1. Pixar in a Box Live is released
Khan academy announced a start of an education program, “Pixar in a box”, in partnership with Pixar. It targets middle and high school students to teach Pixar’s filmmaking process and how to apply what they learn in school like math and science.
Pixar in a Box: https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixar
2. Move in Chinese animation industry
Animation World Network reported that Chinese Animation Industry continued to be a hot topic at Annecy 2015 and discusses that its scene may be changing. In the past, the discussion was mainly focused on how foreign companies could enter and distribute in the Chinese market. Now it’s more about Chinese investment in content and how they try to create their own content.
Has the Chinese Animation Industry Finally Turned the Corner?: http://www.awn.com/animationworld/has-chinese-animation-industry-finally-turned-corner