The Congressional Caucus on ASEAN and the US-Asia Institute’s inaugural

ASEAN 101 Seminar Series 2017:

Session 3: The Strategic Importance of the ASEAN Partnership

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Brian Harding
Director, East and Southeast Asia Program
Center for American Progress

The third session of the 2017 ASEAN 101 series featured Mr. Brian Harding, the director of the East and Southeast Asia Program in the Center for American Progress, as the keynote speaker. He spoke about the importance of ASEAN to the stability and security of the Asia-Pacific region.

About The Series
The Congressional Caucus on ASEAN in partnership with the U.S.-Asia Institute, is hosting the inaugural ASEAN 101 Seminar Series in the summer of 2017. The three-session introductory series brings experts to Capitol Hill to introduce and discuss critical aspects of the Southeast Asian nations and their economic and strategic significance. All sessions are open only to Congressional staff and include time for Q&A with the audience.

*This series is off the record.