Partners & Sponsors

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HKT (SEHK: 6823) is Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider and leading operator in fixed-line, broadband and mobile communication services. It meets the needs of the Hong Kong public and local and international businesses with a wide range of services including local telephony, local data and broadband, international telecommunications, mobile, and other telecommunications businesses such as customer premises equipment sales, outsourcing, consulting, and contact centers.

HKT offers a unique quadruple-play experience in Hong Kong delivering media content on its fixed-line, broadband Internet access and mobile platforms jointly with its parent company, PCCW Limited.

HKT also provides a range of innovative and smart living services beyond connectivity to make the daily lives of customers more convenient, whether they are at home, in the workplace, or on the go.

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FWD spans Hong Kong & Macau, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines and Singapore, offering life insurance across its markets. In Hong Kong, FWD provides general insurance, employee benefits, pension and financial planning services.

FWD is focused on creating fresh customer experiences, with easy-to-understand products, supported by leading digital technologies. Through this customer-led approach, FWD will achieve its vision to become the leading pan-Asian insurer that changes the way people feel about insurance.

In Hong Kong & Macau, FWD has been providing quality services to around 450,000 customers with over 600 staff.

www.fwd.com.hk/en/

swire

Swire Properties develops and manages commercial, retail, hotel and residential properties, with a particular focus on mixed-use developments in prime locations at major mass transportation intersections. Swire Properties is listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong and its investment portfolio in Hong Kong comprises Taikoo Place, Cityplaza and Pacific Place as its core holdings. In addition to Hong Kong, the Company has investments in Mainland China, the United States and Singapore.
www.swireproperties.com

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The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) is a Government-subvented body. Operating 15 offices around the world and representative offices in six different markets, its primary mission is to maximise the social and economic contribution that tourism makes to the community of Hong Kong, and consolidate the city’s position as a world-class destination. The HKTB works closely with the Government, travel industry and other partners to promote Hong Kong worldwide, widen the range of tourism products and elevate service standards, as well as enhance the experiences of visitors during their stay.

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The Tourism Commission was established in May 1999 and is under the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau. It is headed by the Commissioner for Tourism who is tasked to map out Government’s tourism development policy and strategy; to provide a focal point for liaison with the tourism industry and to enhance co-ordination in developing tourism.

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Brand Hong Kong (BrandHK) is a strategic communications programme to promote Hong Kong as “Asia’s world city”.

The concept for BrandHK arose from the need to position Hong Kong as a top international city in the wake of the 1997 establishment of Hong Kong as a Special Administrative Region.

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The Hong Kong Automobile Association (HKAA) is the most recognized and longest established automobile organization formed in Hong Kong and has been in existence since 1918. Affiliated with more than 150 overseas motoring organizations around the world HKAA offers reciprocal services to members.

HKAA is also a member of the FIA (FEDERATION INTERNATIONALE DE L’AUTOMOBILE) & the FIM (FEDERATION INTERNATIONALE DE MOTOCYCLISME). As the ASN (NATIONAL SPORTING AUTHORITY) in Hong Kong, HKAA’s involvement in motorsport began in the 1950s and is the sole Association to issue race competition licenses to members. In addition to this formal role, the Association has been actively involved in the promotion of sporting events, to assist Hong Kong competitors to participate international events in other countries.

As an internationally recognized not-for-profit organization, the HKAA upholds the objectives of serving and protecting our members, serving the community, promoting road safety and motorsports development, and supporting environmental protection.

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DEF Promotions, is the premier combat sports promotion company in Hong Kong. In addition to being the driving force behind professional boxing in Hong Kong, the company is also the representative of Rex “The Wonder Kid” Tso, who has taken professional boxing by storm since his professional debut in September 2011. DEF Promotions organises world-class professional boxing events in Hong Kong in cooperation with world-leading promotional partner Top Rank Boxing.

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FFG is a Hong Kong-based marital arts and fitness company founded in 2012 in Hong Kong and an organizer of international Muay Thai competitions
It provides professional marital arts training courses, as well as numerous types of fitness training.
FFG has over 6,000 members, which 60% are male and 40% are female. There are 4 FFG centers which founded in prime locations with over HKD$50 million investment.

