Venue

The 23rd biennial conference of the European Association for Chinese Studies will be held at the University of Leipzig from August 25–29, 2020.

All panels will be hosted at the central auditorium (HörsaalgebäudeUniversitätsstraße 5, 04109 Leipzig), located at Augustusplatz, one of the largest squares in Germany, and at the heart of Leipzig.

The closest metro station is Augustusplatz, one stop from Leipzig main station. Other sites at the square include Leipzig Opera, the Gewandhaus concert house, and the City-Hochhaus skyscraper.

Famous alumni of the University of Leipzig not only include Leibniz (1666), Goethe (1768), and Wagner (1831), but also Cai Yuanpei (1907).