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U.S.-China Competition for Global Influence


EVENT DETAILS
Thursday, January 30, 2019
10:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

Elliott School of International Affairs
George Washington University
City View Room, 7th Floor
1957 E Street NW, Washington, DC 20052

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Agenda


9:30 a.m. | REGISTRATION AND BOOK SALE



10:00 a.m. | WELCOME


Opening Remarks
Benjamin Hopkins, The George Washington University

Program Introduction
Michael Wills, The National Bureau of Asian Research


10:10 a.m. | THE RETURN OF U.S.-CHINA STRATEGIC COMPETITION


Ashley J. Tellis, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace


10:30 a.m. | REGIONAL RESPONSES TO U.S.-CHINA COMPETITION


Moderator
Alison Szalwinski, The National Bureau of Asian Research

Panelists
Sheila A. Smith, Council on Foreign Relations
Syaru Shirley Lin, The University of Virginia
Liselotte Odgaard, Hudson Institute


12:00 p.m. | LUNCHEON SERVED


12:30 p.m. | LUNCHEON KEYNOTE DISCUSSION


Introduction
Roy Kamphausen, The National Bureau of Asian Research

Keynote
To be confirmed


1:15 p.m. | CONCLUSION


Michael Wills, The National Bureau of Asian Research


The event is hosted by NBR and co-sponsored by the Sigur Center for Asian Studies and the East Asia National Resource Center.

The discussion will draw on the NBR publication Strategic Asia 2020: U.S.-China Competition for Global Influence (forthcoming January 21, 2020), which offers a forward-looking assessment of how the rivalry between China and the United States is playing out around the globe.


(Banner photo by Thomas Peter-Pool/Getty Images)