Organizing Committee

The 5th WCILCOS conference’s planning activities will be guided by an organizing committee of library and academic leaders from educational, research and cultural institutes as well as university and public libraries. A UBC workgroup will act as the secretariat to oversee the organization and launch of the event.

FERRIER, Jeffrey Curator, Centre for International Collections, Ohio University Libraries
YUEN, Eleanor Head, Asian Library, University of British Columbia

Organizing Committee Members:
FONG, Denise Project Manager, Chinese Canadian Stories – A UBC-SFU Project
HU-DEHART, Evelyn Professor of History and Ethnic Studies, Brown University
KO, Angela Assistant Fung Ping Shan Librarian, University of Hong Kong Libraries
LEE, Hwa-Wei Former Chief, Asian Division, Library of Congress
LEONG,  Jack Hang-Tat Director, Richard Charles Lee Canada-Hong Kong Library, University of Toronto Libraries
SEAMAN, Scott Dean, Ohio University Libraries
XU, Yun Director, Associate Professor Librarian, Department of Overseas Chinese Documents Studies, Jinan University Library
YU, Henry Associate Professor, Department of History and Principal, St. John’s College, University of British Columbia | Project Lead, Chinese Canadian Stories – A UBC-SFU Project
ZHANG, Xiuming Senior Editor, Chinese Institute for Overseas Chinese History Studies | Chief Editor of Overseas Chinese History Studies
ZHENG, Liren Curator, Charles W. Wason Collection on East Asia, Cornell University Library
ZHUANG, Guotu Dean, Faculty of International Relations & Research School of SE Asian Studies, Xiamen University

Denise Fong (CHRP Project Manager) Conference Manager
Phoebe Chow (UBC Asian Library) Coordinator
Brittany Ji 
Event Assistant
Richard Wang  Event Assistant