EBCL Project European Symposium (Programme)

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European Symposium on Benchmarking Chinese Language


Friday 19th October and Saturday 20th October 2012

Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Belgium





The Project 项目概要

The European Benchmarking Chinese Language Project (EBCL) is an EU-funded project. The main aim of the project is to create a benchmark framework for Chinese, based upon the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR), for people in Europe who learn Chinese either as part of their lifelong learning pursuit, or for professional purpose or as part of the school activities, as a common portable framework of standards.



The Project Teams 项目团队

The project is jointly undertaken by four European university partners: 本项目由以下4所欧洲高校合作承担:

  • The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, UK 英国伦敦大学亚非学院
  • Université Rennes 2, France  法国雷恩第二大学
  • Freie Universität Berlin, Germany 德国柏林自由大学
  • Sapienza, Università di Roma, Italy 意大利罗马智慧大学

SOAS is the leading partner. 其中伦敦大学亚非学院是项目负责机构。

The Advisory Board consists of:

  • Prof. Joël Bellassen (白乐桑)
  • Prof. Wolfgang Mackiewicz, and
  • Prof. Federico Masini (马西尼)


Aim of the Symposium 会议目的

This symposium has two main objectives. Firstly, it aims to disseminate the project outcomes. The second objective is to invite critical comments and constructive suggestions from different perspectives to inform the project and improve its outcome.



The Programme 会议日程 (updated)

Venue: Campus Etterbeek Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Click for travel information)


Day 2 is an open event. If you are interested in attending the symposium, please go to the Registration page to fill in the details. Please select the code ‘EBCL Brussels Day 2’ in your when registering. The registration is free and lunch will be provided. As the capacity is limited to up to 50 people, we will confirm your registration on a first-come-first-serve basis. For symposium updates, please visit our website at http://ebcl.eu.com/. Once your registration is confirmed, you may arrange your accommodation and travel.

会议第二天对公众开放。如果您对本次会议感兴趣,请点击“注册”链接填写相关信息,并选择“EBCL Brussels Day 2”选项。会议不收取注册费,提供午餐。由于位置有限(最多招待50人),请尽快申请注册,人满即止。相关会议信息更新,请关注网站。注册完成后,即请准备行程与住宿。


We look forward to meeting you in Brussels in October!



The EBCL Project Team



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