Creative Expo Taiwan (CET)
Starting in 2010, the Ministry of Culture organized and launched the Taiwan International Cultural and Creative Industry Expo (TICCIE). Within four years, the scale of the TICCIE has expanded along with the awareness of the Taiwanese cultural creative brands that have been exhibited and established. The Ministry of Culture focuses on the main objectives of the TICCIE, provides cultural creative merchandise, services trade platforms and bridges the gaps between production, sales and distribution. In addition, it continues to convey the Taiwanese cultural creative industries transformation trends and values to the national public as well as internationally in order to increase the overall industry competition on a world stage. This not only maintains the superior position of Taiwanese cultural creative industries in the Chinese circle but also vigorously enters the global market!
“Creative Expo Taiwan (CET)” 2014 – 2017 Mid- and Long Term Plans
The distinguishing characteristic of cultural creative industries is to promote an overall life environment by applying creation or culture. Cultural creative industries are generally aggregated in the city regions with cultural activities, especially in an atmosphere surrounded by landmark buildings and historical streets which would attract a large segment of cultural creatives and establish small businesses in order to have a close connection with the everyday life of the general public. Creative Expo Taiwan (CET) 2015 will be held in three historical exhibition halls including Songshan Cultural & Creative Park (SCCP), Huashan 1914 Creative Park, and the Taipei Expo Park. At the same time, CET 2015 will connect with the surrounding cultural life circles. During the exposition, a variety of relevant activities will be combined with surrounding businesses to provide buyers, media and the general public an experience of Taiwanese high quality of life styles in all necessities. The central message of cultural creatives and the achievement of the exhibition goal are to lead a Chinese high quality style of life and to promote the trend of Chinese cultural creative industries!
The City is the Exhibition Hall丨The entire city will be blended into the Creative EXPO Taiwan, and the Creative EXPO Taiwan will become a window into the development of Chinese life circles in order to produce additive and multiplier effects.
The Exhibition Hall is the Life丨The exhibition activities will be run by organizations and businesses to create opportunities for industries, corporations and city residents to motivate the consumerism of cultural tourists.