On December 6, 2015, the 10th Confucius Institutes Conference was held in Shanghai. Chinese Vice Premier DONG Yandong participated in and addressed the conference. The opening ceremony was chaired by YUAN Guiren, Minister of Education of China. BJTU Vice President CHEN Feng, Deans and principals of the Confucius Institutes (on the Chinese and foreign sides) from the University of Campinas, Brazil, Texas Southern University, U.S. and Leuven University, Belgium were present at the conference.
During the conference, CHEN Feng met with Deans of the Confucius Institute (on the foreign side) from the University of Campinas, Brazil, Texas Southern University, U.S. and Leuven University, Belgium, respectively, and held talks with them. On behalf of BJTU, CHEN Feng expressed gratitude to all the Confucius Institutes for their great supports for the work. He hoped that both sides would further enhance cooperation on Chinese language teaching and promotion of Chinese culture.
Principals from the Office of International Affairs were also present at the conference.