CreateSmart Initiative
Project Ref: CSI/0908/0017
Project Title: New-Generation Global Promotion and Distribution Platform for Hong Kong Comics
Applicant Organization: The Hong Kong Comics and Animation Federation
Approved Funding: HK$1,936,440
Brief description
of the Project:
The CSI will give funding support to the Hong Kong Comics and Animation Federation (HKCAF) to develop a smart-phone platform for publishing Hong Kong comic works. The project aims to develop a new-generation platform for migrating the paper-based comic works to be published, promoted and distributed on mobile network to the international markets.

The platform will help publicise Hong Kong's comic works in the international market, develop its brands globally, and encourage creative content development in Hong Kong.
Event Date:
1) Aug – Sep 2010 : First stage recruitment of comics titles
PRESS RELEASE (Chinese Only)

2) 7 Jan 2011 : 'Hong Kong Comics App' launched
PRESS RELEASE (Chinese Only)

3) 10 Jan – 11 Feb 2011 : Second stage recruitment of comic titles
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4) 13 Jun – 29 Jul 2011 : Third stage recruitment of comic titles
For further details, click HERE
Contact Information:
Contact Person : Mr Vincent Yeung, Contact Person : Mr Vincent Yeung, Consultant, Hong Kong Productivity Council
Telephone : 2788 5714
Email address : sny@hkpc.org

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