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Founded in 1997, FRD is one of the leading motorsport event organizers, promoters, and race team operators in Greater China and Asia. Headquartered in Hong Kong with operation bases within major circuits in Shanghai, Zhuhai and Chengdu. FRD is the exclusive Renault Sports Technology race promoter for Formula Renault 2.0 and the Clio Cup China Series, a swell as the Official Ford Team in China Touring Car Championship.

Formula Racing Development Limited (FRD) has successfully launched an electric racing car for the world’s first-ever e-Touring Car Challenge to be held on 8 October as a supporting race of 2016 FIA Formula E Hong Kong ePrix.

www.frdsports.com/

klm

Supporting Racing Car Parade Partner
Ever since it was first founded in Hong Kong in the early 1980s, with more than 20 subsidiaries, Kam Lung Motor Group is focused primarily on Macau, Hong Kong & China market. As one of the largest automotive groups in China, the Group owns certified premium automotive dealerships associated with brands like Audi, Bentley, Lamborghini, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and Volkswagen.
One of the aspects unique to Kam Lung Motor Group’s brand image is its intimate relationship with motorsport culture. After winning 1st runner-up in the 2012 Audi R8 LMS Cup, Kam Lung Racing went on to garner 12 dealer trophies, ultimately win the team and dealer trophies for the year in 2013. In 2015, Kam Lung Racing joined the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia as a dealer team and won the annual champion. And in 2016, Kam Lung Racing Team is occupying the first place in the rank!
Facebook of Kam Lung Motor Group: https://www.facebook.com/KamLungMotorGroup/

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Hailing from Singapore and going into its 16th edition this year, ZoukOut has grown to become Asia’s definitive dance music festival. Live Edition by ZoukOut is the festival’s newest offering with the signature Zouk VIP style and service will be provided, making this event the first of its kind in Hong Kong.

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Official Beer Sponsor
Blue Girl®Beer was first brewed in Bremen, Germany in the 19th century. Since then, the beer had been imported to Qingdao, PRC and laid foundation for the brand to serve drinkers all around the world. In 1906, Blue Girl®Beer was acquired by Jebsen & Co. Ltd. and gradually introduced into Hong Kong, Mainland China and Taiwan with strong commitment to the time-honoured traditions and meticulous standards. Nowadays, Blue Girl®Beer as a leading premium beer brand in Hong Kong continues to deliver superior quality, while retaining its age-old German brewing know-how and original taste
that meet the needs of beer drinkers.

canon

Official Imaging Partner
Canon Inc. (TSE:7751 / NYSE:CAJ) was founded in 1937 in Japan. Its predecessor, Precision Optical Instruments Laboratory, produced Japan’s first 35 mm focal-plane-shutter camera “Kwanon” in 1934. Canon Inc. eventually expanded into the photocopying and printing industries, launching Japan’s first plain-paper copier NP-1100 in 1970 and the world’s first inkjet printer BJ-80 in 1985. Through the years, Canon Inc. has acquired in-depth experience in digital imaging product manufacturing, and research and development. It is a leader in the development of innovative products and holds the most technology patents in the imaging industry. Canon Inc. also makes a significant contribution to the promotion of photography. Today, Canon Inc. has a strong global presence and is one of the most important market players in the imaging, office and industrial product categories. As of 31 December 2015, Canon’s global revenue was US$31.4 billion.

One of the company’s first offices in Asia, Canon Hongkong Co., Ltd. (CHK) was established in 1971. It is responsible for the sales, marketing and after-sales services for all Canon product lines in Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR, Taiwan, the Philippines and Mongolia. CHK adheres to Canon’s corporate philosophy of “kyosei”, which encourages the company and its staff to participate in social, charitable and environmental activities in the community. CHK implements internationally-recognized management systems and has achieved ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 certification. For more information about Canon Hongkong, please visit our website: www.canon.com.hk.

coca-cola

Official Soft Drinks
The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the world’s largest beverage company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still brands and more than 3,800 beverage choices. Led by Coca-Cola, one of the world’s most valuable and recognizable brands, our company’s portfolio features 20 billion-dollar brands, 18 of which are available in reduced-, low- or no-calorie options. Our billion-dollar brands include Diet Coke, Coca-Cola Zero, Fanta, Sprite, Dasani, vitaminwater, Powerade, Minute Maid, Simply, Del Valle, Georgia and Gold Peak. Through the world’s largest beverage distribution system, we are the No. 1 provider of both sparkling and still beverages. More than 1.9 billion servings of our beverages are enjoyed by consumers in more than 200 countries each day. With an enduring commitment to building sustainable communities, our company is focused on initiatives that reduce our environmental footprint, create a safe, inclusive work environment for our associates, and enhance the economic development of the communities where we operate. Together with our bottling partners, we rank among the world’s top 10 private employers with more than 700,000 system associates.

