NetAsia '96, to be held in the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from July 22 to 24, will bring IT managers in Hong Kong up to date with the latest products and trends in networking and the Internet. The three-day event is a showcase of the latest technology for computer networking and communications, including local area networks, client/server, groupware, network management, the Internet, electronic messaging, wireless networking, remote network access and enterprise computing. 'NetAsia is the best opportunity in Hong Kong for IT managers and networking professionals to keep up to date with this fast changing market,' K. H. Lim, managing director of Regent Pacific, said. 'With the support of major vendors such as Novell, Compaq and Hewlett-Packard, it is a great chance to stay informed.' In addition, there will be a series of seminars with themes ranging from network management and practical LANs, to Internet and Intranet solutions. COMING EVENTS June 25-28: Pacific Workshop on Distributed Multimedia Systems (Hong Kong University of Science And Technology), ph 2358 7655. June 27-28: Autodesk Expo'96 (Autodesk), Hong Kong Industrial Technology Centre, ph 2824 2338. July 1: Cisco Systems Seminar (Cisco Systems), Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, ph 2583 9110. July 16-17: Electronics Commerce Conference'96 and Mini-Exhibition (Hong Kong Productivity Council), Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. July 22-24: NetAsia '96 (Regent Pacific) Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. August 9-11: Hong Kong Technology Exhibition/Hi-Tech Exhibition (Hong Kong Government Industry Dept/HK Asia Exhibition Co) Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. August 23-28: Asia Pacific World-Wide Web Conference & Second Hong Kong Web Symposium (Hong Kong University), Tsinghua University & Hong Kong University, ph 2857 8337. September 16-17: Interconnection Asia '96 (Institute for International Research), Excelsior Hotel, ph 2507 5666. September 25-27: Comdex/Asia 1996 and Singapore Informatics (Times Conferences and Exhibitions), at Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre, ph (65) 284 8844, fax (65) 286 5754. October 6-9: 1996 Asia Pacific Distributed Solutions Event (CRC Australia), Hyatt Sanctuary Cove Resort, Queensland, Australia, ph 61 7 3365 4310. October 8-9: Hong Kong International Computer Conference '96, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, ph 2788 5669.