"Think Asia, Think Hong Kong" is a mega international promotion, organized by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) to highlight Hong Kong’s pivotal role in connecting Asia’s vibrant and expanding markets to the rest of the world.
The HKTDC is delighted to bring “Think Asia, Think Hong Kong” to Los Angeles, United States for the second time, backed by 21 Hong Kong partners from the realms of business and finance, the creative industries, professional services, tourism and technology. We also welcome the contribution of more than 100 US entities as supporting organizations.
The program includes a main symposium and panel discussions on a range of topical issues, including Hong Kong’s advantages for starting a business in Asia, dispute resolution, fintech development, and healthcare innovations. The event will also address topics such as the acceleration in smart living, developments in digital entertainment, the integration of design technology and business strategy, and Hong Kong’s strength as a professional services provider in the financial services sector.
Around 100 Hong Kong government officials and business leaders representing sectors such as financial and professional services, the design and creative industries, and innovation and technology are taking part in the event. US companies can receive free on-site advice from Hong Kong services providers. In addition, delegates from Hong Kong’s technology and design sectors will explore business partnership opportunities with their US counterparts. Start-ups and mentors from Hong Kong showcased at the InnoVenture Salon are also ready to network with US entrepreneurs and the broader business community.
"Think Asia, Think Hong Kong" offers useful intelligence on the latest industry trends and market potential, while highlighting the advantages available for US enterprises looking to utilize Hong Kong as a springboard to tap into business opportunities in Asia.
In 2018, the US was Hong Kong’s second-largest trading partner, with bilateral trade valued at more than US$75 billion. Over 1,300 US companies has set up in Hong Kong while 290 of them have their regional headquarters in Hong Kong, including leading American brands in key sectors such as fashion, financial services, ICT and logistics services, aiming to leverage the city’s strategic location and sound fundamentals as the world’s freest economy to expand their global business.
If you are thinking of doing business in Asia, think Hong Kong as your priority partner for success.