Sino-UK cartoon and animation higher education cooperation

Thursday 15 May 2014 - 00:00 to Monday 19 May 2014 - 00:00
Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Centre

Photo (c) Warren Du Preez & Nick Thornton Jones


The British Council and Shenzhen National Cartoon and Animation Industry Base invite professionals in the cartoon and animation sector from UK universities to attend this event.


  • to boost communication, exchanges and cooperation in cartoon and animation industries between China and the UK
  • to showcase creativity and up-to-date innovations in the area of cartoon and animation in both Chinese and UK higher institutions
  • to create an effective and unique academic–industry–research platform between the two countries through linking universities and companies in the cartoon and animation industries from the UK and China


Part 1: Professional programme in China

  • Activity 1: China-UK joint animation exhibition
  • Activity 2: Sino-UK university and industry animation match-making
  • Activity 3: Professional visits to leading enterprises of cartoon, animation and new media industry in Shenzhen

Part 2: Chinese delegation’s reciprocal visit to the UK


All UK universities with courses in the following fields of new media industry are invited to apply to participate.

  • Film and Television Production (Cartoon and Animation)
  • 2D and 3D Animation
  • Digital Media
  • Photographic Information


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