Grand Opening

The opening ceremony of Hong Kong News-Expo (HKNE) was officiated by Chief Executive Mrs Carrie Lam on 5 December 2018. More than 200 guests from the media, academia, education, politics, business and the architectural community gathered to witness the establishment of a landmark that is imbued with the collective memories and future vision of Hong Kong people.

(From left) Mr Michael Wong Wai-lun, Secretary for Development; Dr John Chan Cho-chak, Chairman of HKNE; Mrs Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of HKSAR; Ms May Chan Suk-mei, Chairman of Journalism Education Foundation; and Professor Lau Chi-pang, Chairman of the Advisory Committee on Built Heritage Conservation

Officiating guests and Founding donors: (from left) Ms Leonie Ki Man-fung, Non-executive Director of New World Development Company Limited; Dr Rosanna Wong Yick Ming, Steward, The Hong Kong Jockey Club; Dr John Chan Cho-chak; Mrs Carrie Lam; Ms May Chan Suk-mei; Mr Richard Li, Li Ka Shing Foundation; and Mr Augustine Wong, Executive Director, Henderson Land Development Co. Ltd.

Officiating guests and Founding Media Organisations: Mrs Carrie Lam, Dr John Chan Cho-chak, Ms May Chan Suk-mei, Mr Tiong Kiew Chiong, Ming Pao, Mr Gary Liu, South China Morning Post; Mr Keith Kam, The Newspaper Society of Hong Kong; Mr Eric Chan Chou-biu, Hong Kong Economic Times; Mr Siu Sai-wo, Sing Tao News Corporation; Ms Rita Chan, Commercial Radio Hong Kong; Ms Alice Kwok, Hong Kong Economic Journal; and Mr Derek Choi, Now TV

Officiating guests and government officials: Mrs Carrie Lam, Dr John Chan Cho-chak, Ms May Chan Suk-mei, Mr Paul Chan Mo-po, Financial Secretary; Mr Patrick Nip, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs; Mr Joshua Law Chi-kong, Secretary for the Civil Service; Mr Eric Chan Kwok-ki, Director of the Chief Executive's Office; Mr Bernard Chan, Convenor of the Executive Council, Mr Ip Kwok-him, Member of the Executive Council

Officiating guests, Honorary Patrons and Executive Committee of Journalism Education Foundation (JEF)

Officiating guests, Honorary Patrons of JEF and Directors of HKNE

Officiating guests, HKNE Committee Members