Scholarship student’s alumni meeting 2010

The nation-state in the era of globalization

October 16 Saturday

Date/time

October 16 - 18, 2010

Loc.

Xiamen

With

Prof. Dr. Tang Shi Qi, Vice Dean, Political Sciences, Beijing University; Johnny Erling, Correspondent, THE WORLD, Dr. Michael Schaefer, German Ambassador in the PRC, Wolfgang Meyer, Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation

Type

Seminar

Nationalism and Globalisation? That’s the issue what the alumni of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung are dealing with. German unification and the resurgence of China provide examples of the debate on a highly charged political phenomenon.

Also available in Deutsch

Saturday, 16/10/2010

Daytime, arrival of the participants in Xiamen

Accommodation and venue:

6.00 pm: Beginning of the 2010 annual meeting of the Chinese alumni scholarship students of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation. Welcomed by Mr. Wolfgang Meyer, Country Representative for China of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung: "News from the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation"

6.15 pm: "Current political and social developments in Germany", Mr. Peter Götz MP,President of the Christian Democratic Local Politicians’ Association, Speaker on Local Government Affairs in the German National Parliament (Bundestag) and World President of the Global Parliamantarians on Habitat

Afterwards: Discussion round during dinner Moderator by Mr. Wolfgang Meyer, Country Representative for China of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

Sunday, 17/10/2010

9.00 am: „People, state, nation and nationalism - sovereignty, integrity and self-determination of the nation - concepts and their importance in the era of globalization", Prof. Dr. Tang Shi Qi, Vice Dean, Faculty of Political Sciences, Beijing University.

9.45 am Discussion Moderation: N.N., Alumni

10.15 am: „The German reunification - Thoughts on merging different political systems and societies, "Mr. Johnny Erling, correspondent, THE WORLD

10.45 am: Coffee break

11.00 am: Continuation of the dialogue with Johnny Erling, correspondent, THE WORLD

12.00 pm: Lunch

2.00 pm: „People, Nation, State, Nationalism - Terms defined from a legal perspective and challenges to the German national souvereignty against the backdrop of European integration and globalization", Dr. Marco Haase, Director of the Chinese-German Law Institute, University for Political Science and Law

3.00 pm: discussion, Moderation: N.N., Alumni

3.30 pm: Coffee break

4.00 pm: "Creating an integrated society in Germany against the backdrop of the German reunification and foreign immigration",by Mr. Peter Götz MP,President of the Christian Democratic Local Politicians’ Association, Speaker on Local Government Affairs in the German National Parliament (Bundestag) and World President of the Global Parliamantarians on Habitat

4.45 pm: Discussion Moderation: N.N., Alumni

6.00 pm: Dinner

Monday, 18/10/2010

> 09.00 am: Hotel Checkout

09.30 am: Excursion to Gulangyu island

12.00 pm: Lunch

2.00 pm: Transfer to airport

Contact person

Wolfgang Meyer

Languages: Français