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Asian Architecture Conference

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Oct 12, 2017


SOURCE: CSIS


WHAT: Asian Architecture Conference

WHEN: Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 9:30 am to 4 pm

WHERe: CSIS, 1616 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036

The event will be webcast live from this page.

The CSIS Southeast Asia Program, Scholl Chair in International Business, and Simon Chair in Political Economy are pleased to present the fifth annual Asian Architecture Conference @ CSIS.

Coming ahead of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum and East Asia Summit (EAS) in November, CSIS will convene key thought leaders, business executives, and policymakers from the United States and Asia for a discussion on some of the important issues surrounding the EAS and APEC. They will discuss the plans for the upcoming APEC summit in Vietnam, provide an update on CSIS’s Asia Economic Strategy Commission, and the key issues facing leaders in the EAS in the Philippines.

8:30 a.m. Registration

9:30 a.m. Welcoming Remarks

Mr. Scott Miller
Senior Adviser and Scholl Chair in International Business
Center for Strategic and International Studies

Opening Keynote

Representative Rick Larsen
Co-Chair, APEC Caucus
U.S. House of Representatives

Introduction:
Ms. Monica Hardy Whaley
President
National Center for APEC

10:15 a.m. Economic Priorities for the APEC Summit

The Hon. Matt Matthews
Deputy Assistant Secretary and Ambassador for APEC
U.S. Department of State

Mr. Yasuhiko Yoshida
Senior Official for APEC and Deputy Director-General for Trade Policy, Trade Policy Bureau
Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (Japan)

H.E. Pham Quang Vinh
Ambassador
Embassy of Vietnam

Ms. Tina Lo
Vice Chairman
O-Bank Co., Ltd.
Member, ABAC Chinese Taipei

Moderator:
Mr. Scott Miller
Senior Adviser and Scholl Chair in International Business
Center for Strategic and International Studies

11:45 a.m. Lunch Served

12:30 p.m. Discussion of U.S. Economic Strategy in the Asia Pacific

Introduction:
Mr. Matthew P. Goodman
Senior Adviser for Asian Economics and Simon Chair in Political Economy
Center for Strategic and International Studies

Discussion :
The Hon. Charlene Barshefsky
Senior International Partner, Wilmer Hale
Former U.S. Trade Representative

The Hon. J. Stapleton Roy
Founding Director Emeritus
Wilson Center Kissinger Institute
Former U.S. Ambassador to China, Indonesia, and Singapore

Moderator:
Mr. Jacob M. Schlesinger
Senior Correspondent
Wall Street Journal

1:30 p.m. Coffee Break

1:45 p.m. Security Priorities for the East Asia Summit

H.E. Ashok Mirpuri
Ambassador
Embassy of Singapore

Dr. Evan Medeiros
Managing Director, Asia
Eurasia Group

Mr. Jonathan Cheng
Seoul Bureau Chief
Wall Street Journal

Ms. Bonnie Glaser
Senior Adviser for Asia and Director, China Power Project
Center for Strategic and International Studies

Moderator:
Dr. Amy E. Searight
Senior Adviser and Director, Southeast Asia Program
Center for Strategic and International Studies

3:15 p.m. Program Concludes

The conference is made possible with support from the Government of Japan and the National Center for APEC



https://www.csis.org/events/asian-architecture-conference-0

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