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Q21: What will be presented in Hall 7—Press and Publication Hall?

A: With the exhibition area of 7,500 ㎡, Hall 7 displays new technologies, new achievements and new products in press and publication industry. Excellent books will be on display as well.

Q22: What will be presented in Hall 8—Intangible Cultural Heritage Hall?

A: With the exhibition area of 7,500 ㎡, the hall exhibits the international/national/provincial-level intangible cultural heritage projects and items with high level of industrialization, including traditional folk arts and crafts, traditional art works, etc.

Q23: What will be presented in Hall 9—Arts and Crafts Hall?

A: With the exhibition area of 15,000 ㎡, Hall 9 will mainly exhibit pottery and porcelain, carvings, jade ware, brocade, embroidery, colored glaze, knit, weave, lacquer, metal articles, handicraft painting, etc.

Q24: Floor plan of the 12th ICIF

Q25: How to participate in the 12th ICIF as an exhibitor?

A: The exhibition procedure includes:
Step 1: The applicant clicks Booth Application or downloads Booth Application Form of the 11th China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industries Fair at the official website of ICIF: www.cnicif.com to apply for booths.
Step 2: After receiving the Booth Application, Shenzhen International Cultural Industry Fair Co., Ltd (organizer of ICIF, hereinafter referred to as ICIF Company) appoints a client manager to keep in contact with the applicant, and verifies the applicant’s qualification. The applicant shall provide Business License/ Certificate of Registration or any other documents to prove company qualification.
Step 3: ICIF Company arranges booths to the qualified intended exhibiting organizations and the designated client manager confirms booth arrangement with the applicant.
Step 4: ICIF Company sends the Exhibition Contract (in duplicate) to the applicant. The contract becomes effective after both parties sign and stamp. 
Step 5: Within 10 days after signing the contract, the applicant shall pay the exhibition fee and the required deposit to the bank account appointed by ICIF Company. 
Step 6: After receiving the contract fee, ICIF Company sends to the exhibitor the Booth Confirmation Letter (which shall be presented when checking into the Hall)
Step7: The client manager offers consultation service on Exhibition Catalogue advertisement, exhibition hall advertisement, conference room rental, booth construction, hotel booking, etc., assisting the exhibitor in exhibition preparation.
Step 8: The exhibitor submits the required materials for Exhibition Catalogue and other exhibition materials timely with clear and accurate information.
Step 9: The exhibitor could apply for the invitation letter(s) used for Chinese Visa application provided by ICIF Company.
Step 10: ICIF Company sends the Admission Procedure to the Exhibitor. The exhibitor could also download the Exhibitor’s Guide at www.cnicif.com and exhibit according to relevant regulations in the Guide.
Step 11: After the exhibition, the exhibitor packs exhibits and leaves the exhibition hall by presenting the Release Pass for Objects out of Hall (available at the on-site service counter of each hall).
Deadline for exhibitor application: March 31st, 2015

Q26: The booth price of the 12th ICIF

Q27: How to participate in the 12th ICIF as a visitor?

A: Please visit ICIF official website at www.cnicif.com and fill the < Overseas Buyer Application> or <Domestic Buyer Application> and submit relevant materials.→ ICIF Company will send the confirmation letter or message to the qualified applicant after approving the application materials. →Please get the admission badge with your personal identification during May 14-18, 2015 at the designated counter accessing through North Entrance of Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center. In addition, there will also be the Buyer Application Counter onsite during the exhibition.

Q28: How to apply for the Invitation Letter of the 12th ICIF?

A: Please fill in the < Overseas Buyer Application> and send it to icif518@cnci.gov.cn. We will send you the Invitation after approving your application material.

Q29: The exhibition period of the 12th ICIF

A: Buyers' Days 
10:00-18:30, May 14th, 2015
8:30-18:30, May 15th, 2015
Public Days
8:30-18:30, May 16th, 2015
8:30-18:30, May 17th, 2015 
8:30-17:30, May 18th, 2015
 (ICIF reserves the right for some alteration on the above schedule.)


Q30: The forums and meetings during the12th ICIF

A: During the 11th ICIF, we will hold dozens of forums and meetings, including the "Promotion Conference of China Cultural Projects Open for Investment", One-on-one Matchmaking, etc, committing to building an exchange platform for Chinese and overseas enterprises.