Culture and Creativity Award - Recognising alumni who have carved a career for themselves in arts and culture. We are looking for individuals who can demonstrate their artistic ingenuity, influence and creativity. 

Xie Yi – graduate of King's College London,University of Westminster

Yi Xie  is a pioneer in immersive entertainment industry between UK and China. As Representative in China for Society of London Theatre (SoLT), Yi has produced a few world-class licensed immersive theatres in China, had has been selected as senior associate by China Amusement Park Association, China National Innovation Alliance and Shanghai Cultural and Creative Association. Yi is now bringing more international productions into China and aiming for telling China stories to the world. 

Li Bohao – graduate of University of Cambridge, University of the Arts, London

Bohao Li is the first and only individual consultant from China who signed a consultancy contract with the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Creative Economy Program in Geneva, Switzerland. The global governance of the creative industries is at a crossroad and Bohao Li’s PhD at University of Cambridge is ground-breaking as well as unprecedented in a sense that he proposed a new governance framework of design & creative industries for innovation policy makers.

Gong Li – graduate of University of Edinburgh

Li Gong is an international documentary filmmaker whose work focuses on building trust and understanding among people of diverse backgrounds. Her work has gained over 200 million viewers on platforms including the Discovery Channel, ICTV France, China Central Television and Dragon TV. Hermost recent film, ‘The Sinking of the Lisbon Maru’, uncovers a forgotten war tragedy about 828 British prisoners of war battened into a torpedoed Japanese ship and lost lives in the East China Sea.