Asia Forecast 2020

Center for Strategic & International Studies

January 22, 2020, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

CSIS will hold a half-day conference on forecasting leadership, security and economic trends in Asia for 2020.

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14:00 - 14:10  Welcoming Remarks
Michael J. Green, Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS; Director of Asian Studies, Georgetown University

14:10 - 15:00 Panel I: Politics and Leadership

Jude Blanchette, Freeman Chair in China Studies, CSIS
Victor D. Cha, Senior Adviser and Korea Chair, CSIS; Vice Dean for Faculty and Graduate Affairs and D.S. Song-KF Professor of Government, Georgetown University
Raymond Vickery, Senior Associate, Wadhwani Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies
Amy Searight, Senior Adviser and Director, Southeast Asia Program, CSIS
Chair: Michael J. GreenSenior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS; Director of Asian Studies, Georgetown University
15:00 - 15:10 Coffee Break

15:10 - 16:00 Panel II: Security

Bonnie Glaser, Senior Adviser for Asia and Director, China Power Project, CSIS
Gregory Poling, Director, Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative, and Fellow, Southeast Asia Program, CSIS
Nicholas Szechenyi, Senior Fellow and Deputy Director, Japan Chair, CSIS
Sue Mi Terry, Senior Fellow, Korea Chair, CSIS
Chair: Patrick Buchan, Director, U.S. Alliances Project and Fellow, Indo-Pacific Security, CSIS 
16:00 - 16:10 Coffee Break

16:10-17:00 Panel III: Economics and Trade

Scott Kennedy, Senior Adviser and Trustee Chair in Chinese Business and Economics, CSIS
Sarah Ladislaw, Senior Vice President; Director and Senior Fellow, Energy and National Security Program, CSIS
William A. Reinsch, Senior Adviser and Scholl Chair in International Business, CSIS
Stephanie Segal, Senior Fellow, Simon Chair in Political Economy, CSIS
Chair: Matthew Goodman, Senior Vice President; Simon Chair in Political Economy and Senior Adviser for Asian Economics, CSIS
17:00 Adjourn 
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