2020 Events


Book Launch of “Mengzi – Veljellisyyden tie” (in English, Mencius – The way of brotherliness, or in Chinese, 孟子仁道).

Venue: Kaisa Library Room 7062, Fabianinkatu 30, University of Helsinki

Date and Time: April 21, 2020, 16:00-17:00 (we start at 16:00, not 16:15)

Author: Dr. Jyrki Kallio (Finnish Institute of International Affairs)

Publisher: Gaudeamus Helsinki University Press


Networking Conference for Chinese/China Studies Scholars

Date: Tuesday April 21 2020

For more info on the venues and programme, please visit here.


The EU’s one China policies: the question of recognition and non-recognition of Taiwan

Speaker: Prof. Bruno Coppieters, Free University Brussels

Time and Date: Monday April 20, 10:15-11:30

Venue: University of Helsinki Topelia D Building, Ground Floor, Room 112 (Entrance from Unioninkatu 38)


Cultural Heritage in China: Example of the Meli Mountain

Speaker: Sonja Laukkanen, PhD candidate, University of Helsinki
Date: April 7, 10:15-11:30
Venue: Unioninkatu 38 A, Room 118

Air quality in China – what are the pollutants and where do they come from?

Speaker: Prof. Pauli Paasonen, Assistant Professor, Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research, University of Helsinki

Date: March 24, 10:15-11:30

Venue: Unioninkatu 38 A, Room 118

 


Diplomatic Driving in the Fog of Great Power Rivalry: The Options of Third Countries between the United States and China

Speaker: Prof. Brantly Womack, University of Virginia

Date: Tuesday 10 March

Time: 10:15-11:30

Venue: Topelia Room A118, University of Helsinki


Seminar “Belt and Road Initiative in Russia and Kazakhstan”

Wednesday March 4 10:15-11:30

Venue: Unioninkatu A Room 118, University of Helsinki

Programme

10:15-10:25 Opening by Prof. Julie Yu-Wen Chen, University of Helsinki

10:25-10:45  The Belt and Road Initiative: Views from Russia (Prof. Nikolay Samoylov, St. Petersburg State University)

10:45-11:05 How is BRI Playing in Kazakhstan?  Findings from a Survey (Prof. Chris Primiano, KIMEP University, Kazakhstan)

11:05-11:30 Discussion


Introduction to Online Resources on the Asiaportal.info

Inga-Lill Blomkvist, librarian at Nordic Institute for Asian Studies (NIAS) will introduce the online resources of the AsiaPortal (www.asiaportal.info) to students and researchers in Asian studies at the University of Helsinki.

Venue: Kielikeskus, sh.206, University of Helsinki

Time: 14:15-15:30, February 20


Emily Hahn an Unconventional Women in China

Speaker: Dr Michel Beniard

Date: Friday February 14 10:00-12:00

Venue: Unioninkatu 38 A118, University of Helsinki


The Politics of Internet Countercultures in China: 2009-2019

Speaker: Prof. Chang Jiang, Ph.D., School of Journalism and Communication, Tsinghua University

Date: Tuesday 11 February 10:15-11:30

Venue: Topelia Room A118, University of Helsinki


The Song Sisters Part II

Speaker: Dr Michel Beniard

Date: Friday February 7 10:00-12:00

Venue: Unioninkatu 38 A118, University of Helsinki


The Song Sisters Part I

Speaker: Dr Michel Beniard

Date: Friday January 31 10:00-12:00

Venue: Unioninkatu 38 A118, University of Helsinki