Workshops & Seminars

Seminar by Prof. Bernard Adeney-Risakott and Prof. Siti Syamsiyatun: “Islam and the Rise of Indonesia” (3/29/13)

Seminar by Prof. Bernard Adeney-Risakott and Prof. Siti Syamsiyatun: “Islam and the Rise of Indonesia” (3/29/13)

  On the afternoon of March 29, 2013, Professor Siti Syamsiyatun and Professor Bernard Adeney-Risakott from the Indonesian Consortium for Religious Studies of Gadjah Mada University held a seminar entitled “Islam and Rise of Indonesia.” The seminar was sponsored by the Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies and World Ethics Institute Beijing. Professor Glenn Shive hosted …


Workshop led by Prof. Klaus Leisinger: “The Value of Values” (3/27/13)

Workshop led by Prof. Klaus Leisinger: “The Value of Values” (3/27/13)

  The Value of Values: Input to the Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibility Conference at WEIB Klaus M. Leisinger[1]   No business enterprise acts exclusively as an abstract legal institution. Enterprises are an entity of human beings working at different levels of the hierarchy of institutions – be they political, cultural, social, or economic. Human …


Workshop led by Prof. Josef Wieland: “Personal Luxury or Family Loyalty” (3/26/13)

Workshop led by Prof. Josef Wieland: “Personal Luxury or Family Loyalty” (3/26/13)

  Time: 10:00-12:00, March 26, 2013. Location: Meeting Room, East Bld. of Tau Siu Lin Centre for International Studies   Workshop handout:   Case Study: Personal Luxury or Family Loyalty   Joe was a native of Ganzpoor, a megacity in the developing country of Chompu. Joe entered this life as the first of five children …


WEIB Held the Third “Sino-American Dialogue on Core Values” (12/28/12)

WEIB Held the Third “Sino-American Dialogue on Core Values” (12/28/12)

  As the most important developing and developed countries of the world, China and the United States play a critical role in the sustainable development of economics and culture of the human society, and the establishment of common values of the human species. However, as the economic power of China is swiftly rising, and as …


Workshop on the Development Direction of WEIB (10/29/12)

Workshop on the Development Direction of WEIB (10/29/12)

  At 2 p.m. on October 29, 2012, after the opening ceremony of WEIB, Director Tu Weiming and Professor Schlecht, Chair of the KSG foundation, together held a workshop on the development direction of the institute. Professor Bernd Engler, President of the University of Tübingen; Professor Tang Yijie from the Philosophy Department of Peking University; …


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