August 23-27,2010, professor Guo Chang-gang, director of Centre for Global Studies, was invited to attend to Global
Studies Consortium annul conference held in Univesity of California, at Babara. Attendees are representative of about
20 universities from Britain, Denmark, Germany, Canada, Korea, Japan, the Philippines, India, Australia, and United
States. During the conference, Prof. Guo also attended the seminar “Global Studies in the University of California System:
Considering the Global South’. The conference made a preliminary decision that the 2011 would be held in Shanghai University.