Travel information

For the latest update on travel guidance to China please visit the official Chinese Embassy website. For any information regarding visas please visit this link for the latest information:

Prepare your visit!

*Important: Most international visitors require a visa to enter China. Don’t leave this too late – it takes time to arrange a visa. Please read this article to check your visa status. 

To apply for a visa to visit China, please follow these steps: 

  1.     Determine which type of visa you need: There are several types of visas available for visitors to China, including tourist visas, business visas, and student visas. You should determine which type of visa you need based on the purpose of your visit. 
  2.     Gather the required documents: You will need to provide certain documents when you apply for your visa, including a passport, a visa application form, and supporting documents such as proof of employment, financial statements, or a letter of invitation from us. 
  3.     Apply for your visa: You can apply for your visa at a Chinese embassy or consulate in your home country, or you can use a visa processing agency. We recommend that you apply for your visa at least 1-2 months in advance to ensure that you receive your visa in time for your trip.

If you need a visa invitation letter, please download the form below and fill in your information

After registration, you will receive a confirmation email. Please don't forget to check your spam box in case you haven't received a confirmation email.  

Send the screenshot of the confirmation email, together with the form with your information to [email protected]. We will help you to process the invitation letter.

Things to keep in mind when applying for a visa:   

  • Make sure that your passport is valid for at least six months beyond the date of your planned entry into China. 
  • Be prepared to provide detailed information about your travel plans, including your itinerary, accommodations, and proof of return or onward travel. 
  • If you are visiting China for business purposes, be aware that you may need additional documentation, such as a business invitation letter. Visa requirements and processing times may vary depending on your country of origin, so be sure to check with the Chinese embassy or consulate in your home country for the most up-to-date information. 

Make the most of your time in Shanghai!

Plan your trip well in advance to ensure that you secure your visa and the best flight and hotel options! Find all the information you need about the dates and locations of the event and prepare your trip to Shanghai.

When & Where

Visa Information

Hotel & Travel

Get to the Venue

When and Where

2023, Hi & Fi Asia-China will once again take place at National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC), Shanghai. Totaling RMB 16 billion in investment, National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) is a large exhibition center co-built by the Ministry of Commerce of China and Shanghai Municipal Government, with a total construction area of 1.47 million square meters, among which 1.27 million square meters are above ground.

Venue address:
NECC, Shanghai

No. 333 Songze Avenue

Qingpu District (North Gate)

Shanghai, China

Opening Hours

Wednesday 19 June 2023
09:00 - 18:00

Thursday 20 June 2023
09:00 - 18:00


Friday 21 June 2023
09:00 - 16:00

Hotel & Travel

Find your hotel

Hi & Fi Asia-China have selected Orient Event Services as our official travel partner. They have a great selection of hotels and residences with hotel services in close proximity to NECC.

We have included a selection of their options listed on the right. Visit their website to find the full list of services, and find a hotel that bet suits your needs


How to get to the venue

This year, Hi & Fi Asia-China will once again take place at NECC Shanghai.
Address: 333 Songze Avenue, Qingpu District, Shanghai P.R.C.

By Metro:
Take Line 2 to East Xujing Station, where you will arrive directly at the exhibition venue. Please use exit 4,5 or 6.

By Taxi:
Taking a taxi is a fast and convenient way to get around Shanghai. The city has the best-managed taxi service in China. Please show the venue  address as written below to the driver:

Testimonial Hi & Fi Asia-China

Prepare to make the most of your time in Shanghai!

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