- May 4—9. 1992: Monumenta Serica Institute, in cooperation with the China-Zentrum, organized the International Symposium. It was held at Sankt Augustin and attended by more than 70 scholars from fourteen different countries.
The proceedings, supplemented with additional materials, were published in two volumes in the Monumenta Serica Monograph Series:
Roman Malek (ed.), Western Learning and Christianity in China. The Contribution and Impact of Johann Adam Schall von Bell (1592—1666). Jointly published by China-Zentrum and the Monumenta Serica Institute (Sankt Augustin — Nettetal 1998), 2 vols., 1259 pp.