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Official Pay TV Broadcaster
FNG Sports network includes FOX Sports and FOX Sports 2, the channels which deliver some of the most compelling LIVE sport events from around the world, including the flagship sports news show FOX Sports Central; FOX Sports 3, for fans of adrenaline-pumping sports action; FOX Sports News the first 24/7 sports news channel dedicated to Asian sports fans; FOX Sports Play, the broadband network providing LIVE and on-demand sports properties and additional exclusive content; and www.foxsportsasia.com, the online destination for comprehensive sports content.

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Official Energy Partner
HK Electric has been powering Hong Kong for more than 120 years, providing an affordable, safe, reliable and clean electricity supply to more than 570,000 customers on Hong Kong and Lamma Islands. It has maintained a world-class supply reliability rating of more than 99.999% every year since 1997. Committed to the sustainable development of Hong Kong, HK Electric is keen to harness renewable energy and support the Government in promoting the wider use of electric vehicles (EVs) to curb roadside emissions. The Company operates a fleet of more than 100 EVs and provides free charging at designated charging stations. For more information, please visit our website www.hkelectric.com

kerry-wines

Official Wine Sponsor
Kerry Wines is the Kerry Group’s specialist wine company catering for the needs of private, and trade customers in the Greater China region. We are passionate wine lovers who aim to make quality wines accessible, and easy to understand.

We would like help guide you through the elaborate and often complicated world of wines. Think of us as a friendly guide who will listen and make recommendations based on your needs and preferences. No matter the level of your wine knowledge we are confident that our informed recommendations will always delight, whether it be for a steady, well-known wine label or for a lesser known, small batch production label; help in selecting for your special occasion or a recommendation for “an every day wine”.

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Lan Kwai Fong Group
Lan Kwai Fong Group is a dynamic company involved in diverse sectors in Hong Kong as well as major cities in Mainland China & throughout Asia. The core of the business involves property acquisition, development, operations and management for commercial leisure & entertainment use and has recently expanded its business to develop LKFtv. The Group’s ventures in Hong Kong, Mainland China and Thailand include Lan Kwai Fong Chengdu, California Tower, Lan Kwai Fong Wuxi in Taihu New City, Shanghai Dream Center, and Andara Resort & Villas.
www.LKFGroup.com

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metta

Official Innovation Partner
Mettā is a global collective of entrepreneurs, start-ups, corporates, and investors, with a shared belief in innovation through collaboration. Mettā connects Members within the community in an efficient, targeted manner to be catalysts for new groundbreaking businesses and ideas to flourish. We call this crowd innovation; the sharing economy of the future. We connect our innovators through daily Metta-hosted events, our unique custom-built digital connection platform, and our beautiful, physical networking spaces.

As a superconnector platform, we recently launched our mission in the original superconnector city of the world: Hong Kong. With a global agenda, we are building communities in different cities and ecosystems to bring innovators together to discuss challenges and create solutions to some of the world’s biggest problems. Our next location, Nairobi, Kenya will open its doors in September 2016.

maker-bay

Official Education Partner
MakerBay is the first large-scale makerspace in Hong Kong dedicated for the innovative and creative community in Hong Kong and the region. At MakerBay, you can work with wood, metal, robotics, electronics, CNC milling, laser cutting, 3D printing, biology, chemistry, textile, etc.

You can come to learn new skills in our classes or participate in exciting events, develop your invention or grow your business, or use our wide range of services, from consulting to digital fabrication. Whether you are a scientist, an engineer, a designer, an artist, beginner or expert, MakerBay is a magical place where you can make (almost) anything!

MakerBay is the first makerspace in the region to be focusing on maker education and promoting the use of technology and innovation for social and environmental impact.

