Conference Session Convenor
11 April 2010 A one-day conference organised in conjunction with my curatorial project, 0&1: Cyberspace and the Myth of Gender, held at the Sichuan Fine Arts Institute in Chongqing, China.
5-7 July 2012 Globalizing Cultures and Identities: Sport, Lifestyle, Heritage. Paper: Beautiful Life: Memory and Nostalgia (Manchester Metropolitan University).
16-18 Dec 2010 The Fifth International Conference on Ecological Discourse - Ecocriticism in Asia: Reorienting Modernity, Reclaiming Nature?. Paper: Cyborgs: Hybridised Body and Nature in the Post-gender World. (Tamkang University, Taiwan).
16-17 Oct 2010 2010 International Conference: The City and the Ocean: Urbanity, (Im)migration, Memory, and Imagination. Paper: City, Identity and Visual Art: Taipei Biennial, 1998 - 2010. (National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan).
17 March 2010 Keynote Speaker. The Silent Language: Culture in Creative Research. Topic: A Personal Journey to a PhD: Cultural Studies in Creative Art and Design. De Montfort University.
26-28 Feb 2010 5th International Forum of Sinology. China: Exposed Imposed Proposed. (Portuguese Catholic University, Palma de Cima, Lisbon, Portugal), attendance funded by Faculty Research Funding.
28 - 31 Jul 2009 International Conference on the Arts in Society, organised by Common Ground, based at the University of Illinois Research Park, USA. Paper: Visualisation and Globalisation: The Taipei Biennial 1998-2008. (Venice, Italy), attendance funded by the Association of Art Historians (London, UK).
19 - 21 Nov 2008 Post-Olympic China: Globalisation and Sustainable Development after Three Decades of Reform. Paper: Some Cultural Considerations for the Taipei Biennials (The University of Nottingham).
1-2 Aug 2008 New Asian Imaginations Symposium. Paper: Betel Nuts - Deng Wen-Jeng’s New Imaginings of Sexuality and Body (Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore), attendance funded by Loughborough University Internal Research Funding.