HKTDC SME Start-up Programme Activities

Workshops and Seminars

Entrepreneur Workshops for Start-ups

Sep 2016
Seminar on Franchising
Sep 2016
Social Commerce - E-tailing on Social Media Platform
Oct 2016
Brand Management Made Easy
Dec 2016
Case Sharing on Starting and Running an Eductaion Centre
Jan 2017
Knowledge on Taxation Before Starting up a Business
Feb 2017
Seminar on Startups
Mar 2017
Handling Common Problems in International Trade
Mar 2017
Seminar on Startups
The above events are subject to change without prior notice. For enquiry, please contact customer hotline at 1830668

New Marketing Trends Workshops

Sep 2016
Essential Things to Observe in Mobile Marketing
Sep 2016
Optimizing Marketing Effectiveness with Data Analysis Tools
Oct 2016
Seminar on Electronics
Oct 2016
WeChat Marketing Skills
Nov 2016
Business Opportunities in the Era of Internet of Things (IoT)
Feb 2017
Search Engine Optimisation - Planning and Analytics
Mar 2017
WeChat Marketing - Business Shortcut to China (Eng)
Mar 2017
Embracing Social Media Trend
Mar 2017
Seminar on Sharing Economy
The above events are subject to change without prior notice. For enquiry, please contact customer hotline at 1830668.

SME Management Workshops

Oct 2016
Motivating Your Employees
Nov 2016
Effective Time Management
Jan 2017
Be A Good Story Teller for Sales (Eng)
The above events are subject to change without prior notice. For enquiry, please contact customer hotline at 1830668.

China Business Workshops

Sep 2016
Updates on China Compulsory Certification (CCC) for Toys and Children's Products - Application Requirements and Procedures
Oct 2016
E-commerce Tax Issues in China
Oct 2016
Seminar on Chinese Mainland Cross-border E-commerce Business
Nov 2016
Tips for Franchising in China (Eng)
Dec 2016
Logistics Arrangements on Cross-border E-Commerce Business
Jan 2017
Seminar on Baby Products
Feb 2017
Seminar on Retailing and Branding in China Market
The above events are subject to change without prior notice. For enquiry, please contact customer hotline at 1830668.

Market Seminars

Sep 2016
Seminar on the Latest Market Opportunities in India
Sep 2016
Seminar on Business Opportunities in the Philippines
Sep 2016
Seminar on “Relocation as a Market Entry Strategy"
The above events are subject to change without prior notice. For enquiry, please contact customer hotline at 1830668.

Belt and Road Workshops

Sep 2016
Belt and Road Opportunities for SMEs (Eng)
Oct 2016
Business Opportunities Under the Belt and Road Initiative
Nov 2016
Belt and Road : Hong Kong’s Financial Services Opportunities
Feb 2017
Belt and Road : Opportunities in Hong Kong’s Construction Industry
The above events are subject to change without prior notice. For enquiry, please contact customer hotline at 1830668.

Exhibition Promotion

Economy Booth Scheme

SME start-ups will be given priority1 to apply for economy booth at the following fairs:

12-15 Sep 2016
Apparel Sourcing, Paris, France
23-26 Sep 2016
SILMO - International Optics and Eyewear Exhibition, Paris, France
26-29 Oct 2016
HKTDC Hong Kong International Building and Hardware Fair
9-11 Nov 2016
HKTDC Hong Kong Optical Fair
10-12 Nov 2016
HKTDC Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair
1-3 Dec 2016
HKTDC InnoDesignTech Expo
1-3 Dec 2016
HKTDC World SME Expo
9-11 Jan 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong International Licensing Show
9-12 Jan 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair
9-12 Jan 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong Baby Products Fair
16-19 Jan 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter
5-8 Feb 2017
ISPO, Munich, Germany
25-27 Feb 2017
MIDO - International Optics, Optometry and Ophthalmology Exhibition, Milan, Italy
13-16 Mar 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong International Film & TV Market (FILMART)
13-16 Mar 2017
Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Pavilion at FILMART
15-17 Mar 2017
Fashion Hong Kong Pavilion at China International Fashion Fair, Shanghai 2017
6-9 Apr 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Spring Edition)
13-16 Apr 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Spring Edition)
20-23 Apr 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong Houseware Fair
20-23 Apr 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong International Home Textiles and Furnishings Fair
27-30 Apr 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair
16-18 May 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair
10-13 Jul 2017
HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer
17-21 Aug 2017
HKTDC Food Expo (Trade Hall only)
1Priority will be given to SMEs established less than 3 years prior to the dates of the respective fairs. All applications must be filed before the application deadlines. Supply of booths is limited, and each company can apply for only one Economy Booth.

hktdc.com Small Orders Product Display

Showcase products in the hktdc.com Small Orders Product Display zone at our Hong Kong trade fairs with designated staff to facilitate buyers for instant online transactions and solicit enquiries. The service will be coupled with year-round promotion on hktdc.com Small Orders (http://smallorders.hktdc.com) to enhance exposure.

Product Display/Catalogue Show

SME start-ups may exhibit at the following fairs or activities in a simpler product display or catalogue show format 2

2-7 Sep 2016
IFA - International Consumer Electronics Fair, Berlin, Germany
7-9 Sep 2016
Tokyo International Gift Show (Autumn Edition), Tokyo, Japan
16-20 Oct 2016
GITEX - Gulf Information Technology Exhibition, Dubai, UAE
10-13 Nov 2016
China International Pet Show, Guangzhou
14-17 Nov 2016
Medica, Dusseldorf, Germany
5-8 Jan 2017
International Consumer Electronics Show, Las Vegas, USA
30 Jan - 2 Feb 2017
Arab Health, Dubai, UAE
18-21 Mar 2017
International Home and Housewares Show, Chicago, USA
20-24 Mar 2017
CeBIT - International Trade Fair for Information Technology, Telecommunications, Software & Services, Hanover, Germany
2 Start-ups with less than 3 years of establishment (counting back from the respective event date) will have the priority to apply in case of oversubscription.

Online Sourcing Package3

(i) Free trial of hktdc.com Online Promotion

  • Free uploading of company information and 3 product photos at www.hktdc.com for one year

(ii) One-year super promotional package HK$2,000 (HK$8,100)

  • Display company information and 20 product photos on English website and enjoy unlimited DIY updating throughout the year
  • Professional amendment of web content to enhance priority listing
  • Conduct online transaction with buyers for products in small quantity from 5 to 1,000 pieces
  • Priority referrals to buyers visiting HKTDC trade fairs
3 Priority will be given to SMEs established less than 3 years prior to the date of their registration for the hktdc.com promotional package.

Enquiries: 1830 668

HKTDC reserves the rights to change above information and events.

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