---Creating cooperation opportunities in education and business between the US and China through promoting
Chinese language in Maine and building local business partnerships between the peoples of our two countries

Friday and Saturday, October 26-27, 2012, Husson University, Bangor

Pictures of the conference

Some presentations:   Lisa Huang Healy;    Don Reutershan;   Jane Smith

Presented by: The Chinese Language and Culture Center of Maine (CLCCM) and the Bangor Chinese School
In collaboration with: The Maine Department of Education, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences of University of Maine, the City of Bangor, Husson University, Maine International Trade Center, and Orono High School
Sponsored by: Lee Academy (Maine) and the Consulate General of People’s Republic China in New York
Co-Sponsor: John Bapst High School

Keynote Speakers: Edison T. Liu, M.D., Michael H. Michaud and Lisa Huang Healy

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  2. Programs for children

  3. Programs for adults

  4. Special event

  5. Community Service

  6. Photos of the school

  7. Maine Schools with Chinese program

  8. Information

  9. 留学旅游服务

  10. Contact us

Past Conferences

  • 2011 Maine Chinese Conference

  • 2010 Maine Chinese Conference

  • 2009 Maine Chinese Conference

  • 2008-2006 Conference

  •    Dr. Edison T. Liu's Bio      Mr. Michael H. Michaud    Ms. Lisa Huang Healy's Bio

    The primary audiences:
    School administrators, board members, teachers, students, parents, members of institutions of higher education, businesspeople, politicians, entrepreneurs, and interested others.

    Registration form        Schedule        Want to be a presenter        Want to be an exhibiter

    Topics(Under development):
    • Perspective on Cooperation in Education and Business Between China and US
    • Maine Confucius Classroom/Institute
    • Gubernatorial trade mission to China and perspective of EB5 opportunities in Maine
    • Strategies, experiences and recourse of teaching and learning Chinese language
    • Education Market in China and international students recruitment

    • Building up Chinese Sister Schools/Cities and business partnership
    • Opportunities of exporting and importing: Moving Maine Goods into Chinese Markets’
    • Opportunities and resource for Maine business in both USA and China
    • Trip to China opportunities in Education, Business and Medical
    • 2013 Study in China opportunities, and exchange programs: CLCCM/Hanban Study in China program, and NSLI-Y- FREE 6-week program

    • New ways to find buyers from China and teaching in China
    • Meet experts and make friends professional
    • Appreciate Mongolian Dance

    2012 Maine Chinese Conference Committee:
    Jing Zhang, Coordinator of 2012 Maine Chinese Conference, Director of CLCCM, and President of Bangor Chinese School
    Don Reutershan, World Languages Specialist, Maine Department of Education
    Raymond Pelletier, Professor, Modern Languages and Classics, University of Maine
    Jane Smith, Professor, Modern Languages and Classics, University of Maine
    Lynn Coy-Ogan, Provost, Husson University
    Gerry Palmer, Bangor City Council; Former Mayor, the City of Bangor
    Bruce Lindberg, Headmaster, Lee Academy
    Jim Chasse, Principal, Orono High School
    James T. Kenny, Chair, Board of Directors, CLCCM; Former Dean, Husson University
    John Nicolai, President, Lulu Lobster Boat Ride
    Suzhong Tian, Academic Officer, Bangor Chinese School

    For more information: Please call 990-0710 or email jingzhang@bangorchinese.com.