IIT Institute of Design- Strategy World Tour Hong Kong

IIT Institute of Design-
Strategy World Tour Hong Kong

Visit grassroots mobile companies started by housewives in living rooms that have grown into large-scale logistics enterprises. Tour Seeedstudio, hacker spaces, and the world’s largest electronics market Huaqiangbei in Shenzhen. Meet Victor Lo, chairman of Gold Peak Industries, who is behind the creation of Business of Design Week (BODW) and Asia’s largest design festival. Hear the story of Hotel Icon, a teaching and research hotel built for the School of Hotel and Tourism Management by Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Visit Police Married Quarters (PMQ), built in 1951 and reopened in 2010 as a site for creative industry uses. Discuss the implications of the increasing pace of industry with academics and business leaders at HKDC.

Arrive early to attend Business of Design Week
Chairman of Goldpeak, Victor Lo, invites participants in the Strategy Tour to visit Hong Kong two days early to attend one full day of talks and parties of the Business of Design Week (BODW), Asia’s premier design conference. BODW attracts the world’s most influential design and business leaders. This year’s theme is Barcelona Inspires Design. Guests are also invited on a boat tour of Victoria Harbor the day before the Strategy World Tour events begin.

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