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Professor Robin King participated in a Summit Dialogue.

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Professor Robin King participated in a Summit Dialogue.

 
 

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Professor Michael Yamashita participated in Summit Dialogue

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Professor Michael Yamashita participated in Summit Dialogue

 
 

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DeTao Masters Academy launches cooperation with China’s film production giant

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The Shanghai Film Group Corporation (SFGC) and DeTao Group reached a strategic cooperation agreement to produce no less than one film a year. This cooperation is expected to bring China’s film industry one step closer to international standards, improve the country’s innovation capabilities, and ultimately contribute to industrial development as a whole. A signing ceremony was held in Shanghai on November 12, 2011.

 

Attendees at the ceremony included Gong Xueping, Permanent Member of the National People’s Congress and Honorary President of SIVA; Ren Zhonglun and Wang Tianyun, President and Vice President of SFGC; George Lee and John Xia, Chairman and President of DeTao Group; Fan Xiping, Chairman of Shanghai Shendi Group Corporation; Xue Peijian, President of Shanghai Media & Entertainment Group; Wang Hongwei, Executive Manager of China Jianyin Cultural Industry Fund; and Peng Jianming, Deputy Director of CCTV News Center. Sir John Daniel, former Assistant Director-General of Education UNESCO, and Prof. Hartmut Esslinger, DeTao Master of Strategic Industrial Design, also attended the ceremony along with 12 other DeTao masters.

 
 

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DeTao masters visit Lujiazui Financial & Trade Zone

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On Sep. 4, 2011, Five DeTao masters: Prof. Robin King, Prof. Makoto Watanabe, Prof. Haim Dottan, Prof. Jin Yan, Prof. Mathis Heller and senior executives of the DeTao Masters Academy (DTMA) paid a visit to Lujiazui Finance and Economic Zone, an important financial district in Pudong, Shanghai, among the 185 development zones in mainland China. They also attended the 6th Conference of the International Advisory Group of the Shanghai Institute of Visual Art (SIVA), Fudan University.

 
 

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When the Western Philosophy of Industrial Design Confronts its Oriental Counterpart -- Summit Dialogue Between DeTao Mas......more

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(Beijing, May 20th) The show “Summit Dialogue with Detao Masters – Designing the Wings of Human” was put on in the 2ndF studio of the Information Center of Beijing 101 Middle School on May 20th. The event was sponsored by DeTao and the school. DeTao President John Xia, Ms. Guo Han, Principal of the school, and Ms. Huang Wuxiu, Vice-Chairman of the China Industrial Design Association attended the event. Friends from the press, professionals of the industrial design community and the faculty and students of the school were present to hear the observations of the oriental and the western masters of industrial design. The event was given full coverage by mainstream media including CCTV and BTV.

 
 

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The Shanghai Cultural and Creative Industry Clustering (CCIC) Building

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The Shanghai Cultural and Creative Industry Clustering (CCIC) Building

 
 

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Sir John Daniel held a Wisdom Collection event with DTMA Masters at SIVA.

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Sir John Daniel, former Assistant Director-General for Education at UNESCO and a world-leading education expert, opened his Knowledge Media Institute (KMI) in Shanghai. During his stay in China, he held a Wisdom Collection event with DTMA Masters at SIVA.

 
 

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CCIC and five new master studios launched

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On 26 June 2011, the Beijing DeTao Masters Academy (DTMA) in cooperation with the Shanghai Institute of Visual Art (SIVA) launched the Shanghai Cultural and Creative Industry Clustering (CCIC) project. The launching ceremony was attended by Gong Xueping, honorary president of SIVA; George Lee, DTMA Chairman; and John Xia, DTMA President.On the same day, five DeTao masters opened the following studios at SIVA: Sir John Daniel's Knowledge Media Institute, Dr. Shui-Yan Tang's Public Governance Studio, Prof. Haim Dotan's Community Planning and Green Architecture Studio, Prof. Matias del Campo's Low Carbon Architecture Studio, Prof. Mathias Heller's Automobile and Industrial Design Studio.

 
 
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Professor Milton E. McGiffen Jr,DeTao Master of Sustainable Agriculture, Food Systems, Organic Agriculture, and Weed Management, visited in Shangdong.

Yang Xi......more

On June 17, 2014, Mr. Yang Xiong, Deputy Secretary of CPC Shanghai Municipal Committee dnaMayor of Shanghai, paid a visit to DeTao with a delegation of municipal officials.

