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Asia's New Pivot
Evolving Ties Between Asia and the Middle East
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Navigating the Belt and Road Initiative
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Current Affairs

Asian Americans in the Political Arena
U.S. Representatives Grace Meng and Andy Kim
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Policy

The Great Successor: Understanding Kim Jong Un and North Korea
With Anna Fifield of The Washington Post
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Performing Arts

Preview and Discussion: Voyage to the East
New Opera Tells Story of How Buddhism Came to Japan
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Featuring exhibitions such as 'Xiaoze Xie: Objects of Evidence,' opening September 10, 2019 in New York.
Tackling major policy challenges confronting the Asia-Pacific in security, prosperity, and sustainability.
Working to prepare all students for our shared global future.
Promoting an informed, nuanced, and vibrant public conversation about China, in the U.S. and around the world.
Developing a network of dynamic individuals under the age of 40 who will impact global affairs over the coming decades.
Honoring true leaders who are making a positive contribution to the future of Asia.

Upcoming Events

Panel Discussion
 /  Australia
07 Aug 2019
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Discover the development of Chinese art from past to present in this 4 week course.
Meet the Author
 /  Southern California
19 Aug 2019
4 - 5:30 p.m.
Meet Weijian Shan, author of the national bestseller Out of the Gobi: My Story of China America
Special Event
 /  Northern California
19 Aug 2019
5 - 7 p.m.
Leadership Circle Roundtable with Marjorie Yang and Dee Poon
Meet the Author
 /  Northern California
20 Aug 2019
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Asia Society Northern California Public Event on his book Out of Gobi: My Story of America and China
Discussion
 /  Hong Kong
20 Aug 2019
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Join this conversation with HKEX Chairwoman Laura Cha, as she shares her personal journey on how she has surmounted challenges and gave voice to empowering today’s young women.
Briefing
 /  Australia
21 Aug 2019
12 - 1:45 p.m.
A unique insiders perspective on Beijing’s foreign policy agenda for Asia.
Discussion
 /  India
21 Aug 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
A discussion on the intrinsic relationship between education and nutrition, and how early childhood care can be improved through partnerships between the government, private players, NGOs and community centres.
Briefing
 /  Australia
22 Aug 2019
12:15 - 2 p.m.
What does an open and free Indo-pacific mean for the Australia-US relationship and how do we balance this with our economic ties to China?
Briefing
 /  Northern California
22 Aug 2019
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Asia Society Northern California Public Event in San Francisco on Singapore’s tech policies and development
Meet the Author
 /  Texas
22 Aug 2019
6:15 - 7:30 p.m.
Now one of Asia's best-known financiers, Weijian Shan was born and raised in Beijing and witness to Mao Zedong's Cultural Revolution and one of the most tumultuous eras in China's history.
Workshop
 /  Texas
23 Aug 2019
6 - 8:30 p.m.
Learn about the interesting history behind Bento that stretches all the way back to the 17th century, then have fun creating and customizing your own Bento box from fresh ingredients.
Workshop
 /  Hong Kong
24 Aug 2019
9:45 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Join our tai chi exercises and singing bowls meditation to improve your fitness and wellness with your fellow members!
Meet the Artist
 /  Texas
25 Aug 2019
3 - 4 p.m.
Take a deep dive into the creative process of Taiwan's wildly creative Formosa Circus Art (FOCA) in an artist talk following their performances at Miller Outdoor Theatre on Friday, August 23, and Saturday, August 24.
Class
 /  Texas
26 Aug 2019
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Asia Society Texas Center, in partnership with the Houston Korean Education Center, is pleased to offer Korean Language classes for adults who would like to learn the Korean language at a beginner level.
Panel Discussion
 /  India
28 Aug 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
A panel discussion on the challenge, and the way forward in dealing with antimicrobial resistance as a public health concern with a special focus on drug-resistant TB.
Discussion
 /  Switzerland
29 Aug 2019
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Join our book club, where we each time discuss an Asian book or one with an Asian angle in an informal setting.
Film
 /  Hong Kong
29 Aug 2019
6:30 - 9 p.m.
Enjoy an evening film screening and dialogue with director Rob Fruchtman. Moving Stories is about six dancers who work with youth refugees. As they struggle to break through, both students and teachers experience surprising transformations.
Meet the Author
 /  Hong Kong
02 Sep 2019
12:15 - 2 p.m.
Is the world ready for “Asia First”? From investment portfolios to Hollywood movies, no aspect of life is immune from Asianization. Global strategy advisor Parag Khanna explains how Asia is reshaping the world.
Panel Discussion
 /  Australia
03 Sep 2019
6 - 8 p.m.
Australia and China in the Pacific: Collaborators or Competitors?
Panel Discussion
 /  Australia
04 Sep 2019
5 - 7:45 p.m.
Asia Society Australia and AECOM's global conversation series Imagine 2060: Delivering tomorrow’s cities together comes back to Melbourne.

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