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‘Person of the Year’ of China’s Cultural Industry (2018)

Time:2019-02-25   Source:www.cnicif.com

On February 23, the Announcement Ceremony of ‘Person of the Year’ of Chinas Cultural Industry (2018) and The 7th Summit Themed Chinas Cultural Industry , hosted by Guangming Daily and the Publicity Department of Shenzhen Municipal Committee and organized by Shenzhen Press Group and Guangming Daily Cultural Industry Research Center, were held at Wuzhou Hotel in Shenzhen.


Ten prominent figures in the cultural industry were awarded the ‘Person of the Yearof China’s Cultural Industry (2018) . They are Qiu Xin, Party Secretary and President of Shanghai United Media Group; Fu Ruoqing, Chairman of Huaxia Film Distribution Co., Ltd.; Peng Jiaxin, CEO of Tencent Music Entertainment Group; Chen Rui, Chairman and CEO of Bilibili; Song Ge, Chairman and President of Beijing Culture Group; Yu Jianjun, Co-founder and Co-CEO of Himalaya FM; Zhang Xian, President  of Songcheng Performing Arts Development Co., Ltd.; Wang Bin, Chairman of CITIC Press Group; Ye Jianqiang, General Manager of Shenzhen International Cultural Industry Fair Co., Ltd. and Zhang Zhihua, Chairman of Shandong Press Group Co., Ltd.


As the representative of the The Top Cultural Fair in China, Mr. Ye Jianqiang said in his acceptance speech that ‘I am very honored to participate in China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industries Fairhereinafter referred to as ICIFover the last 15 years, since the first session in 2004 till the 14th in 2018, witnessing the growth and development of the ICIF, as well as the growth and development of Shenzhen's cultural and creative industries. In the past 15 years, Shenzhen has made great efforts to host ICIF from the municipal government to all aspects of society. In the future, according to the development path of ‘Quality-oriented Connotation’, ICIF will push the transformation and upgrading of the internationalization, marketization, specialization, quality and standardization of the fair to a new height.’


It is reported that the 15th ICIF will be held in Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center from May 16 to 20, 2019. The 9 main exhibition halls are Cultural Industries Hall (Hall 1) , Cultural Tourism Hall (Hall 2), Digital Culture·Film, Television and Animation Hall (Hall 3), Media Convergence·Press and Publication Hall (Hall 4),  Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Cultural Industries Hall (Hall 5),    Creative Design·Art Hall (Hall 6), The Belt & Road·International Hall (Hall 7),  Intangible Cultural Heritage Hall (Hall 8), Arts and Crafts Hall (Hall 9).