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  • ICIF was founded in Shenzhen. It was named as Shenzhen International Cultural Industries Fair. The fair was written into The Experimental Work Plan of Shenzhen Cultural Structure Reform and The Progr...


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  • In April 2005, in order to further develop ICIF into a market-oriented trade fair, according to the proposal by the Party Committee and Government of Shenzhen City, Shenzhen International Cultural Ind...


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  • The 2nd ICIF was opened in Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center on May 18th, 2006. Chen Zhili, the State Councilor, Li Congjun, Deputy Director of the CPC Publicity Department, Zhao Weisui, Deput...


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  • In January, 2007, Ministry of Commerce of the P.R.C. joined as one of the hosts of ICIF. The event’s function as an export platform for Chinese cultural products and services has been further strengt...


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  • The 4th ICIF was opened in Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center on May 16th, 2008. Liu Yunshan, member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Secretary General of the Secretariat o...


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  • In 2009, the number of hosts of ICIF increased again. China Council for the Promotion of International Trade joined ICIF as one of the hosts. The domestic and international resources of ICIF were furt...


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  • Led by the CPC Publicity Department, “the Coordinating Leaders Team for ICIF” was set up in January, 2010, forming an organization mechanism that ICIF would be directed and hosted by the ministries,...


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  • The 7th ICIF was opened in Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center on May 13, 2011. Liu Yunshan, member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Secretary General of the Secretariat of ...


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  • The 8th ICIF was opened in Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center on May, 18th, 2012. Liu Yunshan, member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Secretary General of the Secretariat ...


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  • The 9th ICIF was opened in Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center on May 17th, 2013. Liu Qibao, Member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Secretary General of Secretariat of Cent...


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  • On May 15, 2014, the 10th ICIF opened at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center. Liu Qibao, Member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Secretary General of Secretariat of Cent...


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  • On May 14-18, 2015, the 11th ICIF had been held at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center.


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  • On May 12th-16th, 2016, the 12th ICIF had been held at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center.


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