The “Third Taiji Science Forum and World Taiji
Intangible Cultural Heritage Masters Exhibition,”
jointly organized by the World Taiji Science Federation and Henan Polytechnic University, concluded successfully last weekend.
The “Third Taiji Science Forum and World Taiji Intangible Cultural Heritage Masters Exhibition,” jointly organized by the World Taiji Science Federation and Henan Polytechnic University, concluded successfully last weekend. Additionally, the “Z Generation International Youth Leader Taiji Cultural Exchange Activity” took place as part of this event.
Master Demo Hold at the hometown of Taiji,
Chenjiagou (Chen Village)
3rd Taiji Science Forum opening ceremony
Henan Polytechnic University Concert Hall
Co-Chair Dr.Yang Xiaolin
President Of Henan Polytechnic University
opening ceremony remark
Co-Chair Dr. Shuudong Li
President of World Taiji Science Federation
opening ceremony remark
Li Ling Wei International Olympic Committee Member, Executive Committee Member of the International Badminton Federation, Chairman of the Samaranch Sports Development Foundation. Renowned Chinese female badminton player and world champion.
Congresswoman Judy May Chu
Serves as the U.S. representative for California’s 28th congressional district. She has held a seat in Congress since 2009, previously representing California’s 32nd congressional district until redistricting.
Lisa M. Gillmor, Mayor of Santa Clara also serve as Authority Members of the Sports & Open Space Authority of the City, Board Members of the Santa Clara Stadium Authority, Authority and Members of the Bayshore North Project Enhancement Authority
John Harabedian is the President of the California State Acupuncture Board, a former City Councilmember, and Mayor of Sierra Madre City. He is also a candidate for the California State Assembly District 41 general election in 2024..
Zoran Barac, YPhD serves as the Managing Director of the Zagreb School of Economics and Management (ZSEM), where he also holds the position of Head of the Finance and Accounting Department. Additionally, he serves as the President of the Croatian Wushu Federation.
Dr. Chulong Xue is the President of The American Association of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture (AACMA). He graduated from Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine in 1984 and completed a residency at Guangdong Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM).
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During this event, the Forum Organization Committee selected and invited young Taiji practitioners from various schools and organizations, including the American Hebei Chinese Martial Arts Institute, U.S. Wushu Center, Chen Sitan Tai Chi Wushu Center, the Oregon Tai Chi Wushu, Advanced Martial Arts Academy, Pure Shaolin Kungfu Academy, Wu Kong Martial Arts Academy, and the Algerian Martial Arts Academy, to engage in online exchanges and mutual learning with students from Henan Polytechnic University. In the “Z Generation International Youth Leader Taiji Cultural Exchange Activity,” young leaders and experts of the new generation, such as Ethan Zhu, Mariella Brayton, Marshall Brayton, Angelina Chen, Christina Chen, Kaden Wong, and Phylicia Shaw, shared their unique experiences and outstanding achievements in the field of Taiji Qigong through online platforms. It is hoped that these exceptional young individuals will further promote the rejuvenation and modernization of Taiji Quan, expanding its audience.
Congratulations from different schools
Young practitioners from different schools
In addition to exchanges in the field of international university research, this event collaborated with the hometown of Taiji, Chenjiagou (Chen Village), to conduct a grand Taiji master exhibition, which was globally live-streamed through the co-organizer’s platform, the World Taiji Quan Network.
Live Taiji Masters Exhibition in the Birthplace of Taiji, Chenjiagou（ Chen Village）