Adverse Weather Arrangement

Typhoon Signal No. 1 or No. 3; Amber or Red Rainstorm Warning Signal

The Exchange will continue to be held as scheduled, unless otherwise announced on the conference website (hkcompex.org).

Typhoon Signal No. 8 (or above) or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal

  1. Prior to Opening Hours (1 November 2018)
    1. If a Pre-No. 8 Special Announcement, Typhoon Signal No.8 (or above) or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is in force at or after 7:30am on 1 November, the Exchange will be closed for the morning session (9:30am-2:30pm).
    2. If the Typhoon Signal or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is cancelled or lowered at or before 12:30pm, all programme in the afternoon (2:30pm-5:30pm) will be resumed as scheduled.
    3. The Exchange will remain closed if the Typhoon Signal No.8 or Black Rainstorm warning signal is cancelled / lowered after 12:30pm.
  2. Prior to Opening Hours (2 November 2018)
    1. If a Pre-No. 8 Special Announcement, Typhoon Signal No.8 (or above) or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is in force at or after 7:00am on 2 November, the Exchange will be closed for all sessions (9:00am-12:45pm).
  3. During Opening Hours
    1. If a Pre-No. 8 Special Announcement is issued during opening hours, the Exchange will be closed in 2 hours. Participants will be requested to leave the Exchange.
    2. If Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is announced during opening hours, the Exchange will remain open. Participants will be encouraged to stay in the venue for their own safety.
    3. New participants will still be admitted after Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is issued.
    4. The Conference Secretariat will make announcement at the venue to inform participants of the latest arrangement.

Participants should watch out for announcements on the conference website or contact the Conference Secretariat at +852 2110 2125 / cs@hkcompex.org should adverse weather conditions occur.