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2016 Oregon-China Conference on Business, Education and Culture

2016 Oregon-China Conference on Business, Education and Culture

Thursday, June 2, 2016 -
All afternoon sessions from 1:45 p.m. are open to the public.

Portland State University - Smith Memorial Student Union
1825 SW Broadway, Portland

SCHEDULE OVERVIEW
[view conference webpage] 

1:45 - 3:15 p.m.
Concurrent sessions & events are open to the public:
Please let us know if you plan to attend. [Click here to RSVP]

1) Trade and investment issues with Asia/China in OregonModerator: Derrick Olsen, President, World Affairs Council of Oregon; Presenters:  Amanda Welker, Global Strategies Officer, Business Oregon; Janelle Houston, Business Development Manager, Greater Portland Inc.; Michael Gurton, International Business Development Officer, Portland Development Commission
Room SMSU 296

2) Integrating Chinese language & cultural education into graduate school curriculum: A case study of Portland State's Masters in International Management Program Asia field study trip
Room SMSU 298

3) Portland State University partnerships programs with Minzu University & Northeast Normal University in China, collaboration with schools with dual language and traditional Mandarin programs, and working with Chinese teachers
Room SMSU 328

4) Changchun Partnership Program with the Portland State University Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science and integration of ESL learning into the classroom
Room SMSU 329

3:30-5:00 p.m. - Special Events:
Please let us know if you plan to attend. [Click here to RSVP]
Ceremony to welcome new Confucius Classrooms (SMSU 338)
Short cultural Performance (SMSU 338)
Closing Reception & Networking Social(SMSU 333)
Co-hosted by
the Confucius Institute at PSU and World Affairs Council of Oregon.

Co-sponsored by
Confucius Institute Heaquarters/Hanban and Portland State Unversity.

For more information, visit the conference webpage.