Archive - Previous events 2010

Finnish - Chinese Language and Culture Event 中芬文化交流活动
28 November 2010
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Chinese Chess Club Day
26 November 2010

Teaching of Chinese Language and Culture: Methods, Means and Content
Seminar at University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu Campus
19 November 2010
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Chinese Language and Society Seminar
University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus
18 November 2010
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Chinese Film Club: Seventeen Years  过年回家
18 November 2010

Tu Shan Xiang Pipa concert
World Tour Commemorating the 40th Anniversary of Debut
Sibelius Academy Concert Hall, Helsinki
Organized by Focus Ensemble and Sibelius Academy in co-operation with the CI
17 November 2010
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Traditional Chinese Music - Pipa
16 November 2010
Lecture by Mr. Tu Shan Xiang
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HSK Oral Test
12 November 2010

Chinese Chess Club Day
30 October 2010
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Rector of University of Helsinki Visits Shanghai 2010 World Expo
Rector Thomas Wilhelmsson's visit takes place on the invitation of Hanban and with the assistance from the International Office of Renmin University of China
29 October 2010

Guest lecture: How to Appreciate Chinese Calligraphy
28 October 2010
Lecturer: Mr. Li Xinsheng
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Guest lecture and performance: Introducing Taijiquan
Lecturer: Master Zhang Fang
23 October 2010,
Venue: Kaapelitehdas
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Guest lecture: Modern City and Traditional City - Architecture and Furniture of China
21 October 2010
Lecturer: Ms. Zhang Fan, visiting researcher at Aalto University &
Lahti University of Applied Sciences
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Welcoming lectures by Confucius Institute Teachers
Modernizing Chinese Media
Zhou Jun
Chinese Conception of Heaven
Zhu Haiping
20 October 2010
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Exhibitions of Chinese Language Study Materials and Culture Books
Topelia Library, University of Helsinki
Humanika Library, University of Tampere
12.10.-19.10.2010 (Opening Ceremony on 12 October)
Article from Radio 86 website
Library, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu Campus
Opening Ceremony on 19 November

HSK Written Test
16 October 2010

The Founding of A Republic 建国大业
Chinese Film Club
15 October 2010

Visit to Ekenäs Upper Secondary School
Zhou Jun and Zhu Haiping lecture on China
Friday 8 October 2010

Vantaa Vocational College Varia Students Visit Confucius Institute
29 September.2010

Memorial Ceremony to Commemorate the 2561st Anniversary of Confucius Birth
Kauko Laitinen attends the ceremony on the invitation of Southern Confucius Ancestral Temple in Quzhou Zhejiang Province, followed by visits to schools and places of historical and cultural importance.
26-30 September 2010

Chinese Language Teachers´ Meeting
25-26 September 2010

2010 Joint Conference of Confucius Institutes in Europe
Kauko Laitinen and Li Yuanzheng participate in the Conference organised by Confucius Institute for Traditional Chinese Medicine at London South Bank University
6-8 September 2010

Arrival of a New Visiting Lecturer
Dr. Zhou Jun, an expert of Chinese Media Studies, joins the CI staff
3 September 2010

Language Centre teachers Arrive in Finland
The Institute's four new teachers, Cen Weiyan, Ji Xuejiao, Wu Dongli and Zhou Ali are welcomed by the Institute on 2 September. The next day they already proceed to their work at Language Centres at Universities of Oulu, Jyväskylä, Tampere and Eastern Finland (Joensuu), respectively
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Open Doors at CI
1 September 2010
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CI Students' Study tour to Hunan Province
Students visit Changsha and Changjiajie Natural Park. In Changsha they observe the finals of the Hanyuqiao Chinese Language Speech Contest. Li Yuanzheng and Kauko Laitinen accompany the group
17-25 July 2010

International Summer School 2010 at Renmin University of China
15 students from CI and University of Helsinki participate
5-30 July 2010

New HSK Oral Test was held at the Language Laboratory
21 June 2010

Nordic Symposium on Chinese Language Teaching and Research
18-20 June 2010
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Chinese Food Culture
A presentation by Mariliina Räsänen at Finnish History Teachers´ Summer School
9 June 2010

HERA Seminars at Shanghai 2010 World Expo
Kauko Laitinen attented the two Helsinki Educational and Research Area (HERA) seminars: the University Seminar on 28 May and the University of Applied Sciences Seminar on 20 May. On 31 May he visited the Zhejiang A & F University, where possibilities for introduction of Chinese Tea Culture Classes were discussed.

CI Board Meets at International College of Renmin University at Suzhou
The delegations were led by Professor Matti J. Tikkanen and Vice President Yang Huilin. Before arriving in Suzhou, the Finnish delegation visits the Shanghai World Expo and attends the opening celebrations of the new Nordic Centre Building at Fudan University, Shanghai, on 24-26 May 2010.
27 May 2010

Arrival of a New Visiting Lecturer
MA Zhu Haiping, an expert of Chinese Philosophy, joins the CI Staff
19 May 2010

Chinese Language Teachers´ Seminar
8 May 2010
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Rector of Ressu Upper Secondary School visit CI
6 May 2010

Daily self massage: the way to your wellbeing
6 May 2010
Dr. Wu Xuefei
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Article on Radio 86 website

New Chinese Language Proficiency Tests starts at CI
17 April 2010

3rd National Chinese Language Speech Event
16 April 2010

Representatives of Four University Language Centres Visit the CI
Directors or other representatives from Language Centres at the universities of Eastern Finland, Jyväskylä, Oulu and Tampere are briefed about their forthcoming Chinese Language Teachers
9 April 2010

China's Higher Education: Reform and Challenges
Dr. Cai Yuzhou, University of Tampere
8 April 2010
Article on Radio 86 website

2nd Chinese Chess Friendship Competition
27 March 2010

Qigong, an Ancient Chinese Way to Health
Dr. Helena Hallenberg, Qigong instructor
25 March 2010
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Article on Radio 86 website

Meilahti school Hosts Small Chinese Language Speech Event
18 March 2010
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3rd Confucius Institutes Meeting of the Nordic region
Kauko Laitinen, Li Yuanzheng and Mariliina Räsänen represented the Helsinki CI at the meeting in Copenhagen hosted by Business Confucius Institute. Five other Nordic CIs, as well as Kadri Sundja from Tallinn University as an observer, were also present.
5-7 March 2010

60 Years of Finland - China Relations
An Asian Trends Seminar co-organised by Asia Society Finland and the Confucius Institute
18 February 2010
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Chinese New Year Celebration at Lasipalatsi Square
13 February 2010
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Spring Festival Party at the Confucius Institute
12 February 2010
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The role of China in International Agreements and Trade Organizations
28 January 2010
Professor Kin Yu Joseph Cheung Tsinghua University, Beijing
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Rector of Tallinn University visits Confucius Institute
8 January 2010
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