9 June 2022, Thursday | 13:00 – 14:00 BST via Zoom
Dr Hiu Man Chan, Founder & Director, UK-China Film Collab
Dr Xiaosong Yang, Associate Professor, National Centre for Computer Animation, Bournemouth University
Dr Pearl Wang, Associate Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
This panel will introduce the latest AHRC funded project led by Dr Xiaosong Yang. The “UK-China Research and Innovation Collaboration in Cloud-based Virtual Film Production (UCCVP)” project aims to explore and investigate the status of cloud-based virtual film production in both the UK and China, identifying the key challenges of cross-country remote coordination and developing future strategic plans for UK-China collaborations in the film industry. The project will deliver a thorough market research report to inform and guide research institutes in the UK for future investment in working with China, and build a collaborative network in research and innovation, including beneficiaries in both academic and industrial communities from the two countries.