On 29th, March, 2006, Doctor Liang Yancheng paid his second visit to IRSSS, SDU after his visit to IRSSS two years ago. He got his PhD in Chinese Philosophy from Hawaii University, and he is a renowned philosopher, writer, and commentator of politics, founder and dean of Research Center of Culture Renovation of Canada, chief editor of journal Culture China. In SDU this time, he held the academic activities full of contents, the detail is as follows:
(1) On the evening of 29th, an academic lecture entitled “Taology” was held, attended were all the graduates of IRSSS, and the students from other schools and departments.
(2) On the evening of 30th, Mr. Liang held an academic talk with Professor Jiang Sheng centering on Taology. Mr. Liang put forward the concept of “Cultural Talk” in Culture China in 1994, which breaks through the conventional thinking of antagonism and confrontation. Mr. Liang held several academic talks with renowned scholars, philosophers, and thinkers in the Mainland, made an important contribution to strengthening academic communications. At this talk, the speech part, Mr. Liang who persisted in Taoist philosophy in all his life; the other part, Professor Jiang Sheng, renowned scholar of Daoism. During the direct talk the two scholars both made excellent speeches, the content of which will be printed in the journal of Culture China, and also in the international journal of religion and science Renaiscience sponsored by IRSSS. Audience was Professor Hu Weiqing, Professor Liu Yufeng, Associate Professor Fan Xuehui from SDU, Associate Professor Ge Huanli from IRSSS, as well as many graduate students.
(3) On the evening of 30th, Doctor Liang made an academic lecture entitled “Vista of Associating with the Creator”.