Eco Expo Asia and the HKTDC Hong Kong International Building & Hardware Fair will open on 28 October at the AsiaWorld-Expo
Continuing through 31 October, the fairs will showcase some of Asia's latest green technologies and building innovations, all in one place.
In its 10th edition, Eco Expo Asia features more than 310 exhibitors from 18 countries and regions. This year will see the debut of the Taiwan Pavilion and the State of Illinois Pavilion from the United States. The fair comprises of seven thematic zones that each address key issues of environmental protection for Asia. Highlighted product zones include Air & Water Quality, Eco-friendly Product, Green Building and Energy Efficiency, Green Transportation and Waste Management & Recycling.
Participants at Eco Expo Asia can take a spin in one of the latest eco-friendly vehicles. Volkswagen's e-Golf, the first pure electric vehicle of the brand, and Nissan's e-NV200 multi-purpose electric commercial van will be available for test drive and ride at AWE's East Lobby Entrance.
Also in its 10th year, the Hong Kong International Building and Hardware Fair will welcome over 160 exhibitors from nine countries and regions. This year's event will showcase an expanded international presence with exhibitors from Greece, Indonesia, Japan, Macau and Singapore joining for the first time. Meanwhile, a group pavilion from Huzhou will lead a strong Chinese mainland presence at the event.
All aspects of the building and hardware industries will be represented through 10 different product zones, including Building & Decorative Hardware Zone, the Indoor Decorative Materials Zone, Green Building Materials Zone, and Building Performance and BIM Zone.
A range of seminars and forums will also be held throughout the event, offering insight into the latest developments in the building and hardware sectors.