Major Inaugural Activities

Major Inaugural Activities

May 19   18:00
  • Program: Reception for visiting foreign guests.
  • Venue: Taipei Guest House
May 20   09:00
  • Program: Swearing-in ceremony for the 14th-term President and Vice President.
  • Venue: Ching-kuo Hall, Presidential Office Building
May 20   09:25
  • Program: President signs appointment decrees for the Premier, Secretary-General to the President, and National Security Council Secretary-General, and the Premier countersigns the decrees.
  • Venue: Presidential Office
May 20   09:30
  • Program: Swearing-in ceremony for the Premier, Secretary-General to the President, and National Security Council Secretary-General.
  • Venue: President's Hall, Presidential Office Building
May 20   09:35
  • Program: President signs appointment decrees for the Vice Premier, Ministers, and Chairpersons of Commissions under the Executive Yuan, and the Premier countersigns the decrees.
  • Venue: Presidential Office
May 20   09:40
  • Program: Swearing-in ceremony for the Vice Premier, Ministers, and Chairpersons of Commissions under the Executive Yuan.
  • Venue: Reception Room, Presidential Office Building
May 20   09:55
  • Program: President and Vice President receive congratulations from foreign guests.
  • Venue: President's Hall, Presidential Office Building
May 20   10:32
  • Program: Handover ceremony between outgoing and incoming Secretaries-General to the President, National Security Council Secretaries-General, and Academia Historica Directors.
  • Venue: Rainbow Room, Presidential Office Building
May 20   11:00
  • Program: Inaugural celebrations.
  • Venue: Plaza in front of Presidential Office Building
May 20   15:00
  • Program: President meets with foreign guests.
  • Venue: Presidential Office Building
May 20   19:00
  • Program: President and Vice President inaugural state banquet.
  • Venue: Taipei Marriott Hotel
May 21   16:00
  • Program: Reception for overseas compatriots.
  • Venue: Taipei Guest House
May 23   10:00
  • Program: Tribute to the founding father and those who sacrificed their lives for the nation.
  • Venue: National Revolutionary Martyrs' Shrine in Yuanshan, Taipei

Inaugural celebrations

May 20   09:00-11:00
  • Program: Performance by the Honor Guard of the R.O.C.
  • Program: "Pride of Taiwan" Performances
  • Program: "March of Taiwanese Democracy" Performances
  • Panai KusuiMy Hometown Under the Sunset/ My Beautiful Mother, Da-Wu Mountain
  • Sheng Xiang Band─Planting Trees, Formosa Go Go Go
  • Fire EX.─Marching Forward, Island Sunrise
  • Venue: Plaza in front of Presidential Office Building
May 20   11:00
  • Program: Entrance of the President and Vice President
  • Program: Singing of the National Anthem
  • Timur Elementary School Chorus, Pingtung County
  • Puzangalan Children’s Choir
  • National Nantou Senior High School Tug-of-War Team
  • JingMei Tug-of-War Team
  • Venue: Plaza in front of Presidential Office Building
May 20   11:10-11:40
  • Program: President Delivers Inaugural Speech
  • Venue: Plaza in front of Presidential Office Building
May 20   11:45-11:50
  • Program: Grand Chorus of "Ilha Formosa"
  • Taiwan National Choir
  • Dun Hua Elementary School Children’s Choir
  • Flyover by Thunder Tigers Aerobatic Team
  • Program: End of Inauguration Ceremony
  • Venue: Plaza in front of Presidential Office Building