Expo Details

Inclement Weather Arrangement

Special Arrangements for Tropical Typhoon & Black Rainstorm Warning

All visitors are requested to note the emergency measures under the following situations. The measures will be implemented should there be a Tropical Typhoon or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal during the Gerontech and Innovation Expo cum Summit 2018

1  Special Arrangements for Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal

(A) Before Opening Hours

  1. If a Pre-No. 8 Special Announcement is issued before 8:00am, the exhibition will remain closed. In the rare situation when a Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 (or above) is issued before 8:00am without a Pre-No. 8 (or above) Special Announcement, the exhibition hall will remain closed.
  2. The exhibition will be re-opened to the public two hours after the Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 is cancelled.

 

(B) During Opening Hours

  1. Once the Hong Kong Observatory issues a Pre-No. 8 Special Announcement, giving advance notice to the public that a Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 will be issued during the exhibition period, the exhibition will be closed in two hours. The Organizer will broadcast such notice immediately. Exhibitors and visitors will be requested to leave the HKCEC as soon as possible
  2. In the rare situation when a Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 (or above) is issued without a Pre-No. 8 (or above) Special Announcement, the exhibition will be closed immediately. The Organizer will broadcast such notice immediately. Exhibitors and visitors will be requested to leave the exhibition venue immediately.

 

2  Special Arrangements for Black Rainstorm Warning Signal

(A) Before Opening Hours 

  1. If a Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is issued before opening hours, the exhibition will be closed until the warning is removed. The exhibition will open within 2 hours of the removal of the Black Rainstorm Warning Signal.
  2. It will remain closed if the warning is cancelled less than 2 hours before the closing time of the day

 

(B) During Opening Hours

  1. If a Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is issued during the exhibition period, the exhibition will remain open. Exhibitors and visitors onsite are recommended to stay in the HKCEC for their own safety.

 

Other Issues

Visitors may contact the Organizer regarding their concerns of the above arrangements