As the education partner of Formula E Hong Kong, we are inventing and building an electric vehicle of the future with the youth in Hong Kong to raise awareness about the importance of electric vehicles, especially on the energy efficiency and environmental aspects during the racing weekend in October. We are building an electric vehicle at MakerBay over the summer to be displayed at the MakerBay booth in the Formula E eVillage.”

About MakerBay: www.makerbay.org
Daily update of the EV Lab: http://docs.makerbay.org/projects/electric-vehicle-lab/r-d

monster-energy

Official Energy Drink Sponsor
Based in Corona, California, Monster Energy is the leading marketer and distributor of energy drinks and alternative beverages.
Refusing to acknowledge the traditional, Monster Energy supports the scene and sport. Whether motocross, off-road, NASCAR, MMA, BMX, surf, snowboard, ski, skateboard, or the rock and roll lifestyle, Monster Energy is a brand that believes in authenticity and the core of what its sports, athletes and musicians represent. More than a drink, it’s the way of life lived by athletes, sports, bands, believers and fans.
www.monsterenergy.com

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Official Simulator Partner
ProRacing Simulation and Training Center is a place for people to come and experience how it would be like sitting behind the wheel of a real racing car. You can race your hearts out within this safe environment without risking your own and other’s people’s lives. Our machines simulate almost all movements that a race car would behave in real situations, from vibrating seat, g-force stimulators, traction loss, force react braking pedals, real race car steering wheels with force feedbacks and more. This could be the closest experience you can get from anywhere in Hong Kong.

rtm

Official Merchandise Partner
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RT Management is an all-round Branding Consultancy for designers, artists and brand owners. We believe that art and business complement each other. With a highly experienced team, we deliver quality, innovative and distinctive brand image services that create true value for your business.

roadshow

The Group is principally engaged in the provision of media sales and design services and production of advertisements for Multi-media On-Board (“MMOB” or “BUS-TV”), transit vehicle exteriors and interiors, online portal, mobile apps, shelters and outdoor signage advertising businesses. The Group is also engaged in the provision of integrated marketing services covering these advertising platforms.

RoadShow offers a network of advertising sales platform and sales expertise to help you market your products and services to reach a mass audience through an effective advertising medium while delivering high quality programmes and infotainment for passengers everyday. With high market penetration in the transit vehicle market, RoadShow is one of the leaders in out-of-home media in Hong Kong.

signal8

Official Security Partner
Signal 8 Security was established in 1992 to provide Specialised Security, Risk Mitigation and Close Protection services throughout Asia. We are a global company headquartered in Hong Kong with over 20 years experience. We at Signal 8 Security are dedicated to ensuring client satisfaction by providing high quality professional security services. Our commitment is based on decades of experience and the utmost in professional and ethical standards.

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Official AV Partner
Pop, rock, jazz, heavy metal, classical, country, opera, folk, hip-hop, ethnic, funk, R&B, dance, – there is a wealth of music styles, but no matter which genre, all music is a natural form of expression reflecting our passions and our dreams.

We, at Tom Lee Music, believe that in a world where time flies and pressure is inherent, music is a natural stress reliever. It refreshes the soul and nourishes the well-being. Music is for everyone.

Tom Lee Music is dedicated to bringing the benefits of music to the community. This was our purpose when the company was established in 1953, and is our commitment as we move into the future. Tom Lee Music began with its first retail shop in Hong Kong, and today we have outlets across the territory, in the People’s Republic of China, and in Canada.

Located at Cameron Lane, Tsimshatsui in Hong Kong, Tom Lee Music Main Showroom is the largest musical instrument store in South East Asia, with the widest range of products as well as the most comprehensive services to support the music industry. In fact, nobody puts more into music.

http://www.tomleemusic.com.hk/

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Official Travel Agency
Established in 1973, Westminster Travel Limited (“Westminster” or “Group”) is one of Hong Kong’s leading travel agencies.

The Group employs more than 700 staffs and has offices throughout Hong Kong, Mainland China, Macau, Taiwan and Singapore. Westminster’s activities extend to all areas of the travel industry including corporate travel, wholesale, destination management, leisure packages, conference and incentive, hotels, cruises and air tickets reservation, inbound and outbound tour, and representation. Our business can be categorized into three segments: (i) Corporate travel segment, (ii) Wholesale segment, and (iii) Leisure travel segment.

http://www.westminstertravel.com/hk/