Albert Song Lian Lim Deputy Director , Nanyan Polytechnic
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Albert Lim, Deputy Director of the School of Design at Nanyang Polytechnic, has been in the tertiary education business since 1990. His academic career spans 3 faculties: Engineering, Information Technology, and Design. He served as anelected member of the Polytechnic's Senate from 2003 to 2005. Mr. Limspecialises in digital media education, and the development of digital entertainment technologies, interactive television, and digital cinema. He is an active member of the management committee of ACM SIGGRAPH, Singapore chapter. The School of Design at Nanyang Polytechnic offers two interactive media-related programs: Diploma in Digital Media Design and Diploma in DigitalEntertainment Technology. The Digital Media Design program provides education and training in the art and science of digital animation, games design, and interactive media design. The Digital Entertainment Technology program teaches the necessary technical knowledge and skills in programming, and provides theexperience of working on multidisciplinary and creative projects such as games,visual effects, and animation in an industrial environment.