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.
World Philosophy Day 2011 is on Thursday, November 17, 2011.
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Category Archives: Lectures & Speeches
Prof. Tu Weiming’s keynote presentation entitled “New Confucianism in a Global Age” can be viewed here. Note that you can also download the original to your computer, so you can share with the members of your community. It is large, … 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.” Prof. Tu … Continue reading
World Public Forum Dialogue of Civilizations reports: On March 12, 2011 Kapur Surya Foundation and India International Centre convened the commemorative event “The Vision and Legacy of J.C. Kapur: Quest for an Equitable Human Order” at the India International Centre … Continue reading
Prof. Tu Weiming will give a keynote speech at the 2011 National Chinese Language Conference. The conference will take place at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square, 333 O’Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102. Tel: 1-415-771-1400. Professor Tu will give his speech in Plenary Session: Date: … 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
Peking University Law School Reports: December 21, 2010, at the joint invitation of associate professor Bin Ling of Peking University Law School and the Charity, Sports and Legal Research Center of Peking University, Professor Tu Weiming and the chief partner of S&P Law Firm Li Qing lectured at Peking … Continue reading
December 11, 2010 Saturday at 7 pm, Professor Tu Weiming, director of the Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies at Peking University and Professor of Harvard University, made a speech on the global development of Confucius Institutes at the 5th Confucius … Continue reading
The World Philosophy Day 2010 will be held in Iran on 18th November 2010. Tu Weiming, Professor of Philosophy at Peking University, will deliver a keynote address on November 21, 2010 during the three-day event. In his address, Prof. Tu will reflect … Continue reading