International Conference on Global Cities: The Networks of Connectivity in East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific Region, 1850-1950
International Conference on Global Cities: The Networks of Connectivity in East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific Region, 1850-1950

International Conference on Global Cities: The Networks of Connectivity in East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific Region, 1850-1950
東亞、東南亞、太平洋地區國際城市與跨國網絡國際研討會

Focusing on cities as conduits of production, circulation and consumption, this conference examines the networks that facilitated capital, labor, and products to circulate across continents from 1850 to 1950. Particularly it focuses on the ways that cities in East Asia, Southeast Asia, and Europe were transformed by the Cold War.

Date : 13-14 April 2018 (Fri-Sat)
Venue : R6143, 6/F., Bank of China (Hong Kong) Complex, City University of Hong Kong

Preliminary Conference Program

Keynote Speech

Paper Abstracts

Speakers and Panel Chairs

  • Dr. Hok-yin Chan (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Professor Alain Chatriot (Sciences Po, Paris, France)
  • Professor CHING May Bo (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Dr. Els van Dongen (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
  • Professor Jennifer Evans (Carleton University, Canada)
  • Dr. FAN Ka Wai (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Dr. FEI Sheng (Sun Yat-sen University)
  • Professor GE Zhaoguang (Fudan University) * Keynote speaker
  • Professor Tze-ki Hon (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Dr. Ryan Jones (SUNY-Geneseo, USA)
  • Dr. Liza Kam (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany)
  • Professor KWOK Pang Fei (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Dr. Vivian Lee (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Professor LI Hsiao-ti (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Dr. LI Yiwen (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Professor LIN Shaoyang (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
  • Professor MURATA Yujiro (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
  • Professor NAKAMURA Motoya (Tsuda University, Japan)
  • Professor Stephen Sawyer (The American University of Paris, France)
  • Professor Kristin Stapleton (University at Buffalo, SUNY, USA)
  • Dr. Li-chuan Tai (Academia Sinica)
  • Dr. WONG Wun Bin (Universiti Tunku Adbul Rahman, Malaysia)
  • Dr. Albert Wu (The American University of Paris, France)
  • Professor Elliott Young (Lewis & Clark College, Oregon, USA)
  • Dr. ZHAO Yingzhi (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Dr. ZHOU Taomo (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)

All are welcome

Organizer: Department of Chinese and History, City University of Hong Kong
Tel: 3442 2054
Email: cah@cityu.edu.hk


Last updated: 14 February 2018