Chief Executive CY Leung and Secretary for Commerce & Economic Development Gregory So officiated at the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2013 tonight, which recognises the achievements of the local information and communications technology sector.
Mr Leung presented the Award of the Year to Network Box Corp, while Mr So presented Grand Awards to the winners of 10 categories.
The event marked the opening of the inaugural International IT Fest 2013, featuring 25 events in two weeks aimed at reinforcing the city's position as an ICT hub in the Asia Pacific region.
Speaking at the ceremony, Mr Leung said the awards are a springboard for winners to achieve international acclaim, establish their reputations, and expand into the global market.
There were 610 entries this year.
for the list of winners.