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IAS Conferences/Programs

These advanced activities feature in-depth discussions on specific research topics, often spanning multiple days.



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 IAS Program on Chinese Creative Writing

LIU Jianmei
HKUST

LIU Zaifu
University of Colorado Boulder; IAS Senior Visiting Fellow

October 25Lecture by CHAN Koon-Chung [陳冠中]
我的文學和思想之路:從香港出發
 
November 15Lecture by LO Yi-Chin [駱以軍]
夢裡尋夢
 
November 21International Poetry Nights in Hong Kong
香港國際詩歌之夜
 
 
December 2 - 5Asia-Pacific Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship Ecosystems (APCIEE)Gary CHAN
HKUST
CHAN Wai-Yee
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Andy HOR
The University of Hong Kong
Joseph H. W. LEE
HKUST (Co-Chair)
Maximilian MA
MaBelle Jewellery Co. Ltd.
Naubahar SHARIF
HKUST
Christopher TREMEWAN
Association of Pacific Rim Universities (Co-Chair)
WU Xun
HKUST
December 2 - 6Industrial and Applied MathematicsAlfred CHEUNG
NeoUnion
LI Dong
HKUST
QIAN Tiezheng
HKUST
QIAO Zhonghua
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
TAI Xuecheng
Hong Kong Baptist University
WANG Xiaoping
HKUST (Chair)
XIANG Yang
HKUST
YUAN Xiaoming
The University of Hong Kong
December 11 - 13Nanomaterials and Their Applications in Displays and Photonics (NanoDisP)Jonathan HALPERT
HKUST
KWOK Hoi-Sing
HKUST
Abhishek K. SRIVASTAVA
HKUST
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January 6 - 23IAS Program on High Energy PhysicsAndrew G. COHEN
HKUST
John ELLIS
European Organization of Nuclear Research (CERN); King’s College London; IAS Senior Visiting Fellow
Roberto FRANCESCHINI
Roma Tre University
GAO Jie
Institute of High Energy Physics (IHEP), Chinese Academy of Sciences
Paolo GIACOMELLI
National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN Bologna)
Joao GUIMARAES DA COSTA
Institute of High Energy Physics (IHEP), Chinese Academy of Sciences
Michael KORATZINOS
European Organization of Nuclear Research (CERN)
LIU Tao
HKUST (Chair)
LOU Xinchou
Institute of High Energy Physics (IHEP), Chinese Academy of Sciences
LUK Kam-Biu
University of California, Berkeley; IAS Senior Visiting Fellow
QIN Qing
Institute of High Energy Physics (IHEP), Chinese Academy of Sciences
RUAN Manqi
Institute of High Energy Physics (IHEP), Chinese Academy of Sciences
Toshiaki TAUCHI
High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK)
Henry TYE
HKUST
WANG Liantao
The University of Chicago
January 14 - 16Emerging Scales in Granular MediaZHAO Jidong
HKUST
YIN Zhenyu
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University



Lectures

Usually lasting for 1 - 2 hours, these lectures focus on topics of interests for a general or specific 


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October 14From the Atoms to Functional NanomaterialsManuel Ricardo IBARRA GARCÍA
University of Zaragoza; IAS Senior Visiting Member
October 18The Long Journey from Phosphotyrosine to Phosphohistidine, and New Cancer Targets

Tony HUNTER
Salk Institute for Biological Studies; IAS Senior Visiting Fellow

November 12Biomarker Research on Dietary CarcinogensRobert J. TURESKY
University of Minnesota
November 22中國繪畫發展概略PAN Gongkai [潘公凱]
Fudan University and Central Academy of Fine Arts
December 5Einstein’s Light Quanta: Then and NowDouglas STONE
Yale University
December 6Catalytic Alkyne Chemistry: New Paradigms and ApplicationsAlois FÜRSTNER

Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung

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January 7Analysis of Massive Health Data: Challenges and OppotunitiesLIN Xihong
Harvard University
 


The above activities were last updated on Oct 15, 2019 and may be subject to change. For the latest details of events, please visit ias.ust.hk/events.



The Bright Sheng Partnership: Composers Meet Performers in Hong Kong 2020

Hailed by the Financial Times as a festival with a “finely hewn sense of craft,” Intimacy of Creativity — The Bright Sheng Partnership: Composers Meet Performers in Hong Kong returns for another innovative season from April 20 to May3, 2020, co-presented by the HKUST School of Humanities and Social Science and HKUST IAS together with institutional partner Curtis Institute of Music.

Call for Scores

We are now accepting applications from talented emerging composers for the 2020 season. Up to six selected Composer Fellows will join Prof. Bright SHENG, IAS Helmut & Anna Pao Sohmen Professor-at-Large, and distinguished guest artists and composers from the Curtis Institute of Music to present and revise their music compositions through in-depth on-campus open discussions and concerts held at HKUST and in downtown Hong Kong.

Don’t miss your chance to take part in this internationally acclaimed festival. For details of eligibility, submission, and timeline, please visit https://www.ic.shss.ust.hk/2020-call-for-scores.