24 Nov 2023

HKSTP Tackles Hong Kong’s Critical Ageing Society Challenge at Gerontech and Innovation Expo cum Summit (GIES) 2023

The seventh annual Gerontech and Innovation Expo cum Summit (GIES), co-organised by Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP), kicks off today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Key Takeaways

  • GIES, now in its 7th year, is gathering key stakeholders to help establish Hong Kong as an age-friendly city
  • Largest ever HKSTP pavilion themed “Age Smarter with Hub of Gerontech” features 50 gerontech partners showcasing innovative products and solutions
  • Hong Kong facing challenge of more than one in three Hong Kong people being elderly by 2046