Accompanying Events


Tuesday Evening Reception & Awards

Bibliotheca Albertina, Beethovenstraße 6, 04107 Leipzig

RSVP required (tickets not yet available)

Established 1543, Leipzig University Library, known also as Bibliotheca Albertina, is the central library of the University of Leipzig.

Meeting point for walking (20 minutes): EACS conference registration desks; tram connection also available.


Friday Concluding Dinner Party

Moritzbastei, Kurt-Masur-Platz 1, 04109 Leipzig

Ticket required (tickets not yet available)

First built in 1551, a renovation of Leipzig’s ancient fortifications, now a youth-centered performance & cultural venue.

In five minute walking distance to the conference.


Wednesday & Thursday Late Evening Events

ActivityHostDayVenue
Workshop “Local Gazetteers Research Tools” (LoGaRT) [Wi-Fi-ready notebook required]Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG)
The Awakening of Faith and New Confucian Philosophy––Authors Meet CriticsJohn Makeham
Scholars’ ReceptionCentre for Chinese Studies (CCS)
The Study of Chinese Divination as a Field of ResearchThe International Consortium for Research in the Humanities in Erlangen
Workshop: The History of Chinese Buddhist Literature in Relation to the Encyclopaedia of Buddhist ArtsFo Guang University
Fishbowl Discussion: Do We Need to Get More Involved? Which Role(s) for China Scholars in the Increasingly Heated European China Debate(s)?Marina Rudyak et al.
Meet the Authors: Charity with Chinese CharacteristicsKatja Levy, Knut B. Pissler
Grassi Museum Tour “Asian Art. Impulses for Europe” [booked out]Silvia GaettiWedLeipzig Museum of Applied Arts
Roundtable DiscussionSpecialised Information Service (FID) Asia
Book presentation: From the Embodiment of the Dao to the Embodiment of the RevolutionMonumenta Serica Institute
Roundtable Discussion: Analysis of Textual Structures in Soviet/Russian SinologyVera Dorofeeva-Lichtmann et al.
Talk to the EditorsJournal of the European Association for Chinese Studies
Workshop: The Role of Chinese Philosophy in Developing Philosophical ConsultancyYuming Liu
Business MeetingSociety for the Study of Chinese Religions
Project Presentation: East Asian Collections in Slovenian Museums Univerza v Ljubljani, Department of Asian Studies
Call for Papers: Applying Mobile Technologies to Chinese Language LearningXiaoge Xu

Saturday Activities

Workshop “Introduction to Early Chinese Ceramics (from the Tang to the Song dynasty)”

RSVP required (tickets sold out)

Leipzig Museum of Applied Arts, Johannisplatz 5–11, 04103 Leipzig

Kindly offered by Silvia Gaetti, Curator of Asian Art

In ten minutes walking distance to the conference.

Day Trip to Meissen

RSVP required (tickets available)

City Walking Tour

RSVP required (tickets available)


Photo Albertina CC BY 4.0 Universitätsbibliothek Leipzig; Photo Moritzbastei CC BY-SA 3.0 Frank Vincentz; Photo Tang cavalry at Grassi CC BY-SA 3.0 I, Sailko; Photo LoGaRT © Max Planck Institute for the History of Science; Photo Grassimuseum CC BY-SA 3.0 JeanNeef; Photo City Walking Tour CC BY-SA 4.0 LeipzigTravel