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(Shanghai, Sep. 4) On the morning of Sep. 4, Mr. Wu Zhiming, Chairman of CPPCC (Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference) Shanghai Committee, headed a delegation to visit the DeTao CCIC Building in Shanghai. Accompanied by DeTao President Mr. John Xia, Chairman Wu, together with Mr. Gong Xueping, President of SIVA (Shanghai Institute of Visual Art), visited a couple of studios within the Detao Academy.

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On the morning of June 17, Mr. Chen Ci, Member of the Standing Committee of CPC Hainan Provincial Committee and Party Secretary of CPC Haikou Municipal Committee, visited DeTao Shanghai Center and was warmly received by DeTao Chairman Mr. George Lee.
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At 13:30 on July 10, SIVA·DeTao Advanced Class Environmental Design Class (Ecological Design) in the charge of Professor Haim Dotan, DeTao Master Pioneer Ecological Architect & Poet, inaugurated the design exhibition of 2014-2015 second semester in Exhibition Hall 2 of DeTao CCIC Building at Shanghai Institute of Visual Art.

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On June 9, the Student Exhibit of the 2013 SIVA - DeTao Animation Class opened at DeTao Masters Academy, Shanghai Institute of Visual Art (SIVA). The displayed works were created over the second semester of the first academic year. The show would run for two weeks until June 20.

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The 2014 SIVA·DeTao Advanced Class Classical Guitar Class held its semester concert at Shanghai Institute of Visual Art on the afternoon of June 29. The students demonstrated their development in areas of technique, interpretation, expressiveness, and teamwork.

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On the afternoon of June 18, the 2015 SIVA·DeTao Advanced Class - Fashion and Costume Design (Fashion·Knitwear·Sportswear) Class held a Freshman Fashion Show, featuring stunning designs by passionate undergraduates.
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Mark Chait has now successfully launched the only Hollywood-style Film Scoring Studio in China.

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DeTao Master of Architecture, Computational Design & Ecology, Prof. Matias del Campo & DeTao Master of Architecture, Computational Design & Ecology, Prof. Sandra Manninger's Studio

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DeTao Master of Landscape Design and Themed Environments, Prof. Tina Hart & DeTao Master of Landscape Design and Themed Environments, Prof. Kim Jarrett's Studio

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DeTao Master of Automotive & Industrial Design & Sustainable Urban Concepts, Prof. Mathis Heller's Studio
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At the invitation of DeTao, government officials from Flanders Province, Belgium, and leaders of Hogeschool West-Vlaanderen (a university in West Flanders) visited DeTao CCIC Building in Shanghai on June 9. During the visit, DeTao and Hogeschool West-Vlaanderen entered into an agreement of international cooperation.

DeTao I......more

DeTao Institute of Green Investment initiated by DeTao was inaugurated on February 24, 2014, in Shanghai. It brings together celebrated experts and scholars from both home and abroad to work out financial solutions to China’s environmental problems.

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DeTao and Suzhou Anbang Property entered into an agreement of knowledge capital licensing in Shanghai’s DeTao CCIC Building on May 18, 2015.

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The Exchange Visit of Foshan Industry Cluster and DeTao Global Innovation Resource was held in Shanghai on Apr. 24. Representatives from Foshan, including 91ant.com, signed the agreement of cooperation with DeTao and vowed to give full play to their respective strengths, build a new intelligent city of Foshan, and enhance industry innovation and upgrading.
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Professor Robin King participated in a Summit Dialogue.

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Professor Michael Yamashita participated in Summit Dialogue

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Sir John Daniel and Professor Uvalic-Trumbic Collecting the Wisdom of Professor De Ritis

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Professor Pete! Ford participated in Summit Dialogue.
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On the morning of January 18, 2014, DeTao Master of Ecological City Planning and Urban Design — Professor J. Alexander Schmidt delivered a lecture ‘The Learning City - Beauty, Mobility, Health, Economy, and Technology in Harmony’. The lecture took place at Shanghai Library, and was viewed by the local residents who were recently plagued by the city’s haze.

DeTao M......more

On the evening of March 14, Professor J. Alexander Schmidt, DeTao Master of City Planning and Urban Design, delivered a thought-provoking lecture at Peking University as an installment of the DeTao Lectures Series – Dialogue with Global Innovative Masters. His lecture examined the environmental problems triggered by rapid urbanization, and searched for corresponding solutions.

The Sig......more

On June 12 at the Detao Masters Academy, the entire faculty and students of the 2013 SIVA-DeTao Animation Class attended the Signature of Cooperation Press Conference between Professor Scott Ross and DeTao.

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On March 28, Professor David Geber, DeTao Master of Cello and Chamber Music, delivered a lecture on the true essence of classical music as an installment of the DeTao Lecture Series – Dialogue with Global Innovative Masters.