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News : UniKL Team represents Malaysia for ABU Digista Teens 2014 (Final)

Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Information Technology (UniKL MIIT) is set to represent Malaysia in ABU Digista Teens 2014 (Final) scheduled from 12 – 16 December 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand. 


 
Established in 1964 as a non-profit, non-government, professional association to assist the development of broadcasting in the region, ABU (Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union) promotes the collective interests of television and radio broadcasters and encourages regional and international co-operation between broadcasters. ABU, which celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2014, has more than 255 broadcaster members, spread across the region's 63 countries including Radio Television Malaysia (RTM). 

 
ABU Digista Teens 2014 is executed in four stages and the final event, "The International Image Festival" will be hosted by NBT (National Broadcast Services Thailand). The format of this competition requires the participation of two parties - namely the Challengers (students / contestants) and a Mentor (an experienced animation practitioner) – forming a team.


 
Nominated by RTM, Nurul Hadi Musleh, a multi-talented Diploma in Animation student teams up with Hasbul Khalili, a first year Bachelor in Computer Animation student to put Universiti Kuala Lumpur's name on the map! They are paired with Rafidei Mohamad, a Senior Lecturer (Creative Multimedia) with 8 years of animation industry experience. His list of portfolio includes Silat Legenda (the first Malaysian full length animated feature film), Stevie Stardust (international 3D animated series), TV commercials, program montage & corporate videos.

 
Let's wish our UniKL Team the very best of luck in ABU Digista Teens 2014 (Final). video explaining the details of ABU Digista Teens:
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This second video features UniKL and was played during the competition in Bangkok last year viewed by all participating countries (ASEAN). And also this is not the first time UniKL made to the Finals the next video features two more BCA students from previous year 2013:

2013 Media Coverage

Online and Newspaper clips
 

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