HKDA Design Entrepreneurship Series: 27 Oct (Sat)
“Creating a Chinese Lifestyle International Brand from Hong Kong”
Speaker: Christopher Lin,
President of JIA Inc.
Invitation from Elaine Ann, Vice Chairman of HKDA (Hong Kong Designers’ Association
When you think about designs from Germany, Italy or from Japan, there is a very distinct design language that makes it unique to that culture. Should designs from Hong Kong have a cultural style? And how should HK designs find its own positioning in the international scene?
Dear Fellow CanCham Entrepreneurs,
Come and learn about how JIA – a company started in HK only 5 years ago, manage to now sell their house-ware branded products worldwide in 40 countries including in Lane Crawford and the new Eslite! http://www.jia-inc.com/home/?lang=en
Here is where you Register: http://www.hongkongda.com/DesignEntrepreneurshipseminars/HKDA_registration_form.html
About JIA: JIA Inc. was established in Hong Kong in 2007 by Taiwan-born entrepreneur Christopher Lin. As a lifestyle concept brand designing home ware, JIA works with an international conglomerate of designers that draws inspirations from Chinese sources, reinterpreting Chinese culture.
Date: 27 Oct 2012 (Sat) Time: 2-5 pm
2-2:30pm: Registration 2:30-3:30pm: Interview format 3:30-4pm: Q&A 4-5pm: Networking
Venue: The CoCoon,
3/F, Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
Fees: HKDA Members HK$100, Non-members HK$200** (FREE if join as Affiliate Member)