The announcement and launching ceremony: Vietnam Digital Content Creation Awards - VCA 2023
On September 12, 2023, Vietnam Digital Content Creation Awards (VCA 2023) was officially announced to be organized for the first time by Vietnam Digital Communications Association (VDCA). The award aims to honor outstanding digital content authors and creations and recognizes exemplary individuals contributing to the development of the digital content creation industry.
The scene of the meeting
In recent years, content creation has become a multi-trillion-dollar industry globally. In Vietnam, 2022 data shows that at least 20,000 employees are operating in the content creation field, with a revenue of up to 800 million USD.
Therefore, VCA 2023 was established to encourage the digital content creation community to create high-quality content products with profound cultural and educational value, bringing good value to domestic and international users, contributing to the development of Vietnam's digital content industry, film industry, cultural industry, and the country's digital economy as well. The award will be organized annually, chaired by VDCA and assigned to the Digital Content Creation Alliance (DCCA).
Dr. Ngo Phuong Lan - Chairman of the Joint Examination Council, Chairman of the Association for the Promotion and Development of Vietnamese Cinema, Vice Chairman of the Central Theoretical Council, literary and artistic criticism
In the opening ceremony, Dr. Nguyen Minh Hong, Chairman of VDCA, said: "VCA 2023 is organized to promote the spirit of work and dedication of organizations and individuals. We promote and encourage innovation and creativity to develop many Vietnamese digital content products to reach out globally, contributing to making Vietnam a country with a strongly developed digital content industry."
Dr. Nguyen Minh Hong, Chairman of Vietnam Digital Communications Association and Head of the organizing committee, gave the opening speech at the ceremony
According to the initially announced information about the award, applications will be voted in two rounds, Preliminary and Final, awarding two groups across seven categories:
Group 1: Awards for Outstanding Digital Content Works/Products
Category 1: Outstanding Short Films
Category 2: Outstanding Animation Films
Category 3: Outstanding Advertising Films
Category 4: Outstanding Educational Content Products
Group 2: Awards for Businesses, Organizations, and Individuals
Category 5: Outstanding Digital Content Creators
Category 6: Community-Oriented Digital Content Creators
Category 7: Promising Digital Content Creators
The winner will receive a Certificate and a Commemorative Cup from VDCA. In particular, the award for the Outstanding Animation Film will come with an additional cash prize sponsored by Sconnect.
Guests take pictures at the ceremony hall
▶︎ Applications will be received from September 12 to November 30, 2023.
▶︎ The award ceremony is scheduled to take place at the end of December 2023 in Hanoi, Vietnam.
▶︎ Candidates interested in participating are kindly requested to submit their applications online through the Award's Information Portal.