Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre

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Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre
Traditional Chinese 九龍灣國際展貿中心
Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre
KITEC, with the site of the former Kai Tak Airport in the background
E-Max shopping mall

The Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre (Chinese: 九龍灣國際展貿中心) or KITEC, formerly known as the Hong Kong International Trade and Exhibition Centre (香港國際展貿中心) or HITEC, is an exhibition centre, shopping mall and performance venue situated at 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong. It was developed by Hopewell Holdings Ltd.

Convention & Exhibition Facilities[edit]

Multi-functional venues, including Music Zone @ E-Max, Rotunda 1, Rotunda 2, Rotunda 3 and Star Hall, can accommodate exhibitions, concerts, banquets and business functions. There is an auditorium with 702 tiered seats and a conference centre with 17 meeting rooms on the 6th and 7th floors.

E-Max shopping mall[edit]

The mall provides dining in the forms of Chinese and western restaurants and cafés. Major tenants include:

  • Hong Kong Bowling City (Closed)
  • Kowloon Bay Integrated Auto Mall
  • Premier Home Forum
  • PetMax
  • Starbucks
  • The Metroplex, self-operated independent cinema with 9 screens and a total capacity of over 1,100 people, G/F. (Opened on 14 February 2014)[1]

Office[edit]

The centre offers office spaces ranging from 56 m2 (600 sq ft) to an entire floor of 9,300 m2 (100,000 sq ft).

Star Hall[edit]

Star Hall

Star Hall (匯星) is the performance venue inside KITEC. It can accommodate audiences of 3,600 people. It is a popular venue for concerts. The 4-storey Star Hall measuring 2,800 m2 (30,000 sq ft) offers column-free space.

A Symphony of Lights[edit]

KITEC joined A Symphony of Lights on 26 June 2007 with its searchlights.

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Coordinates: 22°19′26″N 114°12′13″E / 22.32389°N 114.20361°E / 22.32389; 114.20361