Social Events

Opening Ceremony

Date Friday, August 19, 2016
Time 17:30 – 18:30
Room name Hall 5BC
Cost Complimentary

Join us to kick start the Congress!

Our local hosts from the Hong Kong Society of Transplantation and the Thai Transplantation Society will join our President, Dr. Philip O’Connell, in order to officially welcome you to Hong Kong.

All participants are invited to attend the Opening Ceremony and enjoy traditional Hong Kong cultural performances; subsequently, please join the Welcome Event in the Exhibit Hall to enjoy great food and drinks while networking with long-standing colleagues and new friends.

TTS2016 Congress Networking Event

Date Monday, August 22, 2016
Time 19:00 – 22:00
Venue Offsite – Jumbo Kingdom Floating Restaurant Shum Wan Pier Dr., Aberdeen, Hong Kong
Cost $100 USD per person*

* Tickets will be available for sell at the Registration Desk until Saturday, August 20 at 10:00.

TTS and the members of the Host Country Liaison Committee invite the participants of The 26th International Congress of The Transplantation Society to a unique evening under the theme ‘Asian Market Place’ in Jumbo Kingdom Floating Restaurant.

Come and wander around in a Night Asian Market, the perfect place to network with colleagues from around the world, while enjoying food stalls and activities from different Asian countries! See why Hong Kong is called “the gateway to Asia” and get a taste of delicacies from our 2 host countries (Hong Kong and Thailand) as well as other Asian countries.

TTS’ Asian Market promise to be a very genuine market eating experience complete with traditional performances. Sign-up as you register online for the Congress. If you are already registered send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Tickets are sold at $100 USD each.

TTS Young Investigator Networking Event

With the kind support of: bridge-to-life-logo

Date Saturday, August 20, 2016
Time 19:30 – 21:30
Venue 62 Johnston Road Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Room name The Pawn
Cost $15 USD per person

Tickets available in limited quantity during the registration process for Students/Fellows/Trainees only.

Students, Fellows and Trainees are welcome to an evening of networking, delicious food, drinks, music and good vibes. Proudly sponsored by Bridge to Life, this event will be held at The Pawn, a communal social venue for arts, design and innovative dining, located only a short walk away from the HKCEC. Don’t miss your chance to mingle and learn from younger faculty who have begun successful careers, as well as a special presentation by a guest of honour which will be given over the course of the evening.

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