|December 18, 2018||09:30-17:00||Onsite Registration (Conference Materials Collection)|
|December 18, 2018||14:00-16:00||Onsite Registration & Workshop|
|December 19, 2018||09:00-12:00||Keynote Speech|
|December 19, 2018||13:00-18:30||Authors' Presentation|
|December 20, 2018||Pending||Detailed arrangement will be updated in December 2018|
The first day is about registration, participants are supposed to sign in at the conference venue and collect all the conference materials at the registration counter on this day from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. For those who registered for workshop, please register in the morning and attend the workshop in the afternoon. However, the registration is still open on the 2nd day of the conference within the same time.
The conference chair will be hosting an opening ceremony around 9:00 am in the morning , and all the participants are supposed to be there, then the keynote speakers will deliver their spectacular speeches and share their cutting-edge research fruits with the participants. During the intermission, there will be a photo session for all the participants to take a group photo. Participants' presentations are divided into different sessions based on the conference topics, participants should find the right session room and be there at least 3 minutes earlier to copy his ppt/pdf presentation into the laptop and get ready. Then the session chair will start the session on time, and give a grade to each presentation, which should be within 15 minutes, including Q&A. After all the sessions are finished, the conference chair and the organiser will be hosting a closing ceremony at dinner time around 7: 00 pm, where the best papers will be announced, and the certificates will be awarded. However, due to some participants' early departure, best presentation may be selected and announced right after each session ends.
The detailed arrangement will be updated soon.
Some Attractions in Zhuhai
The fisher-girl statue has become the symbol of Zhuhai. She gracefully stands at the beautiful Xianglu Bay, raising a bright pearl with both hands in an elegant posture. Look at her face, joy merged into shyness. She spreads bright luster to the world, donates treasures to all the people. The statue is composed of granite and stands 8.7 meters high weighing 10 tons. It was designed by a famous Chinese sculptor: Panhe. You may ask why this statue is so famed. If you want to get the answer, please read the following legend. Long long ago, there was a fairy maiden, she was attracted by the beautiful scenery of Xianglu bay, and she decided to descend to the earth so that she could enjoy the entire wonderful scenery. She disguised herself as a fisher girl, weaving nets and searching for pearls to support herself. Additionally, she was virtuous and always used her knowledge and magic to help villagers, so she was loved by all the villagers. One day she met a young and honest fisherman called Haipeng, they fell in love. Unfortunately, Haipeng listened to a dwarf’s calumny and demanded the fisher girl to give him her bracelet as token of attachment. She explained the origin of the bracelet tearfully: before she descended to the earth, she was the South Sea Dragon King’s daughter, her father arranged eight mistresses to avoid her escape, and every mistress gave her a bracelet, she would die if she even removed one. However, Haipeng thought it was a lie and turned to leave. The fisher girl removed her bracelet fiercely in order to prove her love for Haipeng, but died in his arms immediately. Haipeng was compunctious so much and went nearly mad in grief. His great sorrow moved immortal Jiu Zhou Huan oldster, he told Haipeng the way to bring the fisher girl back to life. The oldster conducted him to the Jiu Zhou Island and found a magical resurrection grass. But this grass must be fed by man’s blood everyday. Haipeng grew it with his blood as the instruction. Days turned to years, and the grass was finally grown up and saved the fisher girl. Henceforth, the fisher girl became a true mortal. On their wedding day, she found a gigantic and magical pearl at the seashore with all fisher girls in the village. In gratitude, the fisher girl presents the precious pearl to the immortal oldster with both hands. So, now you get the answer. The fisher girl statue is so famous just because of the affecting legend. Wish the fisher girl will give you felicity and health!
Royal Stone Archways Tourist Area
The area is located in Meixi Village, Qianshan Town, Zhuhai, having four parts: three elegant and majestic granite archways built in the Qing Dynasty ; the former residence of Mr. Chen Fang, an outstanding overseas Chinese and first Chinese consul in Hawaii in the late Qing Dynasty ; the personal garden of Mr. Chen and the Chen's family graveyard.
As a national AAAA-Level scenic spot, New Yuanming Palace (Zhuhai Cultural Park) is composed of 18 sites simulating those of the Old Summer Palace (Yuanming Yuan) in Beijing on a 1:1 scale and costing 600 million yuan. It is open to public free of charge. Occupying 600,000 sq m, the building complexes comprise royal palaces, gardens of Jiangnan (the region south of the Yangtze River) style, and European structures. There are over 40 scenic spots, including Fuhai Lake at the center. A panorama epic show, Reminisce of Old Summer Palace, is performed at the central theater in the evening, requiring admission by ticket.