Mobility, Empire and Cross Cultural Contacts in Mongol Eurasia

Workshop: Science and Technology Transfer in Pre-Modern Asia (10-11.06.2015)


On 10th and 11th of June, 2015, an international workshop "Science and Technology Exchange in Pre-Modern Asia" will be convened by The Sydney M. Edelstein Center for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine and The Frieberg Center for East Asian Studies, with the cooperation of our project and The Asian Sphere Program. The workshop will include a keynot speech of Prof. Dagmar Schäfer ("Value and Meaning in Exchange for Cloth: Yuan and Ming Approaches") as well as a special session on the scientific transfer in Mongol Eurasia.

The organizing committee of the Workshop includes Prof. Michal Biran, Dr. Ori Sela, Prof. Yuri Pines, Prof. Gideon Shelach and Prof. Orli Shenker.

The workshop will take place in the Rabin building, room 3001, in the Mt. Scopus campus. The detailed information about the workshop with the abstracts can be found on this page.

The detailed program / invitation can be downloaded here and a special invitation to the keynote speech via here. Both invitations along with the proper ID  grant entrance to the Mount Scopus campus.