BACS Annual Conference

University of Glasgow, 7-9 September 2017

The Scottish Centre for China Research would like to welcome you to Glasgow for the Annual Conference of the British Association for Chinese Studies.

Conference opens: 12:30pm, Thursday 7 September.
Conference closes: 12:30pm, Saturday 9 September.

Keynote Speakers:

• 3:30-5:00pm, Thursday 7 September:  Professor Sebastian Heilmann, President of the Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS) in Berlin, and Professor of the Political Economy of China, University of Trier.
• Friday 8 September (time tbc):  Professor May Bo Ching, Professor of History, City University of Hong Kong.

Key Dates:

Call for Papers: 20 January 2017
Deadline for submission of abstracts (250 words): 18 April 2017
Notification of acceptance: by 30 May 2017
Draft Programme: early July 2017
Early Bird Online Registration: tbc
Standard Online Registration: by 1 August 2017
Final Programme: late August 2017

BACS members are eligible for a reduced conference registration fee. Please visit here for information on how to become a BACS member, or to renew your membership. Further information in the conference will be posted on the website in due course.

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