Presidents’ Forum Ⅵ: Evaluating Criteria for Model Confucius Institute

Session I

Time: 09:00-10:30, December 8th

Chair: Chris Husbands, Director of Institute of Education, University of London, Member of the Council of the Confucius Institute Headquarters, UK

        Masood Hasan, Vice Chancellor of National University of Modern Languages, Pakistan



1. Alfredo Dajer Abimerhi, Rector of Autonomous University of Yucatan, Honorary Council Member of Confucius Institute Headquarters, Mexico

2. Chukuka Samuel Enwemeka, Provost of San Diego State University, USA

3. Yi Zhihong, Vice President of Renmin University of China, China

4. Kalaya Tingsabadh, Vice President of Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

5. Weiping Pan, Assistant to the President, Director of Confucius Institute at West Kentucky University, USA

6. Alessandra Lavagnino, renowned sinologist, Director of Confucius Institute at the University of Milan, Italy

Session II

Time: 11:00-12:30, December 8th

Chair: Ivan Iltchev Dimitrov, Rector, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, Bulgaria

        David Phoenix, Vice Chancellor of London South Bank University, UK



1. Mamdouh Moustafa Ghorab, President of Suez Cannal University, Egypt

2. Barna Mezey, Rector of Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary

3. Earl Ingram, Senior Vice Chancellor, Troy University, USA

4. Thawalwong Ratanasiri, Vice President, Khon Kaen University, Thailand

5. Liming Wang, Assistant to the President, Director of Confucius Institute at University College Dublin, Ireland