Conference, June 7–8, 2015
The Nottingham Taiwan Studies Programme & The Department of Chinese Studies, University of Zürich Roundtable on Taiwan and Hong Kong
Prof. Dr. Andrea Riemenschnitter, Prof. Dr. Steve Tsang, Dr. Simona Grano, Dr. Chun-Yi Lee, lic. phil. Brigit Knüsel, Dr. Natalia Lisenkova, M. Phil. Helena Wu
Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies – Chinese Studies, The China Policy Institute, University of Nottingham, and URPP Asia and Europe
University of Zurich, Room SOC 1-106, Rämistrasse 69, 8001 Zürich
The two-days conference will focus on reviewing the progress in the development of civil society in Taiwan and Hong Kong, its achievements and shortfalls, as well as directions for future development, including the prospect of Taiwanese and Hong Kong civil society reaching out to Mainland China. As an interdisciplinary forum it aims at generating robust and wide-ranging discussion among experts and informed individuals.