Upcoming Events

AustroCham organizes a range of events from monthly social gatherings "Stammtisch" to topic related Business Luncheons as well as the yearly "Heurigen". Further informationon on the Hong Kong Vienna Opera Ball can be found at


European Pavilion at the 22nd Macao International Trade and Investment Fair (MIF)

The Venetian-Macao-Resort-Hotel, Macao
Dear Members & Friends,

European Pavilion at the 22nd Macao International Trade and Investment Fair (MIF) from 19 to 21 October 2017 at
The Venetian-Macao-Resort-Hotel, Macao.

!APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, 8th September 2017!

Following the successful participation at last year’s edition of the Macao In-ternational Trade and Investment Fair (21st MIF) and from the enthusiastic response to the European Pavilion at the 2017 Macao International Environ-mental Co-operation Forum & Exhibition (MIECF), the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and the Macau European Chamber of Commerce are delighted to co-host a European Pavilion at the 22nd Macao International Trade and Investment Fair (MIF), which will be held at the Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel from 19 to 21 October 2017.

More information on the MIF: european-pavilion-at-the-2017-macao-international-trade-and-investment-fair-mif

They are delighted to invite you to exhibit in the European Pavilion, which will be opened to private companies (exhibiting EU products only), both European Chambers of Commerce in Macau and Hong Kong members.  The MIF will welcome companies from Business, Commerce & Industry, Food and Beverages, Trade, Banking & Finance, Tourism, Transport, Fine Products, Technology, and the Environment to exhibit.

A variety of incentives will be included in their WALK-IN PACKAGES specially offered to our exhibitors in the European Pavilion, which will contain the following: 

• Fully equipped exhibiting space (mini-booth including: fascia board, company name and logo, lighting, power socket, chair, shelf, lockable cabinet/counter for each exhibitor)

• Use of European Pavilion’s reception service, meeting area, store room

• FREE Accommodation in Macao (1 room x 2 nights per exhibitor during the 3-day-fair); Eligible reservation period from 18 - 20 Oct 2017 only. Should there be requests for extra rooms or booking of staying more nights,  special hotel rates are also offered at exhibitor’s own expenses and arrangement (due to a limited quota of hotel room, the reservation is on first-come-first-served basis) ** Hotel arrangement to be confirmed by the Organizer. **Hotel Accommodation/ privileges are only offered to non-Macau resident(s). Please note that the hotel booking confirma¬tion will only be sent out one week before the exhibition

• Invitation to the Opening Ceremony of the European Pavilion

• Participation at the networking event organized by the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and its partners

• Free entrance for seminars

• Business matching service
For more information, please find attached Participation Package and Application Forms for your perusal.

At this initial stage, please give them the following items:

1.         Completed Application Form:

Please fill in the attached “Corporate MIF 2017-European Pavilion Application Form” for your recruited exhibitors; the reservations are on a first-come-first-served basis.

2.         Payment:

Depending on the selected PACKAGE, please arrange the payment according to the information from the attached form by Friday, 8th September, 2017 to ensure booth space reservation.

3.         Company Logo and Biography

Please also email your company logo in high-definition (AI or EPS format) and a short biography of your company/association, of no more than 150 words (for marketing purposes, e.g. show  directory) to by Friday, 8th September, 2017
Once the application is approved by European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, the exhibition fee is non-refundable. No cancellation is allowed. 

All applications are required to send to the Organizer (IPIM) for enrolment before the event; the final offer will be subjected to the decision of IPIM after internal deliberation. All hotel accommodation and booth details will be informed later after the application deadline or in October. Please be patient.

The contact person for registration is Mr. Alfred Tsang,

Thank you and best regards,
Your AustroCham Team

Download Corporate MIF 2017 - European Pavilion Application Form Oct 2017.doc
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AUSTRIA CONNECT Greater China 2017

Shanghai, China
China is on its way to becoming one of the leading innovation hubs of the world! What’s the potential for international companies to get a piece of the pie, especially in the light of initiatives like “Made in China”? What will the big picture look like in 2025 and how is the changing environment affecting international companies in China? These and many more topics will be discussed this year at the largest annual Sino-Austrian networking conference in Greater China!

The next AUSTRIA CONNECT Greater China event will be held from October 26 to October 28, 2017 in Shanghai. They have given this year’s conference the motto “Innovation, Opportunity and Challenge: China in 2025”. They would like to take this opportunity to discuss current trends and future developments in China’s economy with the Austrian Business Community in China. Their expert speakers will focus on topics such as innovation, automation, MC 2025, and China’s new position in the global supply chain. AUSTRIA CONNECT Greater China provides participants and sponsors alike with an excellent communication opportunity and networking platform. 

The event is co-sponsored by go-international (, a shared export-initiative of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy and the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber.  

Take the chance to meet international experts, exchange ideas with fellow business people and talk to their ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA office heads from Greater China!

