The European Commission and the Chinese authorities are jointly launching a policy dialogue on culture and organising at the same time a first ever EU-China Cultural Industries Forum, which takes place in Shenzhen (China) on 15May 2009.
The Forum will be opened by Mrs. Odile Quintin, Director General of DG EAC at the European Commission, as well as Mr. Mr. CAI Wu, Chinese Minister of Culture (MoC).
It will be highlight of the 2009 edition of the well-known International Cultural Industries Fair (ICIF), taking place annually in Shenzhen (Guangdong Province), as the first event accompanying the newly established policy dialogue on culture between the EC and Chinese authorities, launched by both sides at this same occasion.
To find out more:
The EU-China Cultural Industries site: