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US-Asia Institute Reunion Reception


You and your colleagues are invited to join us at: US-Asia Institute Reunion Reception Thursday, June 8, 2017 6:30-8:30pm US-Asia Institute 232 East Capitol Street NE (A townhouse on 3rd and East Capitol Streets NE) RSVP: http://bit.ly/0608ReceptionRead More

2017 Lunar New Year Celebration


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

2016 Summer Delegations Reunion


US-Asia Institute hosted a summer delegation reunion on September 22, 2016 for congressional staffers who traveled to China with us. USAI Trustee Julie Chon introduced the program for the evening. All four trip leaders shared their experiences and lessons they learned in China. Minister-Counselor Zhang Min “Tommy” made brief remarks on behalf of the Embassy...Read More

SIF Connects! Washington DC


The Singapore International Foundation and US-Asia Institute are pleased to announce: SIF Connects! Washington DC Innovative Social Policies for a Better World Thursday, September 8, 2016 6:15pm to 8:30pm (Registration starts at 5:45pm) B340 & B354 Rayburn House Office Building The 2016 SIF! Connects Washington DC event was a resounding success. This year’s SIF Connects!...Read More

2016 China 101 Graduation Reception


The US-Asia Institute hosted a graduation reception for congressional staff who completed their China 101 professional development certificate by attending this year’s China 101 briefing series. Congressional staff who attended the series, as well as past and future participants in congressional delegations to China, were invited to attend the event. Additionally, the Institute was pleased to...Read More

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 over 300 dignitaries from U.S. government, including executive and legislative branches, as well as business, academia, and D.C.-based Asian diplomatic missions. Wednesday, February 25, 2016 6:30-8:30pm Hosted by US-Asia Institute 232 East Capitol Street, N.E. Washington, D.C. 20003 A...Read More