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ICMC2022: 2022 International Conference on Multimodal Communication: 
Global Multimodal Communication about Energy  
in conjunction with the
International Conference on the Cooperation and Integration 
of Industry, Education, Research, and Application 

Saturday & Sunday, 19 & 20 November 2022

Bilibili Livestream:

Zoom Meeting ID: 9719613041. Password: 718448

Program 会议议程

Sponsored by the College of Foreign Studies, Hunan Normal University
Hosted by the Center for Cognitive Science, Hunan Normal University

Changsha, Hunan

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Time: 19-20 November 2022. Online platform: Zoom. MeetingID: 9719613041. Password: 718448
Venue: Lecture Hall R613, Foreign Studies College, Hunan Normal University 

Each presentation slot is 45 minutes, within which there is a period at the end of about 10 minutes for both Q & A and a break.

Day 1, Saturday, 19 December 2022

  • 8:30-9:00.  Opening ceremony. Host: TANG Xianqing
    • Opening remarks, Professor JIANG Hongxin, Secretary of the CPC Hunan Normal University Committee
    • Opening remarks, Professor Mark Turner, Case Western Reserve University
    • Opening remarks, Mr. WANG Yuqing, Deputy Secretary of the Education Commission of the CPC Hunan Provincial Committee, Deputy Secretary and Deputy Director of the Department of Education of Hunan Province
  • 9:00–9:45. Host: GAO Xieping. Speaker: LI Kenli. Hunan University. Title: Intelligent Ultrasound and its Parallel Processing Technology
  • 9:45-10:30. Host: GAO Xieping. Speaker: SUN Fuchun. Qsinghua University. Title: Research and Development of Cross-modal Learning
  • 10:30-11:15. Host: JIANG Lihua. Speaker: Mark Turner. Case Western Reserve University. Title: Conceptual Compressions in Multimodal Communication about Energy
  • Break
  • 1:45-2:30pm. Host: WAN Guangrong. Speakers: Renata Geld. University of Zagreb &  Nikolina Borčić. VERN' University. Title: The Croatian Prime Minister’s Energy
  • 14:30-15:15. Host: WAN Guangrong. Speaker: Line Cecile Engh. University of Oslo. Title: Divina Energia: A Historical-Conceptual Look at Communication about Energy from Classical Rhetoric to Medieval Liturgy.
  • 15:15-16:00. Host: PENG Yi. Speaker: Anna Wilson. University of Oxford. Title: Framings of Energy as “New Normal” and “Next Normal” in Multimodal Communication

Day 2, Sunday, 20 November 2022

  • 9:00-09:45 Host: XIAO Yuehai. Speaker: Francis Steen. UCLA. Title: The Work of Emotions
  • 9:45-10:30. Host: JIANG Lihua. Speaker: HE Gang. Stony Brook University. Title: Quantifying the Cost Savings of Global Solar Photovoltaic Supply Chains
  • 10:30-11:15. Host: JIANG Lihua. Speaker: LI Ke. Hunan Normal University. Title: Chinese Modernization: A “Dual-Carbon” Strategic Perspective
  • Break
  • 14:30-15:15. Host: DENG Yunhua. Speaker: Stefka Eriksen. Norwegian Institute for Cultural Heritage Research. Title: Energy in the Medieval North: Notions, Access, and Communication
  • 15:15-16:00. Host: DENG Yunhua. Speaker: Anders Hougaard. University of Southern Denmark. Title: Mythic Energy.
  • 16:00-16:10 Closing comments. Host: DENG Yunhua. Speaker:   Mark Turner. Case Western Reserve University.