From 19 to 20 November, the Academic Seminar on "Cultivation of Omni-media Broadcasting and Hosting Talents: The New Path and New Mode" was successfully held at the Changlin Road Campus of Shanghai Theatre Academy (STA). The seminar was co-sponsored by the College of Film, Shanghai Theatre Academy and the Shanghai Television Artists Association, and hosted by the Broadcasting and Hosting Division of the STA College of Film. More than 300 experts and scholars from across the country and teachers and students of STA participated in the seminar in an online and offline-combined mode, discussing the new path for the cultivation of broadcasting and hosting talents in the omnimedia age, and exploring the new mode for the cultivation of broadcasting and hosting talents in the omnimedia era.
Huang Changyong, Deputy Party Secretary and President of the Shanghai Theatre Academy, Teng Junjie, Vice Chairman of the Shanghai Federation of Literary and Art Circles and Chairman of Shanghai Television Artists Association, Hu Min, Deputy Party Secretary of the Shanghai Theatre Academy; Li Zhenlin, Dean, Doctoral Supervisor and Professor of the College of Film, Shanghai Theatre Academy, Zhang Zhongnian, Former Vice President, Doctoral Supervisor and Professor of the Shanghai Theatre Academy, attended the opening ceremony in person and delivered speeches. Yao Xishuang, Professor of the Communication University of China and National Educational Inspector, and Gao Guiwu, Dean, Doctoral supervisor and Professor of the of the Department of Audio-Visual Communication, School of Journalism, Renmin University of China, attended the opening ceremony and delivered speeches online. The opening ceremony was presided over by Dong Jian, Vice Dean and Professor of the College of Film, Shanghai Theatre Academy.
In the keynote speeches session, many guests of honor made keynote speeches, including Professor Wang Qun of the East China Normal University, Professor Li Hongyan of the Communication University of China, Professor Bi Yiming, School of the Nanjing Normal University, Shen Zhuyin, a famous announcer from the industry, He Jie, Chief Commentator of the Integrated Media Centre of Shanghai Radio and Television Station, and Professor Wu Honglin, a retired expert of STA. The keynote speeches session was hosted by Fei Yong, Director of the Broadcasting and Hosting Arts Division, STA College of Film.
During the two-day seminar, the participants expressed their opinions freely focusing on the topic of "The Inheritance and Development, Exploration and Innovation, Exploration and Creation, Structure and Integration of the Discipline Construction and Talent Training of the Broadcasting and Hosting Subject in the Omnimedia Era". A number of experts, professors and scholars, including Jin Wei, a host of the Dragon TV of Shanghai Radio and TV Station and a resident artist of STA, Han Yongsheng, General Party Branch Secretary of the STA College of Film, and Du Youjun, a professor of the School of Media and Arts, Shanghai University of Sport, served as the moderators and commentators of the seminar. Professor Wu Yajun, Professor Liu Yundan and Associate Professor Dong Bingyu of the Central Academy of Drama, Professor Jin Jianzai of the Communication University of Zhejiang, and Professor Zhan Di of the Shenzhen University spoke at the seminar.
The closing ceremony was held at noon on 20 November. Liu Qing, Vice President and Professor of the Shanghai Theatre Academy, Cao Kefan, Vice Chairman of the Shanghai Television Artists Association and Chief Moderator of the Shanghai Radio and TV Station, Jiang Changjian, Doctor of Political Science and Associate Professor of the Fudan University, Dong Jian, Vice Dean and Professor of the STA College of Film, and Han Yongsheng, General Party Branch Secretary of the STA College of Film, attended the closing ceremony and delivered speeches. After the meeting, the online and offline participants took a group phone with the supporting staff of the seminar. We look forward to seeing you at next year’s seminar.