2021 International Taiji Science Forum World Taiji Intangible Cultural Heritage Online Masters Exhibition

The purpose of this forum is to “Deepen Taiji wellness research and serve human health needs”. In order to celebrate the UNESCO’s official inclusion of Taijiquan in the World Intangible Cultural Heritage List on December 17, 2020, the “International Taiji Science Forum and World Intangible Cultural Heritage Taijiquan Masters Exhibition” will be held on September 17-18, 2021 online.

 Taiji Science Forum

1st International Taiji Science Online Forum & World Taiji Intangible Cultural Heritage Online Masters Exhibition Information…

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Schedule

Final registration

July 30, 2021 Online Forum Date September 17-18, 2021

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Registration

All related organizations and individuals can apply and can only participate after being evaluated and approved by the organizing committee…

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FORUM SPEAKERS

GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Weimo Zhu
(USA)

Professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Community Health at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, He was the editor-in-chief of the Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, and was the associate editors of Journal of Physical Activity and Health and Frontiers in Physiology.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Jürgen Mittag
(German)

Honorary Board member of the foundation “Library of the Ruhr”
Head of European Sport Development and Leisure Studies at German Sport University Cologne; Appointment of Jean Monnet Professor (European Commission);

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GUEST SPEAKER
Dr. Mark Langweiler
(UK)

Mark was the Director of Integrated Medicine at Atlantic Hematology/Oncology Group. He is currently the Principle Lead and Course Director for the Integrated Masters-in-Chiropractic at London South Bank University chiropractic and lectures in anatomy.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Dr.Robson Gutierre
(Brazil)

Visiting Lecturer in Neurophysiology and Exercise Physiology at the Federal University of São Paulo, Paulista School of Medicine, Brazil – UNIFESP.

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Dr. Albert Yeung
(USA)

Director of Primary Care Research at the Depression Clinical and Research Program at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Shin Lin
(USA)

Professor and Director of Laboratory for Mind-Body Signaling & Energy Research, School of Biological Sciences and Susan Samueli Integrative Health Institute, University of California, Irvine,

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GUEST SPEAKER
Pro. Chi-hsiu Weng
(USA)

He is the president of US Collegiate Taiji Federation and Vice President of the World Shuai Jiao Federation,Professor at San Jose State University and the Honorary Dean of College of Taijii at University of East-West Medicine, California.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Eric Y. Tao, Ph.D
(USA)

President of the University of East West Medicine, also a full professor ofinnovation and computer science at the California State University Monterey Bay since 1998*

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GUEST SPEAKER
Dr. CP. Ong
(USA)

Dr. CP. Ong. He received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from U.C. Berkeley in 1973. Scientist of the Year 2016 Awarded at World Congress on Qigong, Taiji and TCM)Scientist of the Year 2016

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GUEST SPEAKER
Dr. Julian Chu
(USA)

Dr.Julian Chu has been teaching Yang-Style Taiijiquan, traditional Yang-Style Taiji Weapons (Sword, Saber, Staff), and Push Hands in U.S. over 40 years.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Dr.Alex Feng
(USA)

Dr. Alex feng, PhD, OMD, LAc is an internationally recognized practitioner and teacher of Traditional Chinese Medicine and an accomplished Chinese internal martial arts practitioner…

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Dr. Ron Zaidman
(USA)

President and Co-founder of Five Branches University, Graduate School of Traditional Chinese Medicine with campuses in Santa Cruz and San Jose California.

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Dr.Roger Jahnke
(USA)

Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine Director – Health Action Synergies Director, Institute of Integral Qigong and Taiji Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Beverley Kane
(USA)

Professor Beverley Kane, MD, is Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Stanford. She is Program Director for Stanford Medical Tai Chi and for Stanford Equine-imity, which uses a Baduanjin subset—a wuduanjin—with and on horses.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Zihan Guo
(USA)

Director, Wheelchair/Adaptive Taiji for Veterans (USVA Funded) UC Foundation Professor of Medical Anthropology Department of Social, Cultural and Justice Studies

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President Hui Li
(UK)

He is currently the President of the British Deyin Tai Chi Academy, the executive committee member of the International Health Qigong Federation

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GUEST SPEAKER
Dr. Wen Ke
(France)

Dr. Wen Ke, international expert, researcher and writer on Yangsheng, xclusive membre of the International Health Qi Gong Federation, PhD in Traditional Sports pedagogy, inheritor of Wudang martial arts culture.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Dean Gongbao Yu
(China)

Famous Taiji cultural scholar, editor-in-chief of World Taiji Net, Dean of World Tai Chi Net Academy. He has written dozens of books on traditional Chinese culture, He has published nearly a million words in newspapers and magazines.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Deyin Li
(China)

