Join us to explore Hong Kong's business and investment opportunities and network with a high-powered delegation from the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office. This FREE reception focuses on the "two-way highway" of rich opportunity for Austin businesses to connect with international delegates and features the latest updates from Hong Kong including initiatives underway to attract enterprises and talent.
This important event is part of GAACC's initiative to connect Austin to international markets in Asia and beyond. Engage with the global community that will be in Austin during SXSW! Meet and network with Hong Kong delegates, our international partners, and our region's brightest business leaders and influencers.
Know Before You Go
- Parking is available for $10 at the Palmer Events Center Parking Garage, located at 900 Barton Springs Road. There are two entrances to the garage, one at Riverside Drive and South First Street near the Long Center’s Circular Drive, and one on Barton Springs Road adjacent to the Palmer Events Center main entrance. Click HERE for detailed directions and parking maps. Click HERE for a PDF map of the Long Center's parking garage and main entrance.
- A primary focus for this event is networking. Bring your business cards!
- The dress code for this event is business casual.
5:00 pm - Registration & Check-In, Networking
5:30 pm - GAACC Introduction & Opening Remarks
5:45 pm - "Next Stop: Hong Kong" Presentation with Ms. Jacko Tsang
6:00 pm - Raffle
6:05 pm - Closing Remarks
6:10-7:00 pm - Networking
THANK YOU to the Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office, San Francisco for supporting this event and helping empower the Greater Austin Asian Chamber of Commerce to bring international awareness directly to our communities.
Established in 1986, the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in San Francisco (HKETOSF) represents the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government in the western part of the United States.
HKETOSF seeks to strengthen and broaden Hong Kong’s economic relations with the 19 western U.S. states by enhancing understanding of the SAR’s free trade policy and its unique advantages as the two-way platform for overseas companies to access the China market and for Chinese companies to go global.
Visit the HKETOSF website for more information.
THANK YOU to the Long Center for the Performing Arts for providing a beautiful and welcoming space for our communities to gather and learn.
For Austinites of every background, the Long Center is the community gathering place that offers the most diverse programming and stunning views of the city, so that together, everyone can experience remarkable live arts and entertainment.
Visit the Long Center website to learn more.
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