The international conference on “Yan Fu, Imperial Students and the Royal Naval College”

On the same day of the exhibition, Yanfu foundation organised the international conference on “Yan Fu, Imperial Students and the Royal Naval College” . The conference was held at Webb Room, Admiral’s House, the Old Greenwich Royal Naval College. Dr Kai Liu, Chair/Trustee of Yan Fu foundation and Dr Minghua Zhao, director of Greenwich Maritime Institute chaired the conference. The main attendees were as follows: Professor Zhongli Su and Professor Guangjiu Tu, Department of History and Culture, Central China Normal University, China; Dr. Yingxu Yan, director of East Asian Institute, College of Culture and Social Sciences, Chonnam National University, South Korea; visiting researcher/associate Professor. Rihua Chen, IHR, University of London/department of History, Nanjing University, China; Professor Yi Lin, vice president of Fujian Yan Fu institute/Fujian Provincial Committee Party school. The presentation and discussion of this conference was focused on several topics, such as ‘Historical Location on YanFu’s Enlightenment’, ‘From the absorption of foreign culture and traditional culture and Criticism of Yan Fu and Lu Xun’, ‘Century’s review of researching on Yan Fu. ‘

1Webb Room, Admiral House 2