28 June 2024 Asian New Generation Creativity Design Association – “In Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Founding of The People’s Republic of China – “Thread of Creativity” Fashion Design Competition 2024”

“In Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Founding of The People’s Republic of China – “Thread of Creativity” Fashion Design Competition 2024 is organised by the Asian New Generation Creativity Design Association and Sham Shui Po District Youth Development and Civic Education Committee. This competition aims to encourage Hong Kong younger generation aged between 16 to 29 and who are passionate about fashion design, to engage and participate in the fashion design industry.

Through this competition, the contestants will be able to present the best of their courage, creativity, as well as talents. Our renowned mentors will guide these contestants to create masterpieces with creative designs and unlimited imaginations in order to spread positivity. The selected contestants will be challenged by different tasks and the process will be documented to provide these young designers an opportunity to overcome challenges, gain experiences and navigate their career pathway to gradually building their own label.

Event details and registration form: https://forms.gle/kHWPRkXoxoUEe7vj9

Registration Deadline: 28 June 2024 (Friday) 6pm

For inquiries, please email to info@cda-asia.com.

13 – 20 Apr 2024 “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” Finalists’ Show & Finalists’ Exhibition @ Shenzhen Fashion Week AW2024

Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS) organized the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” to provide a platform for young knitwear designers to develop their talents. The “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” will showcase finalists’ Knitwear Collections at “Shenzhen Fashion Week AW2024 scheduled on 13 – 21 April at OCT Harbour in Shenzhen. There will be a “Finalists’ Show” on 20 April and “Finalists’ Exhibition” on 13 – 21 April. In this event, you will see Knitwear Design Collections from Hong Kong & Greater Bay Area. All these knitwear outfits are designed by the FINALISTS of the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024”. Come visit at Shenzhen Fashion Week AW2024!

Finalists’ Show
Date: 20 April 2024
Time: 12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. (Reception starts at 12:15 p.m.)
Venue:Hall A, Creative Exhibition Square
OCT Harbour, Nanshan District, SHENZHEN
(10 min walk from Metro Line 9 Shenzhen Bay Park Station Exit E)
Fee: Free of charge
Detail and Registration: https://contest.hkkids.org/en/my_events/sz-fashion-show/

Finalists’ Exhibition
Exhibition Date: 13 – 21 April 2024
Opening Hours: 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Venue: O’Plaza Shopping Center (near Gate 4)
OCT Harbour, Nanshan District, SHENZHEN
(10 min walk form Metro Line 9 Shenzhen Bay Park Station Exit E)
Fee: FREE entry with Admission QR Code
Details and Registration: https://contest.hkkids.org/en/my_events/sz-exhibition/

For inquiry, please contact the Contest Secretariat – CITA, Mr. Jacky Cheng (Tel: (852) 2263 6313 / email: contest@hkkids.org).

12 Mar 2024 Spring Dinner 2024

HKKEMA together with the Hong Kong Woollen & Synthetic Knitting Manufacturers’ Association (HKWSKMA) and the Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS), co-organized the “Spring Dinner 2024″ last night (March 12) at The Langham, Hong Kong. This spring dinner is the first time that the three associations jointly held the Spring Dinner.

We set up the photo booth at the venue to allow guests to take photos and keep memories and established the”Best Dressed Award” session.

This event has successfully concluded, thank you all for attending.

22 Feb 2024 Basic Law Article 23 Legislation: “Basic Law Article 23 Legislation Briefing Session”

The consultation work on Article 23 of the Basic Law is in progress. Legislation is the constitutional responsibility of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Ensuring national security is a necessary condition for social prosperity and stability and for citizens to live and work in peace and contentment, thereby creating a stable investment environment and having a positive effect on attracting investment and developing the economy.

 

“Basic Law Article 23 Legislation Briefing Session”
Date: 22 Feb 2024 (THU)
Time: 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Venue: Lecture Hall, 1/F, Clothing Industry Training Authority
Address: 63 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong

 

For details of the Basic Law Article 23 Legislation, please visit the Safeguarding National Security: Basic Law Article 23 Legislation official website.

 

For register and inquiries, please contact sec@textilecouncil.com / 2305-2893.

19 Feb 2024 CITA – Diploma Programme (CEF course)

Clothing Industry Training Authority is organizing the Diploma Programmes: Diploma in Fashion Creation Technology and Diploma in Fashion Product Development. These courses are designed for those who intend to develop in the apparel industry, the purpose is to enable students to understand the operation and process from design to finish product, so as to master various abilities as the cornerstone of entering the clothing industry or creating their brand.

 

【Diploma in Fashion Creation Technology】

The programme equips students with technical competence in fashion clothing creation (cut and sewn). Students will learn about the technical knowledge in the area of textile materials, pattern design and clothing production.

Details: https://www.cita.org.hk/en/student/part-time-programmes/diploma-in-fashion-creation-technology/?fbclid=IwAR2lQx9jeVR_a0IlpUWcRbEsdAthcQ60PDFLIBwfBQlDCF5mJm6Pv5osXO8

This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under Continuing Education Fund.

 

【Diploma in Fashion Product Development】

The programme equips students with competence in developing fashion products that are commercially and technical viable. Students will learn the latest knowledge and skills in the area of textile materials, fashion design, pattern design, clothing production and computer application.

Details: https://www.cita.org.hk/en/student/part-time-programmes/diploma-in-fashion-product-development/?fbclid=IwAR1TYu1dY4gKE6g1n4rAkbsF0KwWzLhKPpI04kYxLHLH9lxxH09tS4aBklo

This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under Continuing Education Fund.

