About the Conference
About the host
High-Level Executive Workshop (for Presidents, Rectors & VCs of OUs only)
AAOU Executive Committee Meeting
Keynote sessions
Post-Conference Workshop
Conference Proceedings
Conference Photos
Important dates
Sightseeing tours
About Hong Kong
Contact information
About Hong Kong      

Hong Kong has been called “Asia’s World City” and is a true meeting place of Chinese culture with international influences. Famous not only for its beautiful harbour, modern architecture and culinary delights, this vibrant, cosmopolitan city is famous as a shopper’s paradise. Hong Kong is a uniquely captivating place that is a favourite destination for tourists from around the world.



January is usually cool, dry and cloudy in Hong Kong, with occasional cold fronts. The average temperatures vary between 12 and 20 degrees, and can drop below 10°C in urban areas.

7-day Hong Kong Weather Forecast can be found:


Main Attractions

Visiting Hong Kong is a unique experience of fun, excitement, and satisfaction. Hong Kong is not just an international city. The beauties and exotics of east and west are intimately intertwined in the most common aspects: the food, the cityscape, the shops, the lifestyle, and even the street signs.



Over 10,000 locations providing the largest array of cuisines from all over the world, and the only problem is eating too much.


Art and Culture

Behind the glamour of neon lights, Hong Kong has also nurtured many artists and cultural workers.


Great Outdoor

Great mountain trails and sandy beaches are so close to the urban area that you cannot miss the opportunity to experience the green space of Hong Kong.