Hong Kong Seminar

HONG KONG - Connecting NZ with the Greater Bay Area

A half day summit

If you’re exporting or importing, this is a business opportunity you simply cannot miss.

Right now, New Zealand businesses have unparalleled opportunities with Hong Kong and the Greater Bay Area*.

Its 70 million consumers represent the safest and most strategic entry point into the massive North Asia market, and an economy actively promoting unimpeded trade and investment with New Zealand.

By attending this half day summit you’ll benefit from the head-start and networking offered by being part of the discussions and fresh relationships being built with Hong Kong – your business’ key to the Greater Bay Area.

Topics will include:

Making New Zealand Greater Bay Ready: New Zealand’s Unleashed Potential

A session focussing on how New Zealand can benefit from the development of the Greater Bay Area.

Hong Kong offers NZ the benefit across many areas of being the most open international city in the Greater Bay Area and plays an important role in its development.

Phil Goff, Mayor of Auckland 
Raymond Fan, Director, HKETO 

Building for Tomorrow, Today: Thinking Infrastructure, Think Hong Kong

Investigating how recent significant road and rail projects are improving connectivity within the Greater Bay Area and benefitting business.

Benjamin Wong, Head of Transport & Industrial, Invest Hong Kong 

A World Connected: Hong Kong as an International and Technology Hub

Hong Kong puts together innovative resources from the Greater Bay Area to promote innovation and technology as well as R&D that boosts competitiveness and creates quality job opportunities.

This session discusses how this international and technology hub can connect New Zealand business with its limitless possibilities.

Graeme Muller,
CEO, NZ Tech
Bonnie Shek, Director (Australia & NZ) HKTDC


Proposed schedule:

Event (Boulevard Room) 11.00am - 5.00pm
half day seminar followed by
Cocktail Networking Event (Marina Terrace)
5.30pm - 7.00pm

  • 11.00am - 12.00pm - Light Lunch and Networking
  • 12.00pm - 2.30pm - Welcome, Introduction, Session One and Session Two
  • 2.30 - 3.15pm - Afternoon Tea
  • 3.15pm - 5.00pm - Session Three, Summary
    and Close

Sponsored by: HKETO SYDNEY

* The Greater Bay Area comprises of the two Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macao, and the nine municipalities in Guangdong Province.


Thursday, 21st March, 2019
11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Boulevard Room, Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour
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