National Geographic Channel – Presenting Sponsor
Launched in August of 1997, National Geographic Channel is FOX International Channel’s global flagship factual entertainment channel, currently available in 45 local languages in over 440 million homes across 171 countries. National Geographic Channel inspires viewers through its smart, innovative programming that questions what we know, how we view the world and what drives us forward. NGC is a powerful global brand that combines a ground-breaking legacy with contemporary relevance and innovation. It has a reputation for high-quality programming that consistently resonates with audiences across the world. The channel itself is a contemporary extension of the historic National Geographic Society, showcasing inspiring and extraordinary documentaries on history, science, technology, disasters, mysteries, exploration, conservation and, of course, education. It is available as a linear SD and HD channel and through authenticated Nat Geo Play apps.
National Geographic Channel – Presenting Sponsor
Hang Lung Properties – Venue Sponsor
Hang Lung Properties Limited, a constituent stock of the Hang Seng Index and Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Indices in Hong Kong, is a leading real estate developer in Hong Kong and mainland China. Boasting a diversified portfolio of investment properties in Hong Kong, the Company has progressively branched out into the Mainland since the 1990s, building, owning and managing world-class commercial complexes in key cities, projects that have earned international acclaim for their exceptional quality of architectural design, services and sustainable features.
Riding on the immense success of its two landmark properties in Shanghai, Plaza 66 and Grand Gateway 66, the Company’s footprint has expanded to Shenyang, Jinan, Wuxi, Tianjin, Dalian, Kunming and Wuhan, with all the Mainland projects carrying the “66” brand. Subsequent to the grand openings of Parc 66 in Jinan, Palace 66 and Forum 66 in Shenyang, Center 66 in Wuxi and Riverside 66 in Tianjin over the past few years, Olympia 66, another world-class investment property in Dalian, will come into operation in the fourth quarter of 2015. As Hang Lung’s business continues to grow, the Company is set to develop into the most admired mega national commercial property enterprise in the market.
Hang Lung Properties is proud to be the inaugural venue partner of the first ever National Geographic Channel Augmented Reality exhibition, T-Rex Revealed. The exhibition will make its debut at Grand Gateway 66 in Shanghai on October 1, 2015, followed by a tour at Hang Lung malls in major mainland China cities which include Center 66, Forum 66, Parc 66, Olympia 66 and Riverside 66. Hang Lung Properties will be the exclusive retail mall sponsor of this exhibition in 2015 and 2016.
Xiaomi – Technology Sponsor
Xiaomi was founded in 2010 by serial entrepreneur Lei Jun, who believed that high-quality technology doesn’t need to cost a fortune. At Xiaomi, we’ve brought together smart people from Microsoft, Google, Kingsoft, Motorola, Yahoo and other IT companies from around the world to bring that vision to life.
We create remarkable hardware, software, and internet services for and with the help of our Mi fans. We incorporate their feedback into our product range, which currently includes the Mi 3, Redmi, Mi 2, Mi TV, Mi Box, Mi Charger and other accessories. We sell direct to customers to keep our prices competitive. And with more than 18 million handsets sold in China in 2013 and products launched in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, India and Indonesia, we are ready to go global.
Globe Creative – Executive Producer and Curator
Globe Creative is on the forefront of creating ground breaking cultural programming for the region’s emerging cultural districts, museums and public spaces. As one of Asia’s leading creative consultancies, Globe pioneered the ‘Museum-in-a-Mall’ concept transforming public spaces into free, exciting and interactive showcases for the world’s most acclaimed museum exhibitions and collections.
From the 2 million visitors that saw the world’s largest Picasso masterpiece ‘Parade’ on loan from the Centre Pompidou, to the 250,000 visitors that went to National Geographic’s ‘From China to Arabia, Ancient Treasure Ships’, to the hugely popular ‘Lyuba Baby Mammoth Frozen in Time’ that say queues of people waiting patiently to catch a glimpse of ‘Lyuba’, Globe Creative exhibitions make art and culture accessible like never before, to millions of people across the region.
Orient Unlimited – Exhibition Design and Production
Orient Unlimited is a new breed of hybrid production company cross pollinating specialists from film, theatre, music, architecture, industrial design fields to create compelling experiences for audiences.
Focus areas are visual & performing arts, museum, festival, live events, film. With over 300 commisions in the past decade on high profile brand, arts and museum projects, globally, Orient Unlimited is considered to be the leader in thoughtful, narrative driven concepts with high quality production values.
INDE APPSHAKER – Augmented Reality Partner
INDE develops award-winning interactive and immersive products and experiences in advertising, entertainment and education.
The company develops using emerging technologies such as augmented reality, virtual reality, motion capture, computer vision and robotics to create next generation platforms that change the way people interact with content.
Since 2011 it has launched award-winning systems on every continent for clients such as AMEX, 20th Century Fox, National Geographic, Coca-Cola, Smithsonian Museum, Universal Studios, BBC Worldwide, GE, Guinness Book of World Records amongst others.
Learning Associates – Education and Learning Partner
Learning Associates Limited is an educational services provider which specializes in the development of learning materials and professional development courses. We work closely with educational institutions as well as private companies to develop tailor-made learning resources for public and corporate education.
Thyme Design Associates – Graphic and Web Design Partner
Thyme Design Associates are an award winning graphic design agency who have been busy creating solutions since 1990 – for print, packaging, identities, branding, display, web and anything else where outstanding design makes a difference.
Over the years TDA has worked with clients such as the British Royal Mint, The Royal Mail, Fabergé, Jardine Pacific, Hsin Chong Construction, Taubman Asia, Melco Crown Entertainment (Studio City Macau), Kevin Sinclair & Associates, Nespresso, Asian Tigers, HALO/Timothy Oulton and the Hong Kong Golf Association to name a few.
SALON FILMS (HK) LTD
Since its formation in 1980, Audio Visual Technique Ltd.(AVT), one of Hong Kong’s leading multimedia companies has played a pivotal role in presenting on screen every landmark event both locally and internationally. In both the public and private sector, AVT’s consultancy and production services for multimedia presentations, corporate videos, digital media contents and installation projects have helped promote Hong Kong’s status as an international trading and financial centre as well as a premier tourist destination.
Audio Visual Technique
Since its formation in 1980, Audio Visual Technique Ltd.(AVT), one of Hong Kong’s leading multimedia companies has played a pivotal role in presenting on screen every landmark event both locally and internationally. In both the public sector and private sector, AVT’s consultancy services for multimedia presentation, corporate videos, and digital media production have helped promote Hong Kong’s status as an international trading and financial centre and premier tourist destination.