2018 ICSA Asia Conference – Final Programme

PROGRAMME OUTLINE

Wednesday December 19th – Day 1

*Note: IAS – Lo Ka Chung Building; LSK – Lee Shau Kee Business Building.

Time

Details

Venue

8:00 – 8:40 Registration and Reception LSK G012
8:40 – 9:00 Welcome and Opening Speech

Prof. Kellee Tsai & Prof. Xiaogang Wu

LSK G012
9:00 – 10:30 Plenary Session I: Keynote Address

Keynote Speakers:

Prof. Nan Lin (Guest of Honour)

Prof. James Lee

Chair: Prof. Xiaogang Wu

LSK G012
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break and Group Photo Taking LSK Open Area
11:00 – 12:30 Parallel Sessions

1.1 The Rise of Urban China and Urban Governance

1.2 National Identity and Political Ideology

1.3 Health Inequality

1.4 Family and Domestic Labour

1.5 Status Attainment and Job Mobility

 

IAS 1038

IAS 2042

IAS 4042

IAS 5007

IAS 3/F Open Area

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch IAS 1/F Open Area
13:30 – 15:00 Parallel Sessions

2.1 Institutional Transformation and Social Change

2.2 Gender Norms and Attitudes I

2.3 Migrant Workers and Labour Rights

2.4 Medical Sociology and Public Health

2.5 Parenting and Child Outcomes

 

IAS 1038

IAS 2042

IAS 4042

IAS 5007

IAS 3/F Open Area

15:00 – 15:15 Coffee Break IAS 1/F Open Area
15:15 – 16:45 Parallel Sessions

3.1 Education and Elite Formation

3.2 Returns to College Education

3.3 Marriage and Assortative Mating

3.4 Migration and People’s Well-being

3.5  Internet Technology and Society

 

IAS 1038

IAS 2042

IAS 4042

IAS 5007

IAS 3/F Open Area

16:45 – 17:20 Coffee Break LSK 1/F Open Area
17:20 – 18:50 Plenary Session II: Nan Lin’s Contributions to Sociology

Panellists:

Prof. Ronald Burt

Prof. Lijun Song

Prof. Yanjie Bian

Open Discussion

Commentary Response: Prof. Nan Lin

Chair: Prof. Min Zhou

LSK G012
19:00 – 21:00 Conference Dinner Conference Lodge

 

Thursday December 20th – Day 2

Time

Details

Venue

8:30 – 10:00 Parallel Sessions

4.1 Comparative Study of Societies and Social Change

4.2 Gender Norms and Attitudes II

4.3 Fertility and Demographic Transition

4.4 Mental Health and Subjective Well-being

4.5 Housing and Home Ownership

 

IAS 1038

IAS 2042

IAS 4042

IAS 5007

IAS 3/F Open Area

10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break IAS 1/F Open Area
10:15 – 11:45 Parallel Sessions

5.1 Intergenerational Relationship and Transmission

5.2 Governance and Civil Society

5.3 Political Attitude and Participation

5.4 Migrant Children

5.5 Consumption

 

IAS 1038

IAS 2042

IAS 4042

IAS 5007

IAS 3/F Open Area

12:00 – 13:00 Plenary Session III: Publishing in English Journals

Editors:

Prof. Xiaogang Wu, Chinese Sociological Review

Prof. Ying Lin, China Review

Prof. Xiulin Sun, Chinese Journal of Sociology

Chair: Prof. Yanjie Bian

LSK G012

End of Conference

 

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