Professor of Renmin University of China. He is a famous martial artist in China. He graduated from Renmin University of China in 1961

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Prof. Jianxiang Tan
(China)

Professor and doctoral supervisor of South China Normal University, director and chief researcher of the Operation Management Research Center of China Sports Stadium Association.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Dinghai Yu
(China)

Former dean and professor of the Wushu College of Shanghai Sports University. He was awarded National Excellent Teacher Award by the National Education Commission and the Ministry of Personnel; National Sports Science and Technology Advanced Worker by the National Sports Bureau

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Aiqiao Shi
(China)

Former dean and professor of Wushu College of Wuhan Sports University. 9-duan Level of Health Qigong Master, leader of the discipline of traditional national sports major in health preservation, and expert of Hubei Provincial Government subsidy.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Xiaofei Hu
(China)

Professor and doctoral supervisor of Beijing Sports University, special expert of “sports prescription training” of the Chinese Sports Science Association, board member of the International Health Qigong Federation,

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Tianjun Liu
(China)

Professor, Doctoral Supervisor, Director of Qigong Laboratory Clinical Department, School of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Honorary President of Chinese Medical Qigong Association Standing Director of World Medical Qigong Association

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GUEST SPEAKER
Dr. Wu Zhou
(China)

Dean of the School of Physical Education and Health, HangZhou Normal University, Hangzhou, China. Dr. Zhou presided 1 National Social Science Funded project, hosted 7 provincial …

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Huixin Yang
(China)

Dean of the traditional ethnic sports college, Haerbin Sports University. She works with the academic leaders of traditional Chinese sports including wushu theory and methods.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Xin Xue
(China)

Professor Xin Xue, doctoral supervisor of physical education and health of Hangzhou Normal University. She used to be vice president of Martial Arts College of Tianjin Institute of physical education

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Huiru Wang
(China)

Professor of the Department of Physical Education, master’s tutor,master’s tutor, director of the “Sports, Medicine, Health and Care Integrated Development Research Center” of the Yangtze River Delta Institute of Health, of Shanghai Jiao Tong University

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Wenguo Ma
(China)

Dr. Wenguo Ma is a highly respected Professor and Wushu Doctor. He was born in Qianxian County, Shaanxi Province in July, 1970.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Ying Zhao
(China)

Ying Zhao graduated with a doctoral degree in traditional ethnic sports from Shanghai Sport University, and a postdoctoral fellow in biology at Shanghai Jiaotong University.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Tao Kang Ph.D
(China)

Dr. Tao Kang is a senior researcher at the School of Management, Sun Yat-Sen University. Main research directions: sports and public health, health management and services, health education and communication.

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GUEST SPEAKER
Prof. Junrong Liu
(China)

Professor Junrong Liu, President of Tianjin City Health Qigong Association, Former dean and Professor, Master Supervisor of the School of Physical Education and Health of Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. international level referee and national level social sports instructor of Health qigong.

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FORUM Taiji Grand Masters and Masters

We invited the main representatives of Taiji intangible cultural heritage Grand Masters and Masters  to participate in the forum.

Grandmaster Zhenglei Chen

Grandmaster Zhenglei Chen was the 19th generation of the Chenjiagou”s Chen family, the eleventh generation descendant of Taijiquan, senior national martial arts coach, national social sports instructor, previous member of the Chinese Wushu Association, member of the Chinese Sports Science Association, rated as ” One of the “Top Ten Famous Martial Arts Masters in Contemporary China”, Chinese Wushu 9th Duan, Expert Committee of China Wushu Academy The first batch of national-level intangible cultural heritage projects-outstanding inheritors of Chen style Taijiquan.

Grandmaster Tiancai Zhu

Grandmaster Tiancai Zhu was the 19th generation grandson of the Chen family of Chenjiagou, the 19th generation successor of Chen’s Taijiquan, representative of the first batch of national intangible cultural heritage items (Chen’s Taijiquan) Inheritor, Chinese martial arts ninth dan Grandmaster, Chinese senior martial arts coach, national first-level referee, the first batch of national senior martial arts foreign aid coaches. He was named a martial artist in Henan Province in 2013 and won the World Outstanding Chinese Contribution Award in April 2014.

Grandmaster Youbin Zhao

Grandmaster Youbin Zhao was born in Yongnian County, Hebei Province. From the age of seven, he followed his father Bin Zhao (1906-1999) to practice Taijiquan. Bin Zhao is the grandson of grandmaster Yang Chengfu. Youbin Zhao started teaching Taijiquan at the age of 16, and he has spread all over the country, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, and more than 20 countries. His disciples and students are all over the world. Expert Committee of China Wushu Academy The first batch of national-level intangible cultural heritage projects-outstanding inheritors of Yang style Taijiquan.

