HKTDC Media Room HKTDC Media Room

28th HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair Opens Next Month
Press Conference
Next Week to Unveil Fair Highlights

20 June 2016 About 670 exhibitors from 35 countries and regions are expected at the 28th HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair which will run from 19-25 July at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). The event will showcase a large variety of books, and welcome celebrated authors from Hong Kong, the Chinese mainland, France, Spain, Taiwan and the United Kingdom.

The event organiser, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), will hold a press conference on 26 June to announce details about the fair – including a lineup of speakers and  schedules of special exhibitions at the fair’s Art Gallery and other cultural activities.

We cordially invite you and your representatives to cover the press conference.

Details are as follows:


26 June 2017 (Monday)






1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai


Cantonese (Questions in English are welcome)


Benjamin Chau, Deputy Executive Director, HKTDC

Yau Lop Poon, Editor-in-Chef, Yazhou Zhoukan; Member, Hong Kong Book Fair 2017 Cultural Events Advisory Panel

Edmund Chan, Director, Hong Kong Publishing Federation and Vice Chairman, Hong Kong Publishing Professionals Society

Fair Website:

Media Room:

Media Enquiries 
Please contact the HKTDC’s Communication & Public Affairs Department:

Billy Ng                     Tel: (852) 2584 4393                       Email:
Joe Kainz                 Tel: (852) 2584 4216                       Email:


Download Programme