HKETA Spring Networking Dinner


Tech Trends and Insights in the Year of Dog

Date:  Friday, 23 February 2018

Time:  7:15pm - 9:30pm

Venue:  4/F, Federal Palace Restaurant, 363-373 Nathan Road, Jordan


By cash onsite:  $300 member  |  $350 non-member

Pay online before 6pm 22 Feb:  $280 member  |  $330 non-member
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7:15 pm        Registration and networking
7:30 pm       Welcome speech by HKETA Chairman
Mr Victor Choi
7:35 pm        Dinner starts



8:00pm        Talk 1:  The Future of Digital Customer Service

by Mr Dino Civitarese, Chief Commercial Officer, M800

Dino Civitarese is Chief Commercial Officer at M800. He is responsible for the profitability growth of all product lines – from the established global communication services to the state-of-the-art mobile applications and solutions. Dino leads his team in increasing international customer base and footprint of the company globally.

Prior to joining M800, Dino was Vice President Asia Pacific for Telecom Italia Sparkle, responsible for all the company’s regional sales and operations for almost 10 years. Prior to that, he was Head of International Carrier Strategy and Business Development in Maxis Communications Berhad, the leading mobile operator in Malaysia. Dino also spent 15 years with Telecom Italia Group, contributing to build a global sales organization offering communication services to operators and enterprise customers.

With 29 years of career in the telecommunications industry, of which the last 18 years in Asia Pacific, Dino has gained vast experience and international exposure in different areas such as enterprise sales, carrier-to-carrier business, mobile applications, international strategy, business development, customer service and process re-engineering.

Dino holds a Master's Degree in Political Sciences, majoring in International Labor Organization & Economics.


8:20 pm      Talk 2:  An Uneducated Guess of Tomorrow's Technologies!

by Mr Kenneth So, Honorary Advisor of HKETA


8:40 pm       Talk 3:  Observation of Trends on Technology Market 2018
by Miss Celeste Zeng, Partnership Lead of Global Sources Launchpad

Celeste is in charge of various startup-support initiatives in the team and bridge startups with corporates for corporate innovation.  Before joining the Launchpad team, she was a founding member of the Global Sources’ cross-border O2O distribution channel named Global Sources Direct and has been working on various business initiatives around trade such as B2B marketing, domestics show operation, and trade show management, etc.   As the representative of Startup Launchpad, she spoke at various events such as China High-Tech Fair 2017, 2017 National Mass Entrepreneurship and Innovation Week Shenzhen and Guangzhou Innovation festival, etc.

9:00pm        Dinner and networking

9:30 pm       End of the event



  Company Name Name Business Nature
1 000 HKETA salina ng Admin Executive
2 ABC Engineering Mr Franklin Chan Engineering
3 Ackuis Technology Miss Karen Cheung Information Technology
4 Ackuis Technology Mr Mathew Tam Information Technology
5 Akos Advanced Dr Teresa Law Green Technology
6 Akos Advanced Mr K K Hau Technology Development
7 Akos Advanced Ms Miranda Lee Technology Development
8 Amazing Creative Mr David Leung Consumer Electronics
9 Bigdata Ms Phoebe Fan IT Consultancy
10 Blueinno Technology Ms Monica Leung Technology Education
11 Cell Technology Mr Derek Lee Network & Security Technology
12 Chinese Medicine Doctor Ms Sindy Hun Medical
13 Cwlinux Limited Mr Andrew Ip IoT and M2M Technology
14 eFusion Mr Vincent Chiu Hedge Fund
15 eFusion Ms Carol Choi Hedge Fund
16 Energy Saving Lighting Mr Charles Lau R&D in LED Lighting devices
17 Express Luck / Contex Mr Danny Lau Electronic Manufacturer
18 Ferguson Int'l Freight Dr Stephen Ho Shipping & Int'l Logistics
19 Full Charter Mr Benny Lo Exhibition
20 Global Sources Miss Celeste Zeng Startup Launch
21 Global Sources Mr Terry Ng Tradeshow
22 Green Breeze Ms Jennifer Lok Technology Development
23 Gwifi Mr Ben Yung Telecom
24 Gwifi Mr Season Wai Telecom
25 Halls Co., Ltd. Mr Kicky Ho Retail
26 HANC Design Ms Agnus Ngai Design
27 HANC Design Ms Sze Ming Choi Design
28 Healthloc Ms Alice Wong Healthcare
29 HK Patent Exchange Dr K K Chan Patent
30 HKETA Ir Victor Ng Honorary Chairman
31 HKETA Mr Kenneth So Honorary Advisor
32 HKETA Member Dr John Chen Healthcare
33 HKETA Member Mr Hui Yee Kwok Information Technology
34 Hyflux Ms Yuki Chan Healthcare
35 Integration-Linkage Mr Myron Kwan Embedded System
36 iSolution Technologies Mr Victor Choi Consumer Electronics
37 LHS Health Mr Herbert Lau Healthcare
38 LHS Health Mr Ken Share Healthcare
39 M800 Mr Allen Jim Telecommunication
40 M800 Mr Dino Civitarese Telecommunication
41 M800 Mr Jayden Ong Telecommunication
42 M800 Mr Kevin Lau Telecommunication
43 Micom Tech Mr Manuel Kwong Embedded System
44 Midland IC&I Mr Danny Ng Property
45 MiniLogic Device Mr Stapler Li IC Design
46 Mobicon Mr Marcel Cheung Component Distributor
47 Nexsoft Tech Mr Eric Poon Mobiel App
48 One Healthy Life Mr James Lam Marketing Services
49 Professional Printing Mr David Wong Printing
50 SLL International Mr IrvinTse Logistic
51 SLL International Mr Jeffrey Tang Logistic
52 Sovos Mr Jonathan Fok Life Style
53 Sun Life Hong Kong Ms Alice Wong Insurance
54 Surface Mount Technology Prof Chan Kei Biu Electronic Manufacturer
55 Very Good Tailor Mr Albert Chong Textiles and Clothing
56 Wise Ally Ms Martha Hao Manufacturing