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Creative industries professionals in
(i)music: recording engineers, mastering engineers, cutting/pressing engineers for Vinyl LP;
(ii)digital entertainment: game development experts (game designers, game programmers, game graphic designers), game producers; and
(iii)films: various roles in pre-production, production and post-production and winner of designated renowned international film festivals
Creative industries
Overview
Latest Position and Perspective in Hong Kong

The industry is tapping market potential brought by the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area Development and the Belt and Road Initiative to enhance Hong Kong’s strength as a trend-setting creative capital in the region.

Description of Tasks
Recording engineers with expertise in recording, editing and mixing audio.
Mastering engineers with expertise in fine-tuning recorded music.
Cutting/pressing engineers for vinyl LP with expertise in producing top quality records and Long Plate records.
Game development experts (game designer, game programmer, game graphic designer) with expertise in various aspects of a game's creation.
Game producers with expertise in setting direction and strategy of the game, managing production team and assuring quality.
Professionals in film industry with expertise in various roles for film pre-production, production and or post-productionand are winners of designated renowned international film festivals.
Typical Qualifications
Recording Engineers:
Special skills in producing top quality records;
Completion of a specialised programme in a vocational school or holding of a degree in audio engineering, sound engineering technology, etc; and
Winner of renowned and industry-recognised music awards
Mastering Engineers:
A degree in acoustic engineering, audio engineering or music production engineering;
In-depth understanding of the science behind and the artistic touch of sound;
Winner of Grammy Awards (Best Mastering Engineer Awards) or other renowned and industry-recognised music awards.
Cutting/Pressing Engineers for Vinyl LP:
Special skills to produce top quality records and Long Plate records;
Track record of producing famous music records; and scientific or professional experiences in the communications field, including the design or marketing of broadcast related products; and
At least 10 years of active participation in broadcast engineering or its associated fields and has demonstrated sufficient technical proficiency.
Game Development Experts:
3 years of experience in game development; and
Participation as a game designer, game programmer or game graphic designer in the development of a successful game that had won one or more well-recognised Mainland or international awards.
Game Producers:
5 years of experience in game development; and
Participation in the development of a successful game that had won one or more well-recognised Mainland or international awards.
Professionals in Film Industry:
Various roles in pre-production, production and post-production and are winner of designated renowned film festivals, with reference to the lists under “Sponsorship for Local Films Nominated to Participate in Film Festivals Overseas” of the Film Development Fund.
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