Miao Song completed her first Bachelor's degree in Performance Arts and Direction in China. While in China, she worked in the China Central Television Station (CCTV) as a TV director and journalist. She obtained her second Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Computer Science, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, of Computer Science focusing on interactive real-time softbody simulation. Song completed the SIP PhD program with research involving a mix of interactive environments, cinema and documentaries, 3D computer graphics and realistic physical based simulation, and haptic responsive environments. Her film projects have been screened at international film festivals. She founded CCIFF.ca in 2015.