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

ABOUT

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.

AIMS

  • 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

PROGRAMME

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

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

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

CONTACT

Email: IHE.Guangzhou@britishcouncil.org.cn
T: +86 (20) 8510 3098