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Celebration Events

Celebration Events held overseas
May
Date Name of Event (Venue) Description City Organiser(s) (Enquiry)
Date Name of Event (Venue) Description City Organiser(s) (Enquiry)
1/2017 - 5/2017Young Entrepreneur Competition (19 western states, US)Undergraduate students from accredited colleges in the Western United States are encouraged to submit innovative business ideas that could change the way Hong Kong citizens work, communicate and live. Five students will win a week-long trip to Hong Kong.19 western states, USHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, San Francisco (Website : www.hongkongcontest.com; Email : hketosf@hketosf.gov.hk )
1/2017 - 11/2017HKSAR 20th anniversary seminar series (Richard Charles Lee Canada – Hong Kong Library, University of Toronto)Seminar series covering a wide range of topics including culture, creative industry and economic development.Toronto, CanadaRichard Charles Lee Canada – Hong Kong Library, University of Toronto (Tel : +1 416-946-8978), Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Toronto (Email : info@hketotoronto.gov.hk )
22/4/2017 - 21/5/2017“Tian Tian Xiang Shang” Exhibition (Nelson Square, Vancouver)Exhibition of “Tian Tian” artworks, workshops and guided tours.Vancouver, CanadaZuni Icosahedron (Email : info@zuni.org.hk)
1/5/2017Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra “HK Phil Tour 2017” (Concert Hall, Esplanade, Singapore)An orchestral performance by a 100-strong musicians (Conductor: Jaap van Zweden, Violin: Ning Feng) Programme : Fung Lam – Quintessence (Singapore premiere) ; Mozart – Violin Concerto No. 4 ; Mahler – Symphony No. 1.SingaporeHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Singapore, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (Website: www.esplanade.com/events/2017/hong-kong-philharmonic-orchestra)
2/5/2017Hong Kong Fashion Designers Showcase (Hilton Park Lane, London, U.K.)Several young designers from Fashion Farm Foundation will showcase Hong Kong’s creativity, vibrancy and unique culture with a catwalk show featuring a range of outfits and accessories at a Gala Dinner.London, U.K. Hong Kong Executives Club and Chinese Community Centre, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London (Email : general@hketolondon.gov.hk)
3/5/2017London Craft Week : UNFOLD Experimental Wax Batik Workshop (ACE Hotel, London, U.K)Elaine Yan Ling NG holds a workshop which gives an insight into batik on wood and shows how she creates bespoke luxury products which keep heritage craft skills alive.London, U.KLondon Craft Week, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London, Debbie Lo Creativity Foundation, Hong Kong Design Centre and Design Trust (Website : http://www.londoncraftweek.com/ ; http://www.londoncraftweek.com/events/unfold-experimental-wax-batik-workshop)
3/5/2017 - 5/5/2017London Craft Week : Exhibition by Fashion Farm Foundation (Asia House, London, U.K.)London Craft Week will for the first time host special events featuring Hong Kong design and fashion. Fashion Farm Foundation is bringing three emerging designer makers from Hong Kong to present their design and craftsmanship through an exhibition at Asia House.London, U.K.London Craft Week, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London, Fashion Farm Foundation, Debbie Lo Creativity Foundation, Hong Kong Design Centre, Design Trust, Cathay Pacific Airways and Dorsett Hospitality International. (Website : http://www.londoncraftweek.com/ ; http://www.londoncraftweek.com/events/fashion-farm-foundation-emerging-hong-kong-designer-makers ; http://www.londoncraftweek.com/events/celebration-of-hong-kong-creativity-and-craftsmanship)
3/5/2017 - 9/5/201720A Exhibition in 5th Jakarta Marketing WeekOne-week exhibition with video, photos and prized games to promote HK tourism and trade.Jakarta, IndonesiaMarkPlus, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Jakarta (Email : hketo_jkt@hketojakarta.gov.hk)
4/5/2017Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and Jaap van Zweden (The Arts Centre, Melbourne)Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra’s Australian Premiere to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR.Melbourne, AustraliaHong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (Website : http://hkphil.com.au/)
5/5/2017Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and Jaap van Zweden (Sydney Opera House)Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra’s Australian Premiere to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR.Sydney, AustraliaHong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (http://hkphil.com.au/)
6/5/2017 - 7/5/2017London Craft Week : Elaine Yan Ling NG and Chi Wing LO at SEEDS (London, U.K)Chi Wing LO and Elaine Yan Ling NG will be showing their collection at Seeds Gallery London sharing the theme of Time Travel Translation.London, U.K.London Craft Week, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London, Debbie Lo Creativity Foundation, Hong Kong Design Centre and Design Trust (Website : http://www.londoncraftweek.com/ ; http://www.londoncraftweek.com/events/elaine-yan-ling-ng-and-chi-wing-lo-at-seeds#sthash.xXxWTTWZ.dpbs)
11/5/2017Asian Pop-Up Cinema Film Festival Teddy Robin Tribute Award Night (Chicago)Teddy Robin KWAN from Hong Kong will be presented with Lifetime Achievement Award, and three winners from “Chicago’s Got Cantonese Talent” singing contest will perform at the tribute ceremony.Chicago, USSophia’s Choice, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, New York (Tel : +1(212)752-3320 ; Email : hketony@hketony.gov.hk)
15/5/2017Hong Kong’s Intangible Cultural Heritage Festival - Opening cum international symposium (Crowne Plaza – the City London, U.K.)Hong Kong Intangible Cultural Heritage Festival aims to raise awareness of Hong Kong's intangible cultural heritage via a series of festive events in London. The first event is an international symposium on Hong Kong’s intangible cultural heritage with the theme "Dragon Boat Festival""."London, U.K.Ming Ai (London) Institute, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London (Email : general@hketolondon.gov.hk), the Hong Kong’s Intangible Culture Heritage Office, Lee Kum Kee (Europe) Ltd., Crowne Plaza – the City and British Airways
23/5/201720th Anniversary Business Seminars cum reception (The Estonia Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Tallin, Estonia)A business seminar to promote Hong Kong’s unique strengths under “One Country, Two Systems” and the Belt and Road Initiative. A reception will also be organised to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKRSAR. (Event by invitation only).Tallin, Estonia Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London (Email : general@hketolondon.gov.hk), the Estonia Chamber of Commerce and Industry and InvestHK
24/5/2017Seminar on Belt and Road Initiative (Bangkok, Thailand)The Seminar will highlight the implications of the Belt and Road Initiative for ASEAN, as well as the opportunities brought about by the Initiative.Bangkok, ThailandHong Kong Trade Development Council and Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Singapore (Email : hketo_sin@hketosin.gov.hk )
26/5/2017 - 31/8/2017Constructing Culture – Hong Kong’s West Kowloon Cultural District (Aedes Architecture Forum, Berlin, Germany)An exhibition that features architecture models, information panels and multimedia displays to showcase the creation of a new and vibrant West Kowloon Cultural District in the heart of Hong Kong, drawing upon its connection to the dense urban landscape and the wide open harbourfront with its expansive views of the skyline.Berlin, GermanyAedes Architecture Forum, Berlin (Website : http://www.aedes-arc.de/cms/aedes/en ; Enquiries : Ms Beate Engelhorn, Curator, Tel: +49-30-282 70 15 ; E-mail: be@aedes-arc.de) and Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Berlin (Tel: +49 (0)30 22 66 77 22 8 / Email: cee@hketoberlin.gov.hk)