2019 Ningbo Characteristic Cultural Industry Fair to open on April 12

Category: Ningbo News
Published: Monday, 15 April 2019 14:41

On April 9th, it was learned from the relevant press conference that the 4th China (Ningbo) Characteristic Cultural Industry Fair, which was jointly hosted by the Provincial Party Committee Propaganda Department and the Municipal Government, will open on April 12 for a three-day extension.


The theme of the fair is “Building a Cultural Metropolitan Circle”. The main venue is located in Ningbo International Convention and Exhibition Center with an exhibition area of 40,000 square meters. There are 6 theme pavilions, namely“International Cultural Creation” and “City Creation", "Traditional Culture and Modern Living Integration", "Cultural Bonded Trade and Art Design", "Cultural Science and Technology Finance Integration" and "Cultural Ningbo 2020". More than 160 groups and more than 1,000 companies will participate in the event, including 23 overseas delegations and more than 270 overseas enterprises, from 17 countries and regions around the world. The organizing committee has invited more than 50,000 Chinese and foreign businessmen, and it is estimated that more than 320,000 people will visit this fair.

This year's Cultural Fair will strive to build a highland and benchmark for the development of the cultural industry, launching the concept of the guest country of honor for the first time, and inviting Italy as a guest country of honor. The integration of traditional culture and modern life will be further strengthened at this fair. The famous museums such as the Palace Museum of Beijing, Nanjing Museum, Guangdong Provincial Museum and Liangzhu Museum will bring the featured cultural and derivative products to the fair. In 2019, the art college alliance exhibition area will be first established. The domestic art schools such as the Central Academy of Fine Arts, the Qinghua Academy, and the China Academy of Art will exhibit the latest works of art. The Cultural Fair also features the Ningbo 2020 Theme Pavilion and the Cultural Finance Zone.


In addition to the exhibition, this year's fair will organize 17 various supporting activities, including the main forum, special theme activities, investment matchmakings, cultural performances and so on. The former Dean of the Palace Museum, Shan Jixiang, will attend the opening ceremony and present the third season of "New in the Forbidden City". The awarding ceremony of the 2nd China Design Awards“Tourism Creative Products” design competition will be held concurrently. In addition, it will hold the Digital Culture Industry Summit Forum, China Ningbo Film and Television Culture Summit Forum, the 31st World Model Miss Competition China Finals and the International Finals Preview Conference, “Fashion in Ningbo” Non-legacy Exhibition, 2019 "One Belt and One Road" International Children's Music Festival, the national cultural and creative industry new model peak matchmaking meeting.

During the Cultural Expo, the opening ceremony of the Sino-British (Ningbo) Cultural and Creative Industry Cooperation Base and the China-English Business Matchmaking Meeting will be held