Registration and information about the event

Learn how to take advantage of China's new economic trends in the field of innovation, automation, research & development and Industry 4.0 from our expert talks, workshops, and networking opportunities.

Register and find out more detailed information about the program on their  website (!

Interested in sponsoring AUSTRIA CONNECT Greater China 2017?

Do join them as a partner and benefit from this perfect opportunity to present your company at the largest Sino-Austrian networking platform in Greater China! Sponsor AUSTRIA CONNECT Greater China in Shanghai and enjoy being in the spotlight with your logo and company name! If you are interested in sponsoring AUSTRIA CONNECT Greater China 2017, please contact them at email: They are happy to provide more information, including details about their attractive sponsor-packages.
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AustroCham Co-host Business Luncheon with the Honourable Mrs. Carrie Lam of the HKSAR Chief Executive

Grand Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Dear Members and Friends,

We are deeply honored that the Chief Executive has accepted our invitation to talk to the Hong Kong Business Community on Tuesday, October 31, 2017.

Participants at this luncheon will be able to hear The Honourable Mrs. Carrie Lam discuss the reasoning behind on her first Policy Address, and learn more about her initiatives and directives for tackling key issues, such as housing, land supply, labour market, the environment and improving Hong Kong’s competitiveness in the year ahead.

@ Grand Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai, Hong Kong on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 12:15 pm to 2:00pm.
** Speech will be conducted in English **

Registration Fee:
AustroCham Members: HK$760     Non-Members: HK$1,050
Corporate Tables (10-12pax) HK$10,400

For registration, please return the attached Registration Form to us after completion by email to ( on or before October 8, 2017.

Please send your crossed cheque payable to “The Austrian Chamber of Commerce” to GPO Box 8031, Central, Hong Kong. 

As place are limited, acceptance is on first-come-first served basis.  Kindly settle your payment before deadline and seat will only be confirmed after receiving your payment.

Cancellation policy : No refund after deadline & no show will be charged unless the event is cancelled by the organizer.

Thank you & best regards
The AustroCham Team

Download Invitation Luncheon 2017 CE CL.pdf
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AustroCham Heurigen 2017 - Pre Sale until October 20, 2017

Dear Members and Friends,

Join “Austrian Gemütlichkeit” at this year’s traditional AustroCham Heurigen, taking place on the front lawn of the dignified Hong Kong Country Club.

Indulge yourself with a classical Heurigen set up which includes best Austrian wine and food as well as a unique atmosphere.

The Vienna Boys Choir Academy Concert Choir will perform some songs to lighten the mood before the opening of the buffet.

You are kindly invited to wearing your “Tracht”
*** Please register with enclosed booking form! ***

Date : November 9, 2017 (Thursday)
Venue : Hong Kong Country Club
(188 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Deep Water Bay, next to Ocean Park)
Time : 6:30 to 11:30pm


Raffle Draw with FIRST PRIZE :

ONE roundtrip Austrian Airlines Economy Class ticket from Hong Kong to Vienna* sponsored by Lufthansa Group.
AustroCham’s partner and preferred Airline Group.
*terms & conditions apply

For all other details please use the enclosed booking form or send us an email.

After receiving the booking confirmation with the exact amount, please send your crossed cheque (payable to: The Austrian Chamber of Commerce) to: GPO BOX 8031, Central, Hong Kong.

Looking forward to seeing you all at the 2017 Heurigen,

with best regards,
Your AustroCham Team

Download AustroCham_Heurigen_2017_Registration_Form PreSale.pdf
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AustroCham Hallstatt Field Trip

Huizhou, China
 Dear Members and Friends,

 We cordially invite you to join our AustroCham Hallstatt Field Trip exclusively arranged by our member Minmetals Land Limited to visit Huizhou and it's Hallstatt development.

Date:     December 9, 2017 (Saturday)

Time:     8:30am to 6:30pm

Temporary Schedule on December 9, 2017 :

1. 8:30am-11:30am : Hong Kong to Hallstatt, China

2. 11:50am-1:20pm :  lunch at Western restaurant

3. 1:30pm-3:00pm : visit Hallstatt development & cultural exchange

4. 3:00pm-3:10pm : gift exchange

5. 3:15pm : Hallstatt, China to Hong Kong


Remarks : For this visit, please check your China Visa validity and Passport validity that should have at least 6 months or more.

Fee for this trip:

Member : HKD 190                     Non-Member : HKD490

(incl. lunch & transportation — round trip)

To register for this event, please complete the attached Form and return to us by e-mail and send a crossed cheque (payable to: THE AUSTRIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE) covering your registration fee to: GPO BOX 8031, Central, Hong Kong on or before December 1, 2017.


Cancellation Policy: No refund after November 20, 2017 and No Shows will be charged the full registration fee.  

Precise travel arrangement and details will be communicated to the participants well in time.

Thank you & best regards,

The AustroCham Team 

Download Invitation Hallstatt 09122017.pdf
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