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  HOFEX 2017Prowine
8 - 11 MAY 2017
HONG KONG CONVENTION &
EXHIBITION CENTRE
 
 
REGISTRATION MEAT BAKERY COFFEE PROWINE
     
     
 
Acting Financial Secretary of Hong Kong SAR Government Officiated HOFEX 2017!
 
     
     
  Acting Financial Secretary of Hong Kong SAR Government Officiated HOFEX 2017! 

 
     
 
Professor K C Chan, GBS, JP, Acting Financial Secretary of Hong Kong SAR Government, has officiated HOFEX 2017 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre this morning. Celebrating the 30th Anniversary edition, the opening ceremony greeted with special guest, The First Lady of HKSAR, Mrs. Regina Leung, also the Founder and Patron of Food For Good, Consul Generals and Trade Commissioners from over 10 countries, industry associations, overseas buyers delegations and other industry professionals.

Other than the Guest of Honour and Special Guest, on stage we also have notable guests:
  • Mr. Anthony Lau, Executive Director of Hong Kong Tourism Board;
  • Mr. Shaun Campbell, Chairman of Hong Kong Hotels Association;
  • Mr. Kuninori Matsuda, Consul General, Consulate General of Japan in Hong Kong;
  • Mr. Thomas Hodges, Acting Consul General of the United States of America to Hong Kong and Macau;
  • Ms. Frances Moffett-Kouadio, Trade Commissioner, Department for International Trade, British Consulate General Hong Kong;
  • Mr. Michael Degen, Executive Director, Messe Dusseldorf GmbH;
  • Mr. Daniel Cheung, General Manager, UBM HKES.
VIPs toured around the fairground afterwards to meet with HOFEX 2017 Partner Countries: Japan, US and UK, and also made a visit to the Sweden Pavilion to learn about the latest market trends and local food specialties, especially keen on healthy eats and advanced equipment at the show.
 
     
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Hong Kong International Culinary Classic 2017 was officiated by Mrs. Regina Leung, Founder and Patron of Food For Good
 
     
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Right after the VIP tour held the 2nd celebration of the day – the Hong Kong International Culinary Classic (HKICC) 2017 Opening Ceremony. With more than 900 chefs and industry Guest-of-Honour, Mrs. Regina Leung officiated the competition with our ritual – hitting the gong! All the amazing cooking and culinary competitions will be held here, come join us!
 
     
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Highlighted Foodservice Equipment and Supplies Products
 
     
 
There are a series of innovative equipment and catering & hospitality supplies this year. Take a look at some of the highlighted products:
 
     
  bakery and confectionery products  
     
 
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Today’s Event Highlights
 
     
      HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL CULINARY CLASSIC (HKICC) 2017
HALL 1A   
8:45 – 19:30
Event Type: Culinary Competition
 
         
 

 

 

  ASIAN CATERING EQUIPMENT (ACE) AWARDS
HALL 1A   
16:00 – 16:45
Event Type: Ceremony and Cocktail Reception

EXHIBITOR’S FORUM
HALL 1E and HALL 3B
10:45 – 18:30
Event Type: Forums hosted by Exhibitors
Click Here to See Full Schedule

PARTNER COUNTRY – JAPAN EVENTS
EVENT 3C, HALL 3C
12:30 - 16:40
Click Here to See Full Schedule
 
         
      ALLWORLD OPEN CUP – PRESENTED BY BOLS
HALL 3D CONCOURSE
10:30 – 18:30
Event Type: Cocktail Competition
 
         
      ICEX- THE 5TH SPANISH HAM SLICING COMPETITION
HALL 3G
14:30 – 17:30
Event Type: Ham Slicing Competition

MEAT EVENTS
HALL 3G
11:00 – 17:00
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      MIXED BARISTA ARTS
HALL 5G
11:00 – 17:30
Event Type: Barista Competition
 
     
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ProWine Asia Wine Forum
 
     
 
    WINE FORUM @ HALL 5D       TASTING ROOM @ HALL 5E CONCOURSE  
 
     
 
10:45 – 11:45
HOW DO I JUDGE WINE QUALITY?
Ms. Jancis Robinson, OBE, MW
15:15 – 16:15
UNIQUE WINES FOR SPECIAL OCCASION
Ms. Jennie Mack, Managing Director and Senior Wine Educator, AWSEC, Wines of Portugal
12:15 – 13:15
WINES FROM SPAIN I
Ms. Jennie Mack, Managing Director & Senior Wine Educator and Ms. Corinne Mui, Chief Operating Officer & Senior Wine Educator, AWSEC
16:45 – 18:15
ASIA WINE SUMMIT
TALK TO ME – MARKETING BY GENDER: DOES IT WORK IN ASIA?
Ms. Debra Meiburg, MW
13:45 – 14:45
UNDER-APPRECIATED GRAPE VARIETIES
Ms. Jancis Robinson, OBE, MW
13:15 – 14:15
DISCOVER THE SPARKLING WINES OF ITALY!
Mr. J.C. Viens, Deputy Editor Spirito diVino Asia
16:15 – 17:15
HIGHLAND PARK MASTERCLASSES – SAVOUR THE AWARD WINNING SINGLE MALT WITH VIKING ROOT
Mr. Ron Taylor, Edrington Hong Kong Ltd.
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Preview Our Highlighted Product
 
     
     
 
SEE YOU FROM 8 - 11 MAY

HOFEX pre-registration is already closed. Interested buyers please bring along business cards to complete onsite registration. Don’t miss your chance to meet with 2,500 international exhibiting companies from 72 countries and regions, and 45 national pavilions to source from 80% new to Asia’s products.
 
     
     
 
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  Invest Hong Kong Hong Kong Tourism Board Meetings and Exhibitions Hong Kong Hong Kong Hotels Association The Hong Kong Chefs Association  
             
  Invest Hong Kong Hong Kong Tourism Board Meetings and Exhibitions Hong Kong Hong Kong Hotels Association The Hong Kong Chefs Association  


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