An enormous range of restaurants and cuisines mean every group size, taste, budget, and setting preference can be catered to. Plenty of exciting industry-specific activities will complement conventions of all types in Asia’s most dynamic city.
Proven Track Record: Hosting conventions of all sizes and in a multitude of sectors has made Hong Kong the most recognised city in Asia for world-leading conventions. Some of the world’s biggest and best-known conventions have been staged in the city, while its charms also regularly attract conventions of other varieties and scales.