Quebec - China Symposium Series
2nd Edition: Symposium on Performing Arts and Technology
Ce projet s'inscrit dans le contexte de la mise en œuvre d'une mesure du Plan culturel numérique du Québec.
Co-production Resources Workshop
Entertainment Technology Summit
Notable Speakers and Guests
Dean of Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science (ENCS) and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Concordia University.
Dean of Faculty of Fine Arts, Concordia University
Bon Cop, Bad Cop 2 Director; Canadian Film Director, screenwriter; CCIFF Ambassador
His first feature film “La Bouteille” (2000) earned him a nomination for the Genie Award for Best Achievement in Direction. Mr. Desrochers is also well known for his most recent work, “Bon Cop Bad Cop 2” (2017), that became the highest-grossing film ever in Quebec and received a Canadian Screen Awards nomination. He was also invited as guest speaker at the International Technology Forum of the Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF).
CCIFF Co-director, Affiliate Assistant Professor, Concordia; Co-founder of mDreams Pictures, Inc. and mDreams Stage Research and Creation Group (3D Graphics Group), Concordia University. Technical lead on the Illimitable Space System (ISS) project and its OpenISS core. ET Summit General Chair.
联合董事、康考迪亚大学委任教授、mDreams Stage, Concordia University; mDreams Pictures, Inc. 联合创始人
A research-creation group housed in Concordia University specializing in Human-Computer Interaction and interactive media for theatre and performance production. mDreams Stage 是在康考迪亚大学的一个研究小组，专门从事人机交互和剧院及表演制作的互动媒体的研究。
Senior Scientist at Google VR and Adjunct Research Professor of Computer Science in the Viterbi School of Engineering at the University of Southern California, working within the Vision and Graphics Laboratory at the USC Institute for Creative Technologies.
Chief Executive Officer of Québec Film and Television Council
Managing Partner of Montréal chez MASSIVart
Founder and CEO of OVA (ViveX Batch II accelerator / HEC Montreal accelerator alumni) OVA’s StellarX is a tool for non-programmers that want to collaborate together and develop their own interactive XR environments — and through simple grab-and-drop creation. We are a new Minecraft for immersive skill-building.
Team lead and architect of AI Team at Huawei Toronto Research Centre. Wei’s main research interests are interdisciplinary, drawing on both artificial intelligence (AI) and human-computer interaction (HCI). In particular, his past and present work/interests fall into the following areas: machine learning, applied knowledge representations and automatic reasoning.
MM2 was established in Shanghai Free Trade Zone in 2013. It is also the first batch of registered cultural film and television enterprises in Shanghai Free Trade Zone. MM2 is mainly engaged in film and television content investment, production, distribution and integrated marketing. In response to the basic national policy of “One Belt, One Road”, Shanghai MM2 actively promotes the business of Chinese content to overseas, including overseas distribution, international exchange, joint production, strategic investment, etc. Shanghai MM2 has developed its business to Singapore, Malaysia and China. Hong Kong, China,Taiwan, the United States and Los Angeles. 上海MM2文化传播有限公司2013年在上海自贸区成立，也是上海自贸区内第一批注册的文化影视企业，上海MM2以影视内容投资、制作、发行、整合营销为主营业务。为了响应“一带一路”的基本国策，上海MM2积极地推进中国内容走向海外的各项业务，包括海外发行、国际交流、联合制作、战略投资等，上海MM2已将业务发展到新加坡、马来西亚、中国香港、中国台湾、美国洛杉矶等地。
Head of International Partnerships District 3 Innovation Center District 3 is a startup accelerator and entrepreneurial community located within Concordia University in downtown Montréal where students alumni and academic leaders share ideas and generate new products. Gisleine works at District 3 to build engagement collaboration and innovation with international partners. Ultimately to propel entrepreneurs to reach promising markets by accelerating access to knowledge skills markets customers network and the capital they need to build their international strategy to scale up and act internationally.
Carpediem Film & TV Inc.
Attraction.ca A truly innovative model in the media industry and entertainment in Québec since 2002, Attraction aims to establish a truly creative synergy within its group. To achieve its goal, Attraction identifies, unifies and brings together the talents generators of content for television, film, and advertising in traditional and emerging media.
Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group A Montreal-based Privately-held company that specializes in Video Design, Set Design, Lighting, and New Technology.
Holographic Projection System Information Technology and Services Musion Canada is a privately held company specializing in the development of scenic special effects technologies and the design of three-dimensional holographic image delivery systems.
Jintian Film Production Company
YPR Media Agency