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Resumption Time of APAN42 Meeting (2 Aug)

The typhoon warning signal no. 8 was lowered at 12:40. All scheduled afternoon sessions and the opening reception will start at 14:40.

Please stay on alert during the typhoon, especially on your way to the event venue.

Thank you for your attention and patience.

Program Committee and Local Organizing Committee, APAN42 – 12:50nn HKT


You are advised to check the latest weather announcement by the Hong Kong Observatory via from time to time for more up-to-date weather information.

Sessions will NOT be started if ‘Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal’ No.8 or above or ‘Black Rainstorm’ warning is in effect as announced by the Hong Kong Observatory.

When such warning signal is lowered, we will resume the session within 2 hours by best effort. However, catering arrangement (e.g. tea, lunch, dinner) may not be resumed in time.

If such warning signal is not lowered before 3 pm, the Opening Reception Dinner (2 August 2016) or Gala Dinner (4 August 2016) will be cancelled.

In case such warning signal is announced during the sessions, the Meeting will be have to be interrupted and please follow the instructions as announced on site.

Please note in the event that inclement weather (Black Rainstorm or Typhoon) forces the Local Organizing Committee to cancel the Conference partially or completely, there will NOT be any refund of registration fee.