The China Unicom (Hong Kong) Global Center in Tseung Kwan O is by far the largest and most advanced cloud data center established by Chinese telecom operators outside the Mainland. The Maritime Silk Road Society and the Savantas Liberal Arts Academy have specially arranged to give participants an idea of the latest developments in data centers and how Hong Kong can play the role of the information hub in the Belt and Road Initiative. The tour will include a visit to the control room of the data center and a briefing and discussion session with Unicom’s representatives.
Eligibility: Members of the Maritime Silk Road Society and Students / Alumni of the Savantas Liberal Arts Academy
Date: 12 August 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 3:00pm – 5:00pm (gather at 2:30pm at B1 Exit, Tseung Kwan O MTR Station)
Place of Visit: 19 Chun Wang Street, Tseung Kwan O Industrial Estate, Sai Kung, N.T.
Meeting Point: Tseung Kwan O MTR Station ( B1 Exit Ground Floor)
Payment Method: Cash or Cheque payable to “Maritime Silk Road Society” , please write down the event name “Data Center tour” and the participant’s name, delivered by mail or in person to Flat A~B, 11th Floor, China Overseas Building, 139 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.
If you are interested, please fill out the online form https://goo.gl/forms/j87jiMNbGI7B2U2N2 and make the payment on or before August 1 (Tuesday). Places are limited and registration will be confirmed with full payment on a first-come-first-served basis.
The visit was held successfully on 12 August. These are the highlights of the day. Thank you for your support.