Launch of the Canada-China Initiatives Fund at YCAR

September 13, 2019 @ 11:30 am – 4:00 pm
Room 519, Fifth Floor, Kaneff Tower
York University
York Centre for Asian Research

YCAR will launch the Canada China Initiative Fund on Friday 13, Septmeber 2019 at York University.

The Canada China Initiative Fund at the York Centre for Asian Research (CCIF at YCAR) supports scholarly exchanges and research of York faculty and graduate students. It was created through the generous support of York’s Asian Business and Management Program.

Its key aims are to: build a strong community of York scholars who raise the global profile of research and engagement at York on China and its global reach, on Canada-China linkages or the Chinese-Canadian community as well as to foster connections between York and institutions in China or in Chinese-Canadian communities.


11:30am – Launch ceremony
Noon – When A Hundred Schools of Thought  Contend and Collaborate
Presentations by members of five York faculties who represent the diverse strength of York University’s China and Chinese diaspora studies, and intention to foster intra and inter-faculty research collaboration.
12:45pm – Lunch
1:30pm – Keynote by Ezra Vogel (Harvard University)
2:30pm – New Canada-China Relations: Desirable? Possible?
In Conversation with Gregory Chin (York University), Paul Evans (University of British Columbia) and TBC

All are welcome.

Please RSVP to by 1 September 2019 with any food sensitivities.

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