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07Mar

2017

USAI Announces New President

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US-Asia Institute Announces New President Mr. Glenn Lau-Kee Glenn Lau-Kee was elected president of the US-Asia Institute in 2017. He is a former president of the 74,000 member New York State Bar Association. As the 117th president of NYSBA during 2014-2015, he was the first Asian-American to serve as President. Glenn is a member of the firm of Kee...Read More

02Feb

2017

2017 Lunar New Year Celebration

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The US-Asia Institute hosted its annual Lunar New Year celebration on February 2, 2017 to usher in the Year of the Rooster. At the Lunar New Year event, USAI Chairman Kent Lucken also gave special recognition to the 50th anniversary of the Association for Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Thank you to all of our friends in attendance from the diplomatic community from Brunei, China, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, and HKETO.Read More

30Jan

2017

Hong Kong at a Critical Juncture

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A discussion with Alejandro Reyes from University of Hong Kong about the present and future outlook for the SAR.Read More

17Jan

2017

TANIP 2017 Finalists Announced

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The Royal Thai Embassy in Washington, DC announced the finalists for the 2017 Thai American National Internship Program. Founded in 2015, TANIP is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for Thai American students and young graduates to gain a firsthand look at the American government and political system in Washington D.C., and to reflect on the role they, as...Read More

08Dec

2016

Sustainable Development in the Lower Mekong

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Sustainable Development in the Lower Mekong: Prioritizing Environmental Security Thursday, December 8, 2016 12 PM – 1:30 PM US-Asia Institute 232 East Capitol St NE Washington, DC 20003 Light lunch will be served. Please join us for a discussion on sustainable development in the Lower Mekong Delta region in Asia. The United States launched the...Read More

06Dec

2016

P2P Diplomacy: Opportunities and Challenges in US-China Educational Relations

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P2P Diplomacy: Opportunities and Challenges in US-China Educational Relations Tuesday, December 6, 2016 3 PM – 4:30 PM US-Asia Institute 232 East Capitol St NE Washington, DC 20003 The importance of people-to-people diplomacy in building strong bilateral relations cannot be overlooked. Join us for a discussion on the impact and implications of educational exchange programs on...Read More

02Nov

2016

Non-DC Event: US-China Entertainment Law Conference

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The US-Asia Institute was a proud sponsor of the US-China Entertainment Law Conference, a one-day conference on November 2, 2016, co-hosted by Loyola Law School and the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Read More

06Oct

2016

Institute Insider Insights: “Congressional Inaction: A Brief Analysis of Factors Influencing the American Legislative Process”

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By Anqi Wei, 2016 Rule of Law Fellow* October 6, 2016 Since the establishment of the three branches of the United States Government, the legislative branch has been criticized for negligence and inaction, and the executive and the judiciary branches for overstepping their powers. The lack of clarity in Articles II and III of the...Read More