Asia and Asian Americans in the Time of Trump
Please join Asia Society Southern California on Day 1 of President Trump’s first work week for an engaging program that looks at the implications of his presidency on relations with Asia and Asian Americans. This will be the first in a series of President Trump & Asia programs in Los Angeles that are part of a global Asia Society initiative to examine challenges and opportunities facing the new Administration in Asia and to drive creative thinking and specific recommendations for U.S. policy.
Speakers on our foreign-policy include:
Kantathi Suphamongkhon, Former Foreign Minister of Thailand
Ambassador Venkatesan Ashok, Consul General of India - San Francisco
Our Asian-American panel features two MacArthur Foundation Fellows who are leaders in immigration and minority issues:
Stewart Kwoh, President and Executive Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – LA
Ahilan Arulanantham, Legal Director, American Civil Liberties Union in Southern California
Stay tuned for Trump & Asia programs in February featuring Kevin Rudd, President of the Asia Society Policy Institute, and Orville Schell, Arthur Ross Director of the Center on U.S.-China Relations.
For more information on Asia Society’s Trump & Asia series, please click here.
5:30 pm – 6:00 pm: Registration and networking reception
Valet parking is $15 at the Omni hotel.
UCLA Center for Chinese Studies
Okinawa Association of America