2013 Washington Awards Dinner
Join us on June 12 for Asia Society’s most prestigious annual event in Washington recognizing the growing relationship between the United States and Asia in the areas of policy, business, and arts and culture. The evening will honor leaders who have made significant contributions to strengthening U.S.-Asia engagement.
We also will introduce Asia Society’s new President and CEO, Josette Sheeran, and welcome distinguished guests, including ambassadors, members of Congress and key staff, senior U.S. government officials, and prominent global business leaders, in celebration of deepening cooperation across the Pacific.
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Policy Achievement Award
National Security Advisor to President Barack Obama
Diplomatic Achievement Award
Deputy Foreign Minister, People's Republic of China
Accepting the Diplomatic Achievement Award on behalf of Zhang Yesui
China's Ambassador to the United States
Global Business Leadership Award
Accepting the Global Business Leadership Award on behalf of Marriott International
Arne M. Sorenson
President & CEO, Marriott International
Josette Sheeran, President and CEO, Asia Society
James E. Rogers, Chairman, President & CEO, Duke Energy; Asia Society Trustee
Ronnie C. Chan, Asia Society Co-Chair; Chairman, Hang Lung Group Ltd.
Henrietta H. Fore, Asia Society Co-Chair; Chairman & CEO, Holsman International
Claudine B. Malone, President & CEO, Financial and Management Consulting, Inc.; Asia Society Trustee
Harold McGraw III, Chairman, President & CEO, McGraw Hill Financial; Asia Society Vice Chair
John D. Negroponte, Vice-Chairman, McLarty Associates; Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State; Asia Society Trustee
Thomas R. Pickering, Former U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs
Richard H. Solomon, Asia Society Senior Advisor; Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs