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Attending the 2017 Cross-Strait Forum on Humanities and Social Sciences
2017-09-15

15–17 September 2017 | Guiyang, China

 

 

 

The 2017 Cross-Strait Forum on Humanities and Social Sciences took place in Guiyang, China 15–17 September 2017. Initially developed in 2007 by the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Nanjing University, and Taiwan Central University, the Forum provides a platform for scholars from the fields of Humanities and Social Sciences to foster academic exchanges. This year, the theme is “Confucian Tradition and Modern Society”.

 

Representatives of the Global China Research Programme, include Co-Convenor, Prof. Fanny M. Cheung, members, Prof. Chi-yue Chiu and Prof. Yuen-sang Leung, and Coordinator, Dr Victor Zheng were invited to attend the Forum. Prof. Leung moderated the keynote speeches session and presented on the westernization of Confucianism. Dr Zheng gave a presentation on how Chinese enterprises in Hong Kong practice Confucian traditions.