 

Application Deadline: 19 February 2024

 

For enquiry, please contact Ms. Lai / Ms. Yuen (Tel: 2263 6300 / email: acad-adm@cita.org.hk).

12 January 2024 Chairman Mr. Peter Hui attended the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” Seminar on “Create Fashion Brand from Knitwear Design”

Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS) organized the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” to provide a platform for young knitwear designers to develop their talents. The “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” held a free seminar “Create Fashion Brand from Knitwear Design” in Shenzhen on 12 Jan, so designers from the Greater Bay Area will able to learn more about the details of the contest and the knitwear industry.

HKKEMA as one of the co-organizers of “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest”, our Chairman Mr. Peter Hui attended the seminar on “Create Fashion Brand from Knitwear Design” to deliver a welcome speech.

If you want to learn more about the contest, please visit the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest” social media:
Facebook: https://bit.ly/3uaXjDJ
Instagram: https://bit.ly/46eMmhD

 

23 January 2024 CITA: The Basics of Mainland Marketing – Official Accounts and Xiaohongshu

Clothing Industry Training Authority is organizing a new course, The Basics of Mainland Marketing – Official Accounts and Xiaohongshu, on 23 Jan 2024. This course aims to enable participants to learn how to use various types of public accounts and Xiaohongshu to operate clothing brands and marketing.

 

The Basics of Mainland Marketing – Official Accounts and Xiaohongshu

Date: 23, 30 January 2024 (Tue)

Time: 19:00 – 22:00

Course content:

– Understand the major marketing platforms for entering the mainland market

– Understand the types of public accounts and understand how to use various types of public accounts for promotion and sales

– Get to know the unique “Xiaohongshu”

– Xiaohongshu brand management methods and operating techniques

– Xiaohongdian products on shelves and logistics operations

Language: Cantonese

Fee: $750

Online Application: https://www.cita.org.hk/en/student/course-application/online-application-form-for-short-course/?coursecode=24K%20FSSM%20011&coursename=The%20Basics%20of%20Mainland%20Marketing%20&8211;%20Official%20Accounts%20and%20Xiaohongshu&coursestartdate=2024-01-23

 

For details, please visit Clothing Industry Training Authority official website.

 

For enquiry, please contact Miss Ng (tel.: 2263 6323 / email: reika.ng@cita.org.hk)

31 December 2023 Last call to “2023 Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence”

Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence”, “Hong Kong Green Innovation Awards”, “Outstanding Green Achiever Commendation Scheme” and “Outstanding Promotional Partner Commendation Scheme” are led by the Environmental Campaign Committee together with the Environment and Ecology Bureau, and in conjunction with 9 other organisations.

 

HKAEE aims to encourage companies and organisations to adopt green management, benchmark their performance with the best practices within their sectors and recognise the achievements of the best-performing companies and staff. HKGIA encourages organisations to develop innovative, green and practicable ideas into gadgets, equipment or systems to solve environmental problems or improve environmental performance, resulting in real benefits to the environment, the organisations themselves and the community.

 

Organisations will receive free environmental advice through participation, which helps to further enhance their corporate image and fulfil their corporate social responsibilities. Organisations that have completed the first phase of the questionnaire review for the two major awards will be issued an electronic certificate in recognition of their efforts in protecting the environment.

 

 “Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence” Schemes

Fee: Free of charge

Details and Application: http://u.hkpc.org/2023HKAEE_5in1eng

Application deadline: 31 December 2023

 

For enquiries, please email to awards@hkaee.gov.hk or call the hotline 2788 5903.

20 January 2024 CITA – Virtual Textile Generation Workshop

Clothing Industry Training Authority is organizing a new course, Virtual Textile Generation Workshop, on 20 Jan 2024. This course aims to enable participants to understand the application of product digitization in the apparel industry. Participants will learn more about the impact and importance of product digital software on the apparel industry, and experience how to use free software to create photos of realistic virtual textile home products in this workshop.

 

Virtual Textile Generation Workshop

Date: 20 January 2024 (Sat)

Time: 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Course content:

  • Introduction of digitalization of clothing/textile products
  • The trend of digitalization of clothing/textile products and its impact on the industry
  • Application of product digitalization to product display
  • Experience in creating photos of realistic virtual textile home products

Language: Cantonese

Fee: $450

Online Application: https://www.cita.org.hk/en/student/course-application/online-application-form-for-short-course/?coursecode=24K%20DDF%20011&coursename=Virtual%20Textile%20Generation%20Workshop&coursestartdate=2024-01-20

 

For details, please visit Clothing Industry Training Authority official website.

 

For enquiry, please contact Miss Ng (tel.: 2263 6323 / email: reika.ng@cita.org.hk)

10 December 2023 Make Your Voice Count in the 2023 Hong Kong District Council Elections

As an integral part of our vibrant industry, your voice matters. We are writing to you today to encourage your active participation in the upcoming 2023 Hong Kong District Council elections, which will be held on 10 December 2023. Please check the following website for details: https://www.elections.gov.hk/.

 

The District Councils play a crucial role in representing the interests of residents at the local level. By exercising your right to vote, you have the power to shape the future of Hong Kong and contribute to the betterment of our community.

 

Electors who are eligible to vote in this election should have received their poll cards. To cast their votes, electors should bring along the original of their Hong Kong Identity Cards or other specified alternative document(s) to their designated polling stations stated on the poll cards. For electors who have not received their poll cards, please visit the voter registration website (https://www.vr.gov.hk/) or call 2891 1001 to check the registration status and particulars and details of their designated polling stations.

 

Should you have any inquiries regarding the District Council elections and Voter Registration, please contact the Registration and Electoral Office (REO) at 2891 1001 / reoenq@reo.gov.hk

 

Thank you.