Opening Address by Prof. Frank Prestipino, President, ICMS, Australia, 16 April 2014
Opening Address by Prof. XipingTao, President, The Chinese National Federation of UNESCO Clubs and Associations. (The address will be in Chinese but with English Script ),16 April 2014
Welcome Message from the President and the Chairs
Dear Friends and Colleagues
It is our great pleasure to welcome you to ICT2014 /SM2014 --19th Int'l Education and Technology Conference of Web Symposium Consortium! The event is part of HK Government's IT Festival, http://www.itfest.hk. The conference is supported by Office of The Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO) and The Education Bureau, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, The People's Republic of China.
To those of you who are visiting Hong Kong for the first time we congratulate you on an outstanding decision. We know that you will not regret it.
We know that you are going to enjoy the excitement offered by both the conference and the city. If you have extra time please consider one of the great packages offered by our sponsors China travel.
ICT2014/SM2014 will be a truly international event with presenters and participants from a vast range of countries and continents. Where better to hold such an event than in Hong Kong, one of the world’s truly international cities?
The conference will live long in your memory and will affect your thinking and your practice for years to come; it may even change your life both from the content and from the enduring contacts. It will provide fabulous opportunities to reconnect to your social and professional networks and to build upon them.
Whether you are someone who wants the challenge of big ideas; whether you want to draw from practical ideas from workshops; whether you want to meet people with similar interests: the conference has something for you.
And in addition to the intellectual feast don’t forget that there are many culinary delights and social events attached to ICT2014/SM2014 as well as outside in Hong Kong’s rich cultural environment. Yes, Hong Kong has it all!
Please join with us to give a big thank you to all the key people who have made this event possible. We also give a big thank you to the sponsors who have jumped on board this “must have” event.
It is never too late to spread the word to friends and colleagues that ICT2014/SM2014 is the event to attend in 2014.
Now please roll up your sleeves and get involved.