CreateSmart Initiative
Project Ref: CSI/1106/0137
Project Title: Promote Hong Kong Animation and Movie Creative Talents via 13th DigiCon6 Awards (Hong Kong)
Applicant Organization: Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Association Limited (HKDEA)
Approved Funding: HK$436,760
Brief description
of the Project:
The CSI has provided funding support to HKDEA, in collaboration with Hong Kong Productivity Council, to organize the 13th DigiCon6 Awards (Hong Kong) which aims to promote the Hong Kong animation works and groom local talents in the industry. The Project will select 13 local winning entries, among which 5 top winners will be participating in the HK delegation to attend the DigiCon6 Awards to be held in Japan by Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Inc. (TBS). The series of activities to be organized under this Project include –

  • Sending 5 local winners to attend the Awards Presentation Ceremony, company visits and associated networking activities to be held in Japan
  • Organising 1 Creative Master Workshop and 1 High School Seminar to be conducted by 2 Japanese animation producers
  • Staging the Hong Kong Certificate Presentation Ceremony and arranging a post-event sharing session
  • Holding 3 to 4 school talks at tertiary institutions.
Event Date: 1) Nov 2011 : Participation in the DigiCon6 Awards Presentation Ceremony and related activities in Japan

2) Oct/Nov 2011 : Creative Master Workshop and High School Seminar in HK

3) Jan/Feb 2012 : Hong Kong Certificate Presentation Ceremony and Post-event Sharing Session

4) Dec 2011 – Apr 2012 : School talks

OFFICIAL WEBSITE
Contact Information: Contact Person : Mr Gabriel Pang, Chairman, HKDEA
Telephone : 2169 8599
Email address: gabriel@hkdea.org

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