From DTC to GBA forum I

Events 2019-03-19
Hong Kong

Since 2005, FHKDA has been dedicated to promoting cooperation and development in the design industry between Shenzhen and Hong Kong. In 2017, the Zetta-Bridge Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Design & Creative Industry Park project was launched in Shenzhen, marking closer cooperation between the two sides.

By integrating into the Belt and Road Initiative, the Greater Bay Area will bring great opportunities to Hong Kong with the development of the HK/SZ Creative Hub in Qianhai. The forum is going to share the prospect of Greater Bay Area and planning of Zetta-Bridge (HK/SZ Creative Hub), a series of programmes for different sectors in design industries for twin cities and stories on starting up design business in mainland will be shared in the forum, followed by a panel discussion on the opportunities for greater synergies.

Forum details :
Date :19 March 2019 (Tue)

Time :Registration starts at 14:30  | Forum starts at 15:00 
Venue :The Garage, G/F, D2 Place TWO 
15 Cheung Chun Street, Lai Chi Kok, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Language : Cantonese 



14:30 - 15:00   Reception / Registration 

15:00 - 15:03   Opening Remarks 
Mr. Victor Tsang - Head of Create Hong Kong

15:03 - 15:23  About development of Qianhai under the new policies 
Mr. Freeman Lau - Secretary General of The Hong Kong Federation of Design Associations 

15:23 - 15:43  A professional platform to connect HK & SZ Designers to start up business in China
Ms. Grace Lau
 - General Manager of Zetta Bridge

15:43 - 16:03  Hong Kong - Mainland Creative Initiative 2019 
Ms. Emily Ng - Project Director of The Hong Kong Federation of Design Associations

16:03 - 16:33  Experience sharing on design business in Mainland 
Mr. Hong Ko - Partner, KL&K Creative

16:33 - 17:03  Experience sharing on dFromesign business in Mainland 
Mr. Jacky Chu - Founder and Director of Taproot Studio Limited

17:03 - 17:40  Panel Discussion 
I. Introduction of Fashion Farm Foundation project by Prof. Alvin Yip 
Moderator: Prof. Alvin Yip (Board member, Fashion Farm Foundation) 
II. Topic: Opportunities arising from the development of the HK/SZ Creative Hub in Qianhai
Speakers: Mr. Freeman Lau, Ms. Grace Lau, Mr. James Chu,Mr. Hong Ko, Mr. Jacky Chu

  • Graphic Design
  • Forum
  • Product Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Multimedia
  • Interior Design
  • Spatial Design
  • Culture
  • Creative Industry
  • Social Innovation
  • Art & Design Education