Grandmaster Deyin Li

Dr. Deying Li is a professor of Renmin University of China. He is a famous martial artist in China. He has served as chief referee of national and international martial arts competitions for many times. In 1990, he served as the Taiji coach of the National Wushu Team. He won the gold medal in the male and female Taiji events of the 11th Asian Games, and directed large-scale Taiji performances in China and Japan at the opening ceremony of the Asian Games.

Master Zhanjun Wang

Master Zhanjun Wang, one of the new generation leader of Taijiquan, the head coach of Taijiquan of the State Administration Affairs Administration, the vice chairman of Henan Wushu Association, the visiting professor of Jiaozuo Teachers College,  Won the Taiji Push Hands Championship at the National Wushu Championships for many consecutive years, Grand Champion of CCTV The six martial arts championships tournament, the Guinness World Record Dantian trembling holder, once represented the traditional Chinese martial arts, defeated Japan’s largest sumo wrestler Yokozuna·Aketaro

Master Jun yang

Master Jun Yang, the sixth-generation grandson of Luchan Yang, the founder of Yang style Taijiquan, was originally from Damingfu, Guangfu Town, Yongnian county, Hebei Province. He started to practice Yang Family Taijiquan under the guidance of his grandfather Yang Zhenduo since he was a child, and started teaching around the world with his grandfather when he was a teenager. He has won the true inheritance of family skills and is the heir of Mr. Zhenduo. For decades, Yang Jun has spread traditional Chinese culture and traditional Taiji with his unremitting efforts!

Master Qingquan Fu

Master Qingquan Fu is the family inheritor of Yang-style Taijiquan, a national intangible cultural heritage. Since the age of 5, he has received strict teaching and instruction from his grandfather  Zhongwen Fu  and his father Shengyuan Fu. He has won the true teachings of Taijiquan. He has won many domestic and foreign competitions as a young man. He has the reputation of “Taiji Young Master”. He is the one of main representative of Yang-style Taiji. Since the 1980s, He to teach traditional Yang-style Taijiquan abroad.

Master Jiamin Gao

The first “World Wushu Championship” and “East Asian Games” women’s Tai Chi champion. The first two consecutive “Asian Games” women’s Tai Chi champion, China’s first “Asian Wushu Championship” women’s Tai Chi champion, the first collection of “World Championships, Asian Games, East Asian Games, Asian Championships, National Games” “Five major event champions in one, the only “Grand Slam” Wushu athlete. A total of 32 gold medals in international and domestic competitions. She was elected as “Top Ten Chinese Wushu Athletes”, teaching promotion and dissemination of Tai Chi culture, and is praised as “Tai Chi Queen” and “Tai Chi Goddess” at home and abroad…

Master Sitan Chen

Master Sitan Chen is the first man in China to win the world champion of men’s taijiquan, the first man’s taijiquan champion in the Asian Games, and the first champion of three major events including the “World Championships, Asian Games and National Games”, and the “Grand Slam” men’s martial arts Taijiquan player, won the highest honor awarded by the national Sports Bureau of China, “Sports Honor Medal”, and was elected “Chinese Martial Arts Top 100”, known as “the 37 most in the world “Influential Taiji figure”, was hailed as “Taiji Prince” at home and abroad,

Master Amin Wu

She Had obtained:Weapon and Push Hands and All-around champion of Taiji in China. She has repeatedly won the champion of women’s Wu style Taijiquan and the Women’s Taiji Push Hands Championship at the China National Wushu Championships. She is the fifth-Generation successor of Wu style Taijiquan.
Chinese national Wushu referee. She has coached the “Taiji School” column of CCTV Sports Channel “Wen Ji Qi Wu” for six consecutive years. The main editorial board member of “Taiji Dictionary”, responsible for writing the chapter of “Taiji Sword”…

ABOUT WTJSF

The Taiji Science Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization registered under the U.S. Government and is composed of institutions of American, European and Chinese universities, scientific research institutions and health and wellness associations, as well as international medical health experts, researchers and professors.The association is committed to taking “Taiji Science” research as its lead; using “Journal of Taiji Science” academic journal as a platform; using scientific experiment data analysis to support medical Taiji prescriptions, formulating medical Taiji standards, certification programs, and education curriculums. With the assistance of scientific research international exchanges, forums, and festivals, it promotes Taiji science, culture and wellness on a global scale.

Mission:”Deepen Taiji wellness research and serve human health needs”

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