1 Feb 2012
HKTDC Education & Careers Expo Opens Next Week
More than 700 Exhibitors from 14 Countries/Regions Expected
Teachers and students, as well recent graduates looking for career opportunities and professionals considering career changes or educational enhancement, will take part in the expo.
This year’s expo features five zones: Careers, Creative Education, Local Education, Outside Hong Kong Education (Australia, Canada, the Chinese mainland, Europe and the United States) and Professional Associations and Bodies.
Corporations taking part will include Centaline Financial Services Ltd, the Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Ltd, Hong Kong Dragon Airlines Ltd, Leader Builder and Manulife (International) Ltd. A variety of government departments and professional bodies will also be on hand.
Other highlights include the expo’s four theme days: Study in the Chinese Mainland, Study in Europe, Australian Education Day, and Study in the United States.
More than 60 events, including seminars, workshops, celebrity-sharing sessions and virtual classrooms, will be presented. Professional talks and seminars will spotlight careers ranging from the performing arts and marketing to the beauty, hospitality and airline industries.
In addition, workshops will focus on such areas as CV and cover-letter writing, English for business communication and personality profiling.
Visitors are welcome to visit the expo free of charge.
Please contact the HKTDC's Corporate Communication Department:
Tel: (852) 2584 4216
About the HKTDC
A statutory body established in 1966, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is the international marketing arm for Hong Kong-based traders, manufacturers and service providers. With more than 40 global offices, including 11 on the Chinese mainland, the HKTDC promotes Hong Kong as a platform for doing business with China and throughout Asia. The HKTDC also organises trade fairs and business missions to connect companies with opportunities in Hong Kong and on the mainland, while providing information via trade publications, research reports and online. For more information, please visit: www.hktdc.com