Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre
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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
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
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
- 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)
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 (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
KITEC joined A Symphony of Lights on 26 June 2007 with its searchlights.
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