Launch of the Canada-China Initiatives Fund at YCAR

When:
September 13, 2019 @ 11:30 am – 4:00 pm
2019-09-13T11:30:00-04:00
2019-09-13T16:00:00-04:00
Where:
Room 519, Fifth Floor, Kaneff Tower
York University
Cost:
Free
Contact:
York Centre for Asian Research

YCAR will launch the Canada China Initiative Fund on Friday 13, September 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 the Greater China Region and its global reach, on Canada-Greater China Region linkages or the Chinese-Canadian community as well as to foster connections between York and institutions in the Greater China Region or in Chinese-Canadian communities.

PROGRAMME

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 Greater China Region and diaspora studies, and intention to foster intra and inter-faculty research collaboration. Moderated by Abidin Kusno (YCAR Director).
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 Jeremy Paltiel (Carlton University). Moderated by Elena Caprioni (Schulich Executive Education Centre)

All are welcome.

Lunch will be provided so please RSVP to https://canada-china-initiatives-fund-ycar-launch.eventbrite.ca by 10 September 2019.

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