InnoCarnival 2014 Unveils Local Innovation and Technology Achievements
Underscoring the main theme of “Technology for a Better Future”, InnoCarnival 2014, the anchor event of “InnoTech Month 2014” (ITM 2014), will be held at the Hong Kong Science Park from 1 to 9 November 2014 and extended to Phase 3 for the first time.
The nine-day carnival will feature over 850 free activities demonstrating local innovation and technology achievements, ranging from exhibitions, workshops and talks to guided tours, etc. Another highlight, the variety show InnoFiesta will be held on the afternoon of 1 November and 8 November (Sat), at the main stage area of Hong Kong Science Park. InnoFiesta will provide spectators with an enjoyable experience, featuring a variety of performances including music, dance and a magic show, all demonstrating the boundless creativity of the younger generation.
Other featured activities include “Freeing InnoScene” games, an electric vehicle exhibition, science workshops for kids, healthcare advances and innovations for the elderly, among others.
In addition, a new long distance run, “InnoThon 8KM 2014”, will be held for the very first time on 8 November. “InnoThon 8KM 2014” will provide participants with personal experience of the latest sports technologies, advocating the benefits of innovation and technology brought to our daily lives. The route will encompass different parts of Hong Kong Science Park, including the newly launched Phase 3 area, allowing runners to enjoy the view of the futuristic green architecture in the new eco-friendly site. Exhibits of sports-related innovations will also be showcased at an “experience centre”.
All activities at InnoCarnival 2014 are free-of-charge. Families and people of all ages are encouraged to join and experience the fun of innovation and technology.