General timeline

Tue 28 Aug:

  • 15.00-17.00 Registration opens in the lobby of 8 University Gardens

Wed 29 Aug:

  • 9.00 Registration opens in the Hunter Halls (closes 16.30)
  • 9.30-10.15 Opening ceremony (Bute Hall)
    – Prof Bart Dessein (University of Ghent), President of EACS
    – Dr Anselm Heinrich (University of Glasgow), College of Arts International Dean
    – Prof Jane Duckett (University of Glasgow), Head of the Scottish Centre for China Research (SCCR)
  • 10.15-11.00 Keynote 1: Dr Stacey Pierson (SOAS, University of London): ‘Fragments of China: Destruction, Location and the Collecting of Chinese Architectural Remains in 19th century Britain’ (Bute Hall)
  • 11.00-11.30 Coffee/tea break (Hunter Halls)
  • 11.30-13.00 Presentations by the candidates for the YSA award (Bute Hall):
    – Jérôme Doyon: ‘Renewing the Nomenklatura: Age-based cadre management and the Communist Youth League in post-Mao China’
    – Alexis Lycas: ‘Southern Man people as a political and fiscal problem in Later Han times’
    – Shu Yang: ‘Wrestling with Tradition: Early Chinese Suffragettes and the Modern Remodeling of the Shrew Trope’
  • 13.00-14.30 Associations Session (Bute Hall) and Lunch (not provided)
  • 14.30-16.30 Panel sessions (see programme)
  • 17.00-18.00 Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation’s 30th Anniversary Guest Lecture presented by Professor Marianne Bastid-Bruguiere (Director Emeritus, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique): ‘Weaving Links Across the World: Early Interpreters in Sino-European Relations, 1850-1890’ (Bute Hall)
  • 18.30 Reception at Glasgow City Chambers, George Square, including the YSA Award Ceremony

Thu 30 Aug:

  • 9.00 Registration opens in the Hunter Halls (closes 16.30)
  • 9.00-11.00 Panel sessions (see programme)
  • 11.00-11.30 Coffee/tea break (Hunter Halls and Kelvin Hall)
  • 11.30-13.30 Panel sessions (see programme)
  • 13.30-14.30 Lunch (not provided)
  • 14.30-16.30 Panel sessions (see programme)
  • 16.30-17.00 Coffee/tea break (Kelvin Hall)
  • 17.00-19.00 Panel sessions (see programme)

Fri 31 Aug:

  • 9.00 Registration opens in the Hunter Halls (closes 16.30)
  • 9.00-11.00 Panel sessions (see programme)
  • 11.00-11.30 Coffee/tea break (Hunter Halls and Kelvin Hall)
  • 11.30-13.30 Panel sessions (see programme)
  • 13.30-14.30 Lunch (not provided)
  • 14.30-16.30 Panel sessions (see programme)
  • 16.30-17.00 Coffee/tea break (Kelvin Hall)
  • 17.00-19.00 Panel sessions (see programme)

Sat 1 Sept:

  • 9.00 Registration opens at Hunter Halls (closes 14.00)
  • 9.00-11.00 General Assembly (Bute Hall)
  • 11.00-11.30 Coffee/tea break
  • 11.30-12.15 Keynote 2: Prof Ya Ping Wang: ‘China’s Urban Transformation: A Confucianism Perspective’ (Bute Hall)
  • 12.15-14.00 Lunch (not provided)
  • 14.00-16.00 Panel sessions (see programme)
  • 18.30 Conference Reception at Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery