31 May 2023

The 2023 Shandong-Hong Kong-Macau Industry Collaboration and Networking Conference (2023魯港澳産業合作對接交流會) was held on 31st May 2023. The event was organized by the Department of Industry and Information Technology of Shandong Province and the Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao Affairs Office of the Shandong Provincial People's Government (山東省人民政府台港澳事務辦公室). Over ten entities from Shandong, Hong Kong, and Macau co-hosted the conference, including the Innovation, Technology and Industry Bureau of the Government of the HKSAR, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and the Industrial Association of Macau.

Distinguished attendees comprised of Ms. Lillian Cheong, Under Secretary for Innovation, Technology, and Industry Bureau, Mr. Kevin Chan, Regional Director, Northern China of Hong Kong Trade Development Council, Mr. Zhang Haibo, Director General of the Industry and Information Technology Department of Shandong Province, and Ms. Yin Xiaomin, Deputy Director of the Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macao Affairs Office of the Shandong Provincial People's Government, along with over a hundred representatives from the three regions.

During the conference, a total of nine major projects were signed, with a cumulative project value of 9.3 billion yuan. This event served to strengthen the foundation of tripartite cooperation between Shandong, Hong Kong, and Macau, fostering a conducive environment for industrial and economic collaboration. It leveraged the new opportunities presented by Shandong's development in the new era, achieving a broad consensus among all sectors of Hong Kong and Macau. Moreover, the conference facilitated positive outcomes in industrial and talent cooperation between Shandong, Hong Kong, and Macau, spanning the realms of finance, technology, economy, and trade.

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