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The SCEN Lecture 2015

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Date: Friday, 6 November, 2015 - Friday, 6 November, 2015

Time: 16:00 - 18:00

Location: The Royal Society of Edinburgh 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PQ

Professor Ian Gow OBE, Director of the Confucius Institute at the University of Glasgow is the SCEN Lecturer 2015. He was previously Inaugural Principal (Executive President) of the Sino-British College USST Shanghai (2009-2014). From 2003-2007 he was Founding Provost (Executive President) and CEO of the multi-award winning University of Nottingham, Ningbo, China, China's first independent foreign university campus. His theme:

The Scottish Shanghailander Alexander Wylie (1815-1887): Missionary, Man of Letters, Mathematician.

Ian Gow has been a pioneer in China Studies and Relations for decades and we are extremely fortunate to have him back in Scotland. Senior pupils too will enjoy his passionate and lively style in the illustrious surroundings of The Royal Society of Edinburgh.

Please book your place by emailing Judith McClure: judithmcclure12a@aol.com