The France and China Conference 2008 is an initiative from the School of Modern Languages and Cultures that aims to contribute to the Faculty's "China-West Studies" Strategic Research Theme. To underscore the interdisciplinary nature of the Conference, the Steering Committee benefits from the expertise of its members across the various Schools of the Faculty of Arts.

Steering Committee

School of English
Professor Douglas Kerr

School of Humanities
Dr. Marie Paule Ha (History)
Dr. Stephen Matthews (Linguistics)
Dr. Timothy O'Leary (Philosophy)
Dr. Greg Thomas (Fine Arts)

School of Modern Languages and Cultures
Ms. Marie-Helene Arnauld (French)
Dr. Wayne Cristaudo (European Studies)
Ms. Vincie Ho (French)
Mr. Sylvain Holtermann (French)
Ms. Marie Li Ying (French)
Ms. Valerie Martinez (French)
Dr. Denis C. Meyer (Head of French), Convenor
Dr. Dixon Wong (Head of School)

Ms. Zena Cheung (School Administration Manager)
Miss Josephine Kwok
Mr. Samuel Wong


Consulate General of France in Hong Kong
Centre d'Etudes Français sur la Chine Contemporaine (CEFC - Hong Kong)
The Alliance Française of Hong Kong
The Hong Kong Association of French Teachers
Librairie Parenthèses, Continental Books, Hong Kong