Groningen Confucius Institute regularly invites leading thinkers from a broad of range backgrounds to share their views and expertise on Chinese culture, arts, history, economy and society to the public. Furthermore, GCI also offers lectures on Sino-Dutch cultural comparison, cross-cultural synergy, cross-cultural communication and leadership to companies and other organizations.

Previous Lectures:

  • Professor Siwei Cheng: China's current economic situation in connection to FDI and venture capital
  • Professor Philip Ball: The Water Kingdom
  • Professor Yuping Ni: 600 Years of Chinese Daily Life
  • Professor Roger T. Ames’s: Confucian China in a Changing World Order
  • Mrs. Jiaoyue Lyu: Serene Moon Guqin Lecture-Recital
  • Professor Zhengrong Hu: Chinese Media and Social Transition
  • Professor Minsu Wu: What makes for effective speech communication skills
  • Professor Kexiong Liu: A comparison of the eastern and western culture

Groningen Confucius Institute
Correspondence address:
Oude Boteringestraat 44
9712 GL Groningen
The Netherlands

Visiting address:
Oude Boteringestraat 42
9712 GL Groningen
The Netherlands

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