Information

Venue

Academic 3, City University of Hong Kong

How to get to Academic 3 by taking the MTR (subway)

  1. When you get off the MTR, look for Festival Walk exit.
  2. In Festival Walk, on Level LG1, there is a Pedestrian Subway which will lead you to CityU campus.
  3. After walking through the Pedestrian Subway, go down the staircase on your right and follow the directional signs, you will find yourself walking under a covered corridor alongside the garden which will lead you to the University Circle.

Contact Information

oromworkshop@cityu.edu.hk
Department of Management Sciences
7-261, 7/F, Academic 3
Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, HK
Tel: 3442 8644
Fax: 3442 0189

Background Information

About Hong Kong
Hong Kong, which comprises little more than 1,000 square kilometres (400 square miles), has a population of almost 7 million people. It is a dynamic city that blends both east and west, and is full of surprises. (Visit the Hong Kong Tourism Board for further information.)

Climate
It is autumn in Hong Kong from October to December. There are pleasant breezes, plenty of sunshine and comfortable temperatures. Many people regard these as the best months of the year to visit Hong Kong.

Time
Standard time in Hong Kong is 8 hours ahead of GMT.

Currency
The legal tender is the Hong Kong dollar (HK$), which is linked to the US dollar, and trades at around HK$7.8 to US$1.

Map
Please click here for the Hong Kong maps provided by the Hong Kong Tourism Board.

Visit Visa / Entry Permit Requirements

The citizens of a large number of countries are able to visit Hong Kong without a visa. For more information, please refer to Visit Visa / Entry Permit Requirements for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

Hotels

The organizing committee’s official hotel recommendation is the Royal Plaza Hotel.

In addition, you may refer to the following websites for booking alternative hotels:

You may also make use of the search facility of the Hong Kong Tourism Board for arranging accommodation.