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The Triangle Area Chinese Language and Culture Meetup Group Message Board › Links for events around the area.

Links for events around the area.

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Eric
user 2571775
Raleigh, NC
Post #: 65
These websites have links for events in the area's Asian communities.
I found these while searching the Internet.

http://www.nctacas.or...­
The Triangle Area Chinese American Society of North Carolina.
Click on the volunteer opportunities to sign up for events they sponsor.


http://www.jhfc.duke....­
The NCCSAS seeks to promote research and teaching in the languages and cultures of South Asia in the constituent universities of the Triangle South Asia Consortium and the region.

http://www.naaap-nc.o...­
The National Association of Asian-American Professionals, North Carolina Chapter
NAAAP North Carolina is a chapter of the premiere multiprofessional pan-Asian American nonprofit association for the United States and Canada. There are now 20 chapters and ventures and a growing national membership of over 3,000. Our vision is to promote Asian American leadership and civic engagement through professional development, networking, multicultural education and community service.
A former member
Post #: 2
Thought the below talk by Ping Fu may be of interest to this group. We plan to attend. It is being held by the North Carolina Chinese Business Association.

http://www.nc-cba.org...­

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Come hear Ping Fu, President and CEO, Geomagic, 2005 Inc. Entrepreneur of the Year speak on the topic "The Magic of Thinking Differently"

Inc.?s 2005 Entrepreneur of the Year came to this country from a Chinese prison, bringing with her a sense that she was meant to do something that mattered. Ms. Fu and her company, Geomagic, are perfecting a technology that is already changing the way things ? from turbines to artificial hearts ? get made.


Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2007

6:00-6:15 Registration, networking
6:15-6:45 Light Chinese buffet, networking
6:45-7:00 Introductions
7:00-8:30 Keynote talk followed by Q&A
8:30-9:00 Wrap-up, meet-the-speaker, adjourn

Location: MCNC, MCNC Auditorium, Building #1 (Google Map)
3021 Cornwallis Road,
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709-2889

Fees: $10 for NCCBA members, $20 for non-member pre-registration, $25 at the door. Please RSVP to guarantee food and seats. (membership application accepted at the door.)
Eric
user 2571775
Raleigh, NC
Post #: 83
CAFA was founded on October 5, 1996 as a non-political and non-profit organization. The objectives of CAFA are:

* To foster friendship among Chinese and Chinese Americans;
* To help members succeed in the American society;
* To protect the rights of members;
* To promote Sino-American culture, science and technology exchange.

http://www.cafanc.org...­
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