First International Symposium on the Culture of Chinese Characters and Language Registration


Please use the form below to register for the First International Symposium on the Culture of Chinese Characters and Language to be held August 15 - 17, 2014.

Before June 15 the registration fee is $150 after June 15 the registration fee is $250.

The registration deadline is July 15, 2014.

Space is limited! After space is filled for the symposium you will be required to pay the full cost of attending which is $300.

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.

If you have any questions about the Conference please contact the OU Confucius Institute at 405-325-0208 or ouci@ou.edu.

If you have questions regarding how to get to the hotel or need immediate assistance during the conference please call Jansen Givens at 918-527-5789.

The hotel room reservation will be made by the OU Confucius Institute.

Hotel rooms will be double occupancy, but if you would like to have a single you may a single room supplement of $40.

If you will not be needing a hotel room and meals you may register for the symposium for free. The August 15 dinner and August 16 will still be provided for you.

Conference Hotel Information:

NCED Conference Center and Hotel
2801 East State Hwy 9, Norman, Oklahoma 73071
Phone: 405-447-9000; Fax: 405-366-1865
Website: cc.nced.com


The registration fee is $150 before June 15 after June 15 the registration fee is $250. The registration deadline is July 15, 2014. If you are registering without hotel room and meals, then you will not need to pay a registration fee and dinner on August 15 and lunch on August 16 will still be provided free of charge.

You may pay by check or credit card. The registration fee includes meals during the conference and a two night hotel stay on August 15 and 16 for Oklahoma residents and an optional third night on August 17 for non-Oklahoma residents.

To pay by credit card please go to our credit card payment site.

Note: For credit card payments please choose the "First International Symposium on the Culture of Chinese Characters and Language," then click "add to cart," then click "Checkout," and then enter you email address and click "Continue Unregistered" this will take you to the screen to enter your credit card information.

Refunds: Registration fee refunds will be given till July 15, 2014. After July 15, 2014 no refunds will be given.

If you would like to pay by check please make the check payable to the University of Oklahoma and send the check to the OU Confucius Institute at 108 Fourth St., Cross Center A, Buchanan House D35, Norman, OK 73019.

*应一些研究生及青年学者要求,大会决定增设会前研讨。研究生及青年学者可提交参会论文申请。所提交论文经五名匿名专家审阅通过后,可以在大会开幕式前进行十五分钟的宣讲与研讨。申请者请于5月15日以前,向会议主办方提交1000-1500字的论文提要。
*Upon the request of graduate students and young scholars, we will add a Pre-Symposium Workshop. We will be accepting proposed papers from graduate students and young scholars. After the papers are reviewed by five anonymous experts, there will be an opportunity to present the paper at a Pre-Symposium Workshop. To apply, please provide a 1000 - 1500 character abstract of your paper before May 15.