Call for papers Conference on Trudeau's Foreign Policy October 14th-15th

The International Academic Conference on Canadian Studies: Trudeau’s Foreign Policy, organized by Guangdong University of Foreign Studies (GDUFS), will be held in Guangzhou on October 14th – 15th . The conference aspires to explore Trudeau’s Foreign Policy from the perspectives Sino-Canada relations, US-Canada relations, Europe-Canada relations. The forum welcomes researchers in Canadian studies from across the world to participate.

The conference now cordially invites submission of papers within 5500 words, together with a brief narrative bio-note in English (50-100 words), contact information with the speaker’s name, affiliation, email address, and telephone and fax numbers. Please send emails to

The deadline for submission of papers in MS Word Format is August 30th, 2016. The Organizing Committee of the conference reserves the right to edit the paper if necessary. The submitted papers should be original and have not been contributed or published elsewhere.

Under the theme of “Canadian Studies: Trudeau’s Foreign Policy”, the topics for the conference include, but are not restricted to, the following overlapping categories:

A. Sino-Canada relations (In terms of politics, economy, diplomacy etc.)

B. Canada and Chinese “Belt and Road Initiate”

C. US-Canada relations (In terms of politics, economy, diplomacy etc.)

D. Europe-Canada relations (In terms of politics, economy, diplomacy etc.)

E. Canada’s relations with other countries or regions (In terms of politics, economy, diplomacy etc.)

All the finalized full papers will be carefully reviewed; official invitation letters and a Final Registration Confirmation Form will be sent by September 10th, 2016, to participants whose finalized full papers have been accepted by the Academic Review Panel of the Conference. Authors of the accepted full papers will have 15 minutes to present their work at the parallel sessions with 5 minutes for questions and discussion. Best papers selected by the Academic Review Panel of the Forum will be included in the Conference Proceedings to be published after the Forum.

The concrete time, place, agenda and other conference details shall be uncovered shortly. For more information about the Conference and Center for Canadian Studies, please login website

Please email your inquiries to:

The Organizing Committee of the Forum, GDUFS: