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 Organised by UFI – the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, the UFI Education Forum and the UFI Open Seminar in Asia will take place in Singapore on 21-24 February 2017

UFI Education Forum (EF) – Sustainability 2.0

Date: 21-22 Feb 2017 (Tue – Wed)

Venue: Marina Bay Sands

This two-day programme will enable delegates to explore sustainability from a variety of angles. The Forum will examine how sustainability connects with governmental initiatives as well as assessing sustainable solutions in our industry that have been successfully implemented.

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UFI Open Seminar in Asia (OS) – Adapting and Upgrading

Date: 23-24 Feb 2017 (Thurs – Fri)

Venue: Suntec Singapore

The UFI Open Seminar is the largest annual UFI event in Asia. Delegates attending this year’s seminar will hear from industry experts addressing key issues such as changing visitor expectations, emerging digital platforms and mitigating the risk of onsite accidents.

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GROUP OFFER for HKECIA MEMBERS*Group rate at UFI member rate

UFI Education Forum (EF)

If 5 or more HKECIA members registered:

USD 320 per pax

UFI Open Seminar (OS)

If 10 or more HKECIA members registered:

USD 445 per pax

(early bird rate if registered on or before 28 Jan 2017)

USD 495 per pax

(standard rate if registered after 28 Jan 2017)

Important Remarks:

  • In case there are less than 5 paying HKECIA members for EF and/or less than 10 paying HKECIA delegates for OS, the group rate would not be applicable.

  • For members who would like to join both EF and OS, the registration fee will be the sum of the two events, no separated package rate is available.

Should you wish to sign up for the event and enjoy the Group Offer, please follow the below steps:

Step 1: Register directly via UFI’s online registration form at the event website: (no immediate payment is required during the registration process)


Step 2: Send the following participant(s) details to Email住址會使用灌水程式保護機制。你需要啟動Javascript才能觀看它 on or before 27 Jan 2017 (Fri):

-          First Name

-          Surname

-          Job Title

-          Company Name

-          Events to attend (Education Forum Only/ Open Seminar Only/ Both events)

-          Date registered online

For enquiry, please contact:

Tel:      +852 2558 1238
Email:  Email住址會使用灌水程式保護機制。你需要啟動Javascript才能觀看它 



Stuart Bailey re-elected as the Chairman of HKECIA

The Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association (HKECIA) is pleased to announce that the 2020 Annual General Meeting was successfully held virtually on 7th August 2020, from which the new term of Executive Committee were elected. The Chairman, Executive Vice Chairman, two Vice Chairman, Honorary Treasurer and Honorary Secretary were also appointed in the 1st Executive Committee Meeting following the AGM.


會議展覽復辦無期  香港展覽會議業協會促政府加碼資助 助業界渡過2019冠狀病毒病難關

香港展覽會議業協會(「協會」) 於2020年8月11日與香港特別行政區政府 (「政府」) 商務及經濟發展局代表會面,簡報了協會7月進行的「2019冠狀病毒病對香港會議展覽業的影響會員調查」(「會員調查」) 結果,並促請政府向香港會展業提供更多資助,協助業界渡過迫在眉捷的艱關。


HKECIA’s updates on Novel Coronavirus

The Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association (HKECIA) is closely monitoring the impact of the novel coronavirus infection in Hong Kong and Mainland China on the event industry.  The Hong Kong Special Administrative Government (HKSAR Government) puts public health as the top priority, raised the response level under the "Preparedness and Response Plan for Novel Infectious Disease of Public Health Significance" to Emergency Response Level on 25 January 2020, and has implemented a host of prevention and control measures as an all-out effort to minimise risks of virus infection and spreading in local community.


Hong Kong trade exhibitions and conferences held as planned despite public processions

The Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association (HKECIA) wishes to assure all participants, buyers and exhibitors, attending trade exhibitions and conferences in Hong Kong that events are running smoothly and without interruption.  Hong Kong is a welcoming city for investors and visitors.

Although there have been road closures during several public activities, up until the time of this announcement, both of the two major venues for trade exhibitions and international conferences, the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) and AsiaWorld-Expo (AWE), are accessible by foot, private cars / freight trucks and public transportation including subway, and are fully operational.

HKECIA Chairman Mr Stuart Bailey stated, “Business is as usual in Hong Kong.  At this time we are seeing that major exhibitions and conferences in Hong Kong are running without incident or interruption.  Exhibition and conference events were not targeted for disruption.  Hong Kong is definitely still open for business and safe to travel. 


調查結果顯示本港展覽業去年表現穩定 展覽業基礎穩固 中美貿易戰影響輕微



本港展覽活動訪客去年突破240萬 亞太區及內地訪客顯著增長 香港保持「亞洲商貿展覽之都」龍頭地位



最新研究報告指出香港展覽業2016年為港進帳529億港元 海外參展商平均消費較一般過夜旅客高出75%

(香港,2017年11月29日)          香港展覽會議業協會 (簡稱「協會」) 今天發表「2016年香港展覽業香港經濟貢獻研究報告」。這個兩年一度的研究顯示,在2016年展覽業為本地經濟帶來529億港元的消費開支,相等於期內香港本地生產總值的2.1%。這項研究亦再一次肯定展覽業為香港帶來可觀的經濟效益,而2016年海外參展商的平均消費,較一般過夜旅客的消費更高出75%。同時,展覽業亦為香港人創造相等於77,000個全職職位。






本港展覽活動訪客去年首破220萬 整體表現穩健