- March 02: New Horizons on the Book of Odes: The Formal Elements and Structural Principles - Guest Lecture by Prof. Dr. Chen Zhi (Hong Kong Baptist University)
- February 26: Study Session on "Destiny and Divination in Early 4th-Century China"
- May 5: The IKGF at the Conference “Forschungskollegs und ihre Funktion im deutschen Wissenschaftssystem”
- June 7: IKGF advisory board meets with FAU president Prof. Dr.-Ing. Joachim Hornegger
- July 10: Ceremonial Handover Marks the Start of IKGF’s Second Funding Phase (2015-2021)
- October 24: IKGF at the Long Night of the Sciences (Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften), FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg
- October 27: Public Lecture and Ceremony Bön Religion and Divination Lecture and Tibetan Bön Ceremony Performed by the Venerable Lopön Trinley Nyima Rinpoche
- November 17 / October 15: Two Astrolabe-Workshops, including a visit to the Germanic National Museum, Nuremberg; Dr. Josefina Rodriguez Arribas (IKGF Visiting Fellow), Dr. Petra Schmidl (IKGF Visiting Fellow), Dr. Flora Vafea (Munic)
- May 9: Fate and Divination in Early China and the Ancient Mediterranean - Methodological and practical approaches; Planning Meeting, Prof. Dr. Michael Lackner (IKGF Director), Prof. Dr. Lisa Raphals (IKGF Advisory Board Member), participating: Prof. Dr. Esther Eidinow (Nottingham University), Prof. Dr. Michael Flower (Princeton University), Prof. Dr. Richard King (Bern University), Prof. Dr. Mu-chou Poo (Chinese University of Hong Kong)
- December 16: Die mantischen Künste und die Epistemologie prognostischer Wissenschaften im Mittelalter(Book Presentation) by Prof. Dr. Alexander Fidora
- April 30: Comparisons: Like a Stick that may be Grabbed by either End ? - Studientag with Dr. Ralph Weber
- March 18: Branch Opening Ceremony: The IKGF and Shandong University's Zhouyi Center Affirm their Close Cooperation
- February 7: Introduction to the Chinese Historical Biographical Database Project (CHBD), Prof. Dr. Chu Ping-tzu
- February 2012: What are regular expressions, and what can they do for us, Introductory Session, Dr. Sven Sellmer
- July 2012: Looking for Knowledge - The Theories and Practices of Observation in Pre-Modern China and Beyond, Studientag.
- June 2011: IT for Scholars of the Humanities - How to Get Started, Introductory Session, Dr. Sven Sellmer