The organizing committee of the Chengdu 2021 31st Summer Universiade announced to solicit creative proposals for the opening and closing ceremonies of the pageant at a conference held January 16 at Chengdu University.
The opening ceremony of the sports event is scheduled to take place at the Dongan Lake Sports Park in Longquanyi District. Before April 30, individuals or groups around the world, regardless of age, gender and occupation, are all welcome to submit their proposals, which can focus on the entire ceremonies or any parts of them.
The proposals are required to well reflect the characteristics of the times: full of youthful energy, joy and hope, be culturally enriched, and be able to give young people around the globe a better understanding of China, as well as to offer a unique aesthetic experience and impressive memories to the world through the ceremonies, important parts of the 31st Summer Universiade which is aimed to be green, smart, energetic and shareable.
Mr. Oleg Matytsin, President of the International University Sports Federation (FISU) extended his best wishes to the solicitation via video. He said, "The opening and closing ceremonies play a very import part in the Universiade to be held in Chengdu in 2021. They help to enhance the friendship between participants and to let all those involved to know the city's culture better. We look forward to receiving proposals from all over the world. "
For more details about the solicitation, please visit www.2021chengdu.com.