Opening ceremony

Dear all,

We are delighted to invite you to the opening ceremony of the Groningen Confucius Institute Amsterdam and a celebration of the Chinese mid-autumn
festival from 2 - 6 p.m. on Thursday 22 September 2016. The event will be
held at the EYE Film Institute Netherlands, IJpromenade 1, 1031 KT

During the ceremony, from 2 - 4 p.m., we will share with you the plans for our
location in Amsterdam and invite you to experience the sound of Chinese
music played on Western instruments, as well as the story of a Dutch
businessman working in a Chinese company, the fascinating experiences of a
Chinese language learner and an on-stage interview and panel discussion with
China experts from government, business and education. The Groningen
Confucius Institute Amsterdam will be officially opened by Wu Ken (Chinese
Ambassador to the Kingdom of the Netherlands) and Peter den Oudsten (Mayor of

During the reception from 4 - 6 p.m. you will have the opportunity to share
your personal experiences with experts on China and with your business
partners, or to get to know new contacts and gain new inspiration.

If you wish to attend the event, please sign up by sending e-mail to by Wednesday 14 September.

Please note that we have limited capacity. Registration is first come, first served.

We look forward to seeing you on 22 September!

Yours sincerely,

Groningen Confucius Institute team

Groningen Confucius Institute
Oude Boteringestraat 42
9712 GL Groningen

tel. +31 (0)50 - 36 34 688