World Philosophy Day is annually observed on the third Thursday of November to honor philosophical reflections around the world. It is a day for people to share thoughts, openly explore and discuss new ideas and inspire public debate or discussion on society’s challenges.
- May 2011, New Horizons in Eastern Humanism: Buddhism, Confucianism and the Quest for Global Peace
- December 2010, Governance of Life in Chinese Moral Experience–The quest for an adequate life
- April 2010, The Global Significance of Concrete Humanity——Essays on the Confucian Discourse in Cultural China
- The 1st Sinyi Lecture was held on Dec. 8, 2016
- Nov. 26th to Nov. 28th, 2016, The Workshop “Confucianism in the Age of Enlightenment” was held at Peking University
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On 16 September 2015, the 2015 Conference of the International Institute of Philosophy (IIP) opened at Peking University (PKU), Beijing, China. The two main sponsors of this Conference are the Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies (IAHS) of PKU and Songyang … Continue reading
Chinese edition of Financial Times published on 28 January 2012 an interesting interview with Prof. Tu Weiming .
On Monday, 2012.06.04, Prof. Tu Weiming visited Istanbul University in Istanbul, Turkey where he gave a lecture on “Alliance of Civilizations in the Perspective of Confucian Thought.” A YouTube post with the recording of this lecture is accessible below.
Prof. Fred Dallmayr and Prof. Tu Weiming found time in the evening of June 10th, 2011 away from a conference organized by Institute for Human Sciences (Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen ) in Vienna, Austria. They decided to follow up … Continue reading
In the early afternoon of April 15, 2011, the participants of National Chinese Language Conference gathered in the Grand Ballroom at San Francisco Hilton Hotel for Prof. Tu Weiming’s keynote address entitled “New Confucianism in a Global Age.” Here’s the … Continue reading
Korea’s English language newspaper, Korea Herald, published on 2011-02-28 an interview with Prof. Tu Weiming titled “Confucianism helped Korea in financial crisis” (you can read the interview here). In the interview, Prof. Tu Weiming argues that Korea was able to … Continue reading
Dr. Tu Weiming delivered the Annual Lecture on Eastern Religious Thought on Wednesday, Feb. 16, at the University of Toledo in Ohio. Prof. Tu discussed “Listening to Confucius” in the Student Union Auditorium (see the announcement here). While in Toldeo, … Continue reading
A dialogue between Prof. Tu Weiming and Prof. Homi Bhabha was held at 2010 Beijing Forum at Peking University on May 20th, 2010. The dialogue was moderated by Prof. Wu Zhipan. Prof. Tu Weiming is the Director of Institute for … Continue reading
Dr. Lee Samuel is the General Director of Ecopeace Asia Corporation and a philosopher. In November 2009, both Dr. Lee Samuel and Prof. Tu Weiming attended World Philosophy Day in Moscow. During a break between the events, Prof. Tu and … Continue reading
Fred Dallmayr is Packey J. Dee Professor in the departments of philosophy and political science at the University of Notre Dame. He met with Professor Tu Weiming at the World Philosophy Day in Moscow, Russia in November of 2009. Since … Continue reading