Wellington Conference on Contemporary China Conference
Wellington Conference on Contemporary China 2012
The Chinese Model of Modern Economic Development and Social Transformation: Theory and Debate
Cohosted with the School of Government, Peking University
Date: 13 August (9am-5.15pm) and 14 August (9am-12.15pm)
Venue: James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, 147 The Terrace, Wellington
This conference brings leading China scholars together for a one and half day international conference on the Chinese Model of Modern Economic Development and Social Transformation, or normally referred to as the China model. The conference will have 6 panels led by a conference roundtable with presentations by international academics. The conference is opened by Deputy Prime Minister Hon Bill English with a keynote speech.
Conference panels will be lead by the following key speakers (alphabetical):
Professor Jun FU, Peking University
Professor Hong SHENG, Shangdong University
Professor Zhiwei TONG, East China University of Political Science and Law
Professor Hui WANG, Tsinghua University
Professor Shaoguang WANG, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Professor Bin WONG, University of California Los Angeles
Link: Short bio of the key speakers
The conference includes a roundtable and a 6 panels:
'Theory and Debate'
'Political Economy of Modern Development'
'Social Transformation and Management'
'Cultural Tradition and Change'
'Modern Values and Institutions'
'Industrial Structure, Labor and Rural-Urban Development'
Link: Full Conference programme
To register, please submit the registration form before 31st July to Nastassja.email@example.com.
Registration fee is NZ$60 for each participant. Direct payment instructions will be sent to you after registration.
For further information or assistance, please contact:
Ms Nastassja VAN GUCHT
Administrator, New Zealand Contemporary China Research Centre
Room 104, 18 Kelburn Parade
PO Box 600, 6140 Wellington
Phone: +64 4 463 9549