The latest figures from the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) show a total of 1,180 events during fiscal year July 2012 to June 2013. As well as its bread and butter conferences and exhibitions, HKCEC held 92 entertainment and special events, of which 10 were film shows and 34 were concerts.
104 of the 115 exhibitions held in FY2013/13 were recurrent events and 20 recorded double-digit growth in terms of gross exhibition space compared with their previous editions. Conference business remained at the previous year’s level. Among 30 conferences, 22 were international and 11 were new to the HKCEC.
HKCEC recently introduced an enhanced version of its mobile app and launched the ‘Unforgettable Collective Memories at HKCEC’ campaign using an app on HKCEC official Facebook fan page to celebrate HKCEC’s 25th anniversary. The upgraded app, with a Way Finding function and a listing of Today’s Events newly added, is available on iPhone App Store and Google Play for free.