Deadline for early registration and call for papers is approaching


January 31, 2010: Deadline for early registration and call for papers for EWC/EWCA 50th Anniversary International Conference

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The registration fees go up on February 1, 2010. The deadline for submitting abstracts for the conference program is January 31, 2010. There are over 110 registered participants already. Among the invited guests are Senator Daniel Inouye, Governor Linda Lingle, Rajendra Kumar Pachauri, Chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) which received the Nobel Peace Prize, and China’s Vice-Minister of Education Hao Ping.
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Celebrate the EWC’s 50th Anniversary in China

The East-West Center in partnership with China Discovery Tours is organizing an all inclusive tour that will feature historic sites along the “Silk Road” in Western China, and will also include the cities of Beijing, Xi’an, and Shanghai.

This all inclusive tour includes:

  • 20 days / 18 nights in China
  • 8 beautiful cities
  • Over 40 touring sights
  • Chinese domestic flights, hotels and most meals
  • Packages with international flight included for Los Angeles and Honolulu
  • Package without international flight also available

Please be informed that whatever you will be paying China Discover Tours for the tour will include a tax-deductible $200 donation to the East-West Center Scholarship Fund.

If, moreover, you are willing to put in a $200 per person pre-deposit before the end of this month, your overall cost for the tour will be lowered by $300 per person. The pre-deposit is completely refundable before May 1, 2010, should you change your mind about going.

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EWC/EWCA 50th Anniversary International Conference

Dates: July 2 – 5, 2010

Venue: Hawai’i Convention Center and East-West Center Campus

Theme: “Leadership and Community Building in the Asia Pacific Region”

Planning for our 50th Anniversary Conference is well underway. Be sure to mark your calendar for July 2 – 5, 2010. We are expecting over 1,000 alumni and friends from throughout the region to participate.

Learn more about the EWC/EWCA 50th Anniversary International Conference.