2019 Shenzhen College and University Singer Contest& Opening Ceremony of UTSZ Conference Center

Oct 29, 2019
Update: Nov 14, 2019

Tocommemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Founding of PRC, the "Kaisa Cup" New Literature and Arts - 2019 Shenzhen College and University Singer Contest and University Town of Shenzhen Conference Center opening ceremony was held on the evening of September 27 in the University Town of Shenzhen Conference Center.

The guests present at the event included Liu Ying, Director of Management Office of University Town of Shenzhen; Dai Xingyi, Deputy Director of Management Office of University Town of Shenzhen; Zhou Shiqing, Director of the Comprehensive and Development Division of Management Office of University Town of Shenzhen; Li Guifen, Deputy Director of Libraryof University Town of Shenzhen; Guan Tian, Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee of Shenzhen International Graduate School of Tsinghua University; An Xiaopeng, Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee of Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School; Yao Yingxue, Vice President of Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen); Yuan Ping, Director of the Art Institute of Shenzhen Vocational and Technical College;Ye Qiao, Deputy Secretary of the Youth League Committee of Guangdong Xin'an Vocational and Technical College; Du Shanshan, Director of the Shenzhen Musicians Association; Zhong Mingying, Senior Director of the Shenzhen Radio, Film and Television Group; Luo Xueyu, Director of Shenzhen Singers Association; Rao Xiaoyan, Member of the Shenzhen Musicians Association;Song Wenhu, Manager of Kaisa Shenzhen Regional Administration and Human Resources Department, etc.

The event officially started at 7 pm. 22 university teachers and students and leading guests sang "Me and My Motherland" in chorus, and the interpretation instantly gorged the whole atmosphere. The audience sang in unison or waved the national flag in such lively atmosphere to jointly express the love to the motherland.

In the early stage of the Shenzhen College and University Singer Contest, more than 100 contestants from 13 colleges in Shenzhen participated in the Contest. In addition to the master degree and Ph.D candidates, participants also include foreign students, professors and lecturers. Through the previous events, 15 college students finally came to the finals. After three rounds of tight rivalry, He Qianyingfrom Shenzhen University won the championship with his excellent singing skills and stage performance, while Gan Zilongfrom Shenzhen Vocational and Technical College and Huang Qianhuifrom Shenzhen University won the 1strunner-up and 2ndrunner-up respectively.XieMengdiefrom Shenzhen Institute of Information Technology won the Best Performance Award. Shu Huazhangfrom Southern University of Science and Technology won the Best Voice Award and Most Popular Award. Hong Yuqifrom Shenzhen Vocational and Technical College won the Most Potential Award.

It is worth mentioning that many contestants have chosen classic songs to send heartfelt blessings to the motherland to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Founding of PRC. For example, XieMengdie from Shenzhen Institute of Information Technology sang the song "The Story of Spring", Gan Yichen from Southern University of Science and Technology sang the song "The Pearl of the Orient" and Shawei from Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School sang the song "I Love You China". They all shared the infinite enthusiasm and attachment to the motherland in a melodious manner to prepare such birthday gifts to China's 70th anniversary.

At the event, Liu Ying, Director of Management Office of University Town of Shenzhen, and the other leaders from University Town of Shenzhen jointly touched the enabler and announced the opening of University Town of Shenzhen Conference Center. The planning of University Town of Shenzhen Conference Center was approved in 2015 and officially completed in 2019. It has four functions - conference, event performance, exhibition and teaching lectures, which can support various universities to carry out important international academic conferences, large-scale campus cultural activities, various public classes, public welfare lectures as well as exhibitions of teaching and scientific research achievements. These can effectively promote international academicexchanges and cooperation, promote the development of campus culture, realize the sharing of teaching and research resources in University Town of Shenzhen, highlight the academic style of famous universities, and further enhance campus cultural atmosphere. The academic atmosphere will help enlighten the wisdom and ignite the dream in the new round of innovation and development of University Town of Shenzhen.