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Great British Design - Hong Kong 2019


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Join us on our roadshow as we embark on the journey to Hong Kong’s Business of Design Week (BODW) 2019. We are looking for exceptional UK designers, design companies and education institutions to be a part of this showcase.

About BODW

The Business of Design Week is Asia’s leading annual event on design, innovation and brands. The event attracts over 80 international speakers, 200 media attendees and over 120,000 participants and will provide a key platform to promote UK creativity in Asia.

As BODW’s Partner Country for 2019, the UK will showcase the best of British design and demonstrate our leadership in creative thinking and design management.

Who should attend ?

BODW will be an opportunity for ready-to-export companies who are involved in small manufacturing, architecture, experience economy, creative and design sectors to name a few, interested in attending the Business of Design Week from 2nd to 7th December 2019.

Delegates will benefit from:

- Market business specialist panellists,
- Focused networking opportunities,
- Showcase opportunities at pop-up venues and satellite events
- Access to regional buyers and distributors

Find out about the present and future opportunities in the design and creative sectors in Hong Kong, Macau and Mainland China’s Greater Bay Area and how your company can benefit from BODW.


ROOM & BUILDING: Building 4, Room 011 in the School of Design Building 

LINK TO CAMPUS MAP, BUILDING 4https://northumbria-cdn.azureedge.net/-/media/corporate-website/new-sitecore-gallery/services/campus-services/documents/campus-maps/city-campus-map.pdf?modified=20181020060204

DIRECTIONS TO NORTHUMBRIA -  https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/study-at-northumbria/visit-northumbria/directions-to-northumbria/

TRAVEL INSTRUCTIONS: The nearest metro is Manors, but there are some parking spaces on the street (pay at meter) on Falconar Street or a car park at Ellison Place (12) but the nearest multi storey car park is Manors (20) or Quayside multi storey (27), numbers are references on this map https://www.newcastle.gov.uk/sites/default/files/wwwfileroot/parking-roads-and-transport/parking_map_and_list_30.03.16.pdf




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Friday, 15 March 2019
08:15 - 08:30Registration with tea/coffee and bacon rolls
08:30 - 08:35Welcome
08:35 - 09:00Opportunities in the creative sector in HK & Macau
09:00 - 09:30The Great British Design Campaign HK 2019 and why you should join us
09:30 - 10:00Export Champion discusses how visiting an overseas market has helped with their export success
10:00 - 10:15Overview of the DIT offer
10:15 - 10:30Question & Answer Session
10:30 - 10:30Event Close
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Northumbria School of Design
Northumbria University
City Campus East
Newcastle upon Tyne