First International Symposium on the Culture of Chinese Characters and Language
If you have questions about the symposium please contact the OU Confucius Institute at 405-325-0208 or at OUCI@ou.edu.
During the conference if you need immediate assistance please call Jansen Givens at 918-527-5789.
The topics of the conference will be focused on the research of the culture of Chinese characters and language, research on the philosophy and religion within Chinese characters as well as other issues related to Chinese characters.
Purpose of the Symposium
The First International Symposium on the Culture of Chinese Characters and Language will be held to strengthen the international exchanges among scholars who study Chinese characters and language, to promote international education and research of culture of Chinese characters and language, and to promote the advancement of the local Chinese research and teaching standards.
The School of Chinese Language and Literature at Beijing Normal University and the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Oklahoma
Institute of Chinese Character and Chinese Information at Beijing Normal University and the Confucius Institute at the University of Oklahoma
National Center for Employee Development (NCED), Norman, OK (Located in close proximity to the University of Oklahoma)
August 15 - 17, 2014
Conference Hotel Information
The hotel room reservation will be made by the OU Confucius Institute.
NCED Conference Center and Hotel
2801 East State Hwy 9, Norman, Oklahoma 73071
Phone: 405-447-9000; Fax: 405-366-1865
The registration fee is $150 before June 15 and goes up to $250 after June 15. The registration deadline is July 15, 2014. The registration fee includes all meals during the conference and a two night stay at the conference hotel on August 15 and 16 for Oklahoma Residents and for non-Oklahoma Residents an optional third night on August 17.
To register please go to the registration page.