Upcoming Events

2016 China 101 Briefing Series
June 06, 2016

Fundamentals of US-China relations for Congressional Staff.

Hong Kong University Student Event
June 21, 2016

Pizza will be served. Invitation only.

USAI Internship Alumni Reunion Event
June 28, 2016

Pizza party from 6-8pm. Please RSVP.

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Hong Kong University Student Event


The US-Asia Institute will host an evening reception for students visiting from the Hong Kong University on Tuesday, June 21. Pizza will be served.Read More

CPIFA #102 and #103 Reunion Reception


The CPIFA #102 and #103 Reunion Reception was held on May 19, 2016 from 6:30-8:30PM to share the experiences of our most recent congressional staff delegations to China, organized in partnership with the Chinese People's Institute of Foreign Affairs (CPIFA). From March 26-April 4, 2016, CPIFA #102 visited Beijing, Shenzhen, and Guilin while CPIFA #103 visited Beijing, Shanghai, and Jiangxi Province. Read More

2016 Lunar New Year Celebration


The US-Asia Institute hosted an evening celebration reception to usher in the Year of the Monkey with dignitaries from U.S. government, including executive and legislative branches, as well as business, academia, and D.C.-based Asian diplomatic missions. A dinner buffet was provided. Wednesday, February 25, 2016 6:30-8:30pm Hosted by US-Asia Institute 232 East Capitol Street, N.E. Washington,...Read More

Celebration Reception of 100 Trips to China with CPIFA


On Thursday, October 22, 2015 in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill, the US-Asia Institute and the Chinese People's Institute of Foreign Affairs celebrated a milestone of their longstanding partnership. In August 2015, they worked tirelessly to organize their 100th Congressional delegation to China, visiting Beijing, Kunming, Read More

A Capitol Hill Reception: “MONGOLIA: 25 YEARS OF DEMOCRACY”


2015 marked a historic milestone in modern day Mongolian history – the 25th anniversary of democracy. To recognize and celebrate this significant occasion, the US-Asia Institute organized this reception with the Embassy of Mongolia and the Mongolia Society to showcase Mongolia and its contributions while looking toward the future. Co-hosted by USAI, the Embassy of Mongolia, and The Mongolia SocietyRead More

2015 Lunar New Year Celebration


Thank you to all who attended our reception celebrating the 2015 Lunar New Year. Honorees: From the United States Congress The Honorable Ed ROYCE (CA) The Honorable Matt SALMON (AZ) The Honorable Mark TAKANO (CA) Our Diplomatic Friends His Excellency PHAM Quang Vinh Ambassador, Vietnam His Excellency PISAN Manawapat Ambassador, Thailand The Honorable Susan THORNTON...Read More

US-Asia Institute 35th Anniversary Gala


On March 27, 2014, US-Asia Institute celebrated its 35th anniversary at the United Nations, New York City. Thank you to all who attended!Read More

2014 Lunar New Year Celebration


Last Wednesday, February 12th, the US-Asia Institute hosted its annual Lunar New Year Celebration. Thank you all to those who attended despite the impending snow storm; it was warm and dry at the US-Asia Institute! Special guests at Lunar New Year included: His Excellency Hem Heng, Cambodia; His Excellency and Mrs. Seng Soukhathivog, Laos; His...Read More