On June 12, 2017, at the Banff World Media Festival AMPIA signed an historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a delegation from the Administration of Press, Publication, Radio Film & TV, Guangdong Province (APPRTF) in support of Chinese- Alberta co-productions and enhance export opportunities for Alberta producers.
Signing the document were AMPIA Chair Mr. Michael Jorgensen and Mr. Liu Xiaoyi, Deputy Director-General, APPRTF, Guangdong Province. Following the MOU Signing, AMPIA hosted a ‘Working with Alberta’ session where Alberta Media Producers had the opportunity to meet and hear from the Guangdong delegation, and learn how potential partnerships may be formed.
AMPIA will be organizing a delegation of Alberta Producers to travel to China in the Fall. Details will be announced soon!