The 12th Chinese Social Sciences Frontier Conference was held at Tongji University during December 28 and 30, 2018, more than 100 professors from about 50 universities such as Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, CASS, Sun Yat-sen University, Nanjing University, Wuhan University and experts from national or provincial institutes attended the conference. Professor Hua Guihong, party secretary of CPC JSNU Committee, made keynote speech.
The speech, named “Understand China: international communication and broadcasting of college philosophy and social science”, integrated the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping’s speech on Symposium on Philosophy and Social Science and illustrated ways to make the world understand China from three aspects, “Why”, “How” and “Who”.
Professor Hua suggested telling Chinese stories and broadcasting Chinese voices through initial theories with Chinese characteristics, spreading first-class Chinese theories by English magazines, websites and establishing new platforms, cultivating research talents, translators and marketing promoters to spreading new era theoretical systems with Chinese characteristics. He believed that these could make the world understand China better and improve Chinese image.
This forum, held by Social Sciences in China Press, mainly invited outstanding scholars from famous universities and institutes to conduct discuss on important theories and practical problems. Now it has been held successfully for 12 times and become an important academic brand and broadcasting platform for promoting philosophy and social science innovation.