HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 18, 2023–
The Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) is taking its “Talent Game on 2K23” talent program to another level with its finale – “Gamified Career Journey in Live” event, as well as the official launch of Hong Kong’s biggest innovation Kick-off and Technology (I&T) Career Expo. The simultaneous events mark a high point in HKSTP’s commitment to making Hong Kong a leading hub for global tech talent.
This press release contains multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230318005064/en/
From today until 17 April, Hong Kong I&T Careers Expo 2023 offers 2,500+ jobs from over 250 companies to local and overseas talent from all backgrounds and disciplines. (Graphic: Business Wire)
Ms Fanny Wong, Head of Talent and Human Resources, HKSTP, said: “Hong Kong is truly back on the world stage with the return of major international events and the revival of economic activity, making it the perfect moment for our I&T sector Shining. HKSTP is reaching out to the global I&T community more than ever, attracting more young talent and tech companies to our city. With live events and the co-launch of Gamified Career Journeys at I&T Careers Expo 2023 , we are showcasing I&T career opportunities for both technical and non-technical talents, which is proof that HKSTP and Hong Kong are now open to all.
The “Gamified Career Journey in Live” event continues from the first Talent Quest online challenge and takes participants to an interactive physical experience. Over 500 participants embarked on an extensive career discovery journey, showcasing how I&T can be a diverse and rewarding career path for people from all backgrounds and disciplines.
Participants can connect face-to-face and be inspired by innovators from park companies including flight simulation technology provider, Aeroism, and food upcycling startup Brer. Experts from Microsoft were also present to talk about the hot topics of Open AI and JobsDB presented an outlook on I&T career and salary trends.
The in-person gamified event also kicked off the Hong Kong I&T Career Expo 2023, the city’s biggest tech career fair. Like last year, this year is also going virtual to reach a larger global audience and prove how Hong Kong is back in the eyes of the global tech community. Running from March 18 to April 17, the expo provides job seekers, young talents, fresh graduates and university students with access to over 2,500 I&T job opportunities from over 250 companies in the hottest tech areas of AI and Data, Biotech Provides one-click processing. , fintech, and robotics, among others.
Both Gamified Career Journey in Live’ and Hong Kong I&T Career Expo 2023 are part of HKSTP’s ‘Talent Game On 2K23’ program, which debuted in mid-February with its Talent Quest online game, which attracted over 100,000 players. did and 2,000 registered. job seekers. The Talent Game On 2K23 represents a major success in HKSTP’s annual talent drive and is furthering the citywide mission to develop local talent and attract global talent to the city’s I&T talent pool.
for more information:
I&T Career Expo 2023: https://stp.hk/3YUktI3
Key Figures and Highlights of Hong Kong I&T Career Expo 2023:
- 2,500+ job opportunities (InnoHK: 542; INNOPARK: 131)
- 250+ tech companies participating
- 70%+ open jobs for overseas and Greater Bay Area talent
- 55%+ companies with GBA or overseas offices
- 80%+ jobs in technology and R&D sectors
- 60%+ jobs at entry level, 25%+ at intermediate level
- 65%+ jobs for graduate holders, 8%+ jobs for doctorate holders
About Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation
The Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) has been committed to building Hong Kong as an international innovation and technology hub for more than 20 years, fostering the success of today and tomorrow for local and global pioneers. HKSTP has established a flourishing I&T ecosystem that is home to two unicorns and Hong Kong’s leading R&D hub with over 12,000 research professionals and over 1,200 technology companies focusing on healthtech, AI and robotics, fintech and smart city technologies are concentrated.
Established in 2001, we attract and nurture talent, accelerate and commercialize innovation and technology for entrepreneurs in Hong Kong, the Greater Bay Area, Asia and beyond. Our growing innovation ecosystem is built around our flagship locations of Hong Kong Science Park in Shatin, InnoCenter in Kowloon Tong and three modern InnoParks in Tai Po, Tseung Kwan O and Yuen Long. All three INNOPARK are realizing the new industrialization vision for Hong Kong. Targets Sectors such as advanced manufacturing, electronics and biotechnology are being reimagined for new generation industry.
Through our infrastructure, services, expertise and network of partnerships, HKSTP will help establish innovation and technology as a pillar of Hong Kong’s development, while at the heart of the GBA innovation powerhouse Hong Kong as a launchpad for global growth Will strengthen the position of International I&T Hub of ,
More information about HKSTP is available at www.hkstp.org.
View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230318005064/en/
Contact: Media Contact:
Hong Kong Science and Technology Park Corporation
Tel: +852 2629 2327
Email:[email protected] Ma
Tel: +852 2629 7032
Email: [email protected] Public Relations
Tel: +852 3756 8632/6347 2009
Email: [email protected]/[email protected]
Keywords: Ireland Asia Pacific United Kingdom Europe Hong Kong
Industry Keywords: data management technology manufacturing professional services health health technology other manufacturing software network fintech human resources
Source: Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation
Copyright Business Wire 2023.
PUB: 03/18/2023 07:48 AM/DISC: 03/18/2023 07:48 AM