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Nov15

2018

Leadership Training and Exchange for Mongolian Women

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During the week of Oct 26-31, 2018, the US-Asia Institute had the pleasure of hosting IMPACT #1, a delegation of 17 emerging female leaders from Mongolia, as part of its new, five-year leadership and democracy training program for Mongolia’s emerging leaders and elected officials. The purpose of the USAI’s IMPACT Leadership Exchange & Training program is...Read More

Nov8

2018

GLB Member Ambassador Ajit to Join an ASEAN Panel

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Global Leadership Board member Ambassador Tan Sri Dato’ Ajit Singh meets with former Secretary-General of ASEAN. Together they speak on a panel to discuss the ASEAN Prize Program and give recommendations for the future of ASEAN.Read More

Nov1

2018

Insider Insight: Javade Chaudhri to Serve as Vice Chairman of the Trustees

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The US-Asia Institute has named Trustee Javade Chaudhri to the leadership team at USAI. He will join Ben Wu in serving as Vice Chairman of the organization. Mr. Chaudhri is a partner at Jones Day and has worldwide experience in helping private and public sector companies transact business and undertake projects in a range of industry sectors and geographies. Mr. Chaudhri advises...Read More

26Oct

2018

Asian Politics and History Association Conference Held at USAI

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The US-Asia Institute welcomed the Asian Politics and History Association (APHA) for its annual conference on the weekend of October 27th. The theme was the impact of the Indo-Pacific Strategy on Asia. The keynote speaker, Ambassador Otgonbayar Yondon, the Mongolian Ambassador to the United States, kickstarted the program by giving an informative presentation on Mongolian...Read More

23Oct

2018

Insider Insight: USAI Trustee Tom K. Ara Joins DLA Piper

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Tom K. Ara, a Trustee of the US-Asia Institute, joins DLA Piper. Below, read DLA Piper’s announcement: Tom K. Ara has joined the firm as a partner in Century City and will serve as Chair of the Entertainment Transactions practice and Co-Chair of the Entertainment Finance practice. Tom has been involved in a multitude of...Read More

Oct26

2018

China, Trade and Power Luncheon

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On October 25, the US-Asia Institute and the Hinrich Foundation co-hosted a luncheon on the themes of China, Trade and Power, featuring Stewart Paterson. Mr. Wayne Morrison, an Asian trade and finance expert from the Congressional Research Service, moderated the discussion. Mr. Stewart Paterson, the author of the book “China, Trade, and Power,” outlined his...Read More

15Oct

2018

Election Forecast for Diplomats

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On October 15, the US Asia Institute hosted a diplomatic briefing on the 2018 US mid-term elections, “The 2018 Mid-Term Elections: A Look at What the US Congress Might Look Like After November 6“. Dr. Allan Lichtman, the well known “prediction professor”, gave the keynote speech. Ms. Silvia Spring, a former foreign service officer of the Department...Read More

Oct9

2018

Delegation Reunion Reception, Fall 2018

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In the evening of October 5, 2018, USAI welcomed back the 119th delegation with the Chinese People’s Institute of Foreign Affairs, and the 12th and 13th delegations with the National People’s Congress, at a reunion reception at USAI’s townhouse. More than 75 people joined the reception, including congressional staff and diplomatic friends from the embassies of...Read More