Shanghai International Film & TV Festival and TCDIC, made a joint announcement today that during the 23rd Shanghai TV Festival to be held this June, they will co-host the Shanghai International Film & TV Festival NAB Show Shanghai at the Shanghai New International Expo Center.
Alliance between two powers to showcase the latest technologies
Founded in 1986, Shanghai TV Festival (STVF) is an international TV festival consisting of various comprehensive programs, including Magnolia Awards for International TV Programs, The Magnolia Showcase, International Film and TV Market – TV Market, NAB Show Shanghai, STVFORUM and Magnolia Awards Ceremony. Always adhering to the idea of running a forward-looking and international festival, STVF fully leverages its platform resources advantages, actively promotes international cooperation, emphasizes enhancing professionalism and interactivity, and keeps innovating while respecting inheritance. After 30 years of brand building, STVF now enjoys a good reputation and extensive influence in the industry, and has become one of the most important exchange and cooperation platforms for the international TV community in Asia.
NAB Show originated in the United States, and it is a first-class exhibition in the world for radio broadcasting, film, TV and digital media technologies, widely recognized in these areas. NAB Show Shanghai since its debut in China in 2015, has been devoted to creating a world-class exhibition where all practitioners in China and the Asian Pacific region could experience and display the cutting-edge new digital media technologies, where the up-to-date businesses and technological business formats are captured and where the global business and technological elites are gathered and connected. TCDIC is the host company of NAB Show Shanghai.
It is reported that after over a year of negotiating and discussing, the two sides finally reached the agreement of cooperation which will take place in this year’s Shanghai International Film & TV Festival NAB Show Shanghai . Shanghai International Film & TV Festival and NAB Show Shanghai will build an alliance of two powers, share resources, display and introduce the latest technological development based on their resources in the field of media, pass around global news in the industry and enhance the improvement of the upstream and downstream of the radio broadcasting, film and television technologies and equipment industry chain.
Share the resources and build a global digital content ecosphere
From June 13 to 15, 2017, Shanghai TV Festival and NAB Show Shanghai will work together and create a world-class media feast for international radio broadcasting, film, TV and digital media industries during the 23rd Shanghai TV Festival. Through exhibition, summit and practical training, the fair will build a global digital content ecosphere from multiple dimensions.
At the fair, around 300 companies will show their latest technologies and media solutions in the 20000-square-meter exhibition halls at Shanghai New International Expo Center, to meet diversified demands for future businesses and to enhance the integrated development of global digital content ecosphere exhibition areas and exhibits. Around 50 speakers from 20 countries in the world will talk to their peers in China at the NAB Show GIX, which will focus on addressing topics such as innovative business models and technological applications in global digital content ecosphere and showcasing the latest media technologies that are being developed and used in China. Globally-renowned experts involved in the production of Hacksaw Ridge and Ironman 2 will attend the China Film and Television Making and Postproduction Practical Training and unravel the mysteries behind award-winning blockbusters in global market.
According to a report made public by China Industry Research about the current development and prospect of digital content market in China 2015-2020, developed countries, due to their advancements in information technology and creative content, are still leading the development of global digital content industry. Developing countries are also increasing their scale and competitiveness in digital content through innovations in policies, technologies, culture and so on. Shanghai International Film & TV Festival NAB Show Shanghai will be committed to breaking the ecological barriers between radio broadcasting, film, TV, Internet, telecommunication, artificial intelligence and Internet of Things, and to building a new platform that would lead the integrated cross-border development and to enhancing the forming of a global digital content ecosphere.