Asia Society Policy Institute

Navigating the Belt and Road Initiative
INTERACTIVE MATRIX & REPORT

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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Asia Society Policy Institute

Trade in Trouble: How the Asia Pacific Can Step Up and Lead Reforms
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Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia

Maria Ressa: Declining Press Freedom
in Asia Threatens Democracy

Featuring acclaimed exhibitions such as 'M.F. Husain: Art and the Nation,' now on view 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

Class
 /  Texas
08 Jul 2019
6 - 7 p.m.
Experience a holistic approach for improving your physical, mental, and spiritual well-being. Learn three different types of Meditation and explore them within the practices of Qigong and Tai Chi.
Class
 /  Texas
08 Jul 2019
7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Refine your movements, deepen your practice, sharpen your focus, and improve your Wu Dang Mountain Tai Chi form.
Workshop
 /  Hong Kong
14 Jul 2019
2:30 - 5:30 p.m.
這次的舊木「雲」集雕刻工作坊,由Parry帶領大眾,以木刻方法,把曾經被視為垃圾的廢木,變成藝術品,延續大自然的生命和美麗。完成的木刻作品可放於亞洲協會空中花園的舊木「雲」集裝置藝術,或帶回家。
Symposium
 /  Australia
20 Jul 2019
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
A two day event bringing leading thinkers and artists from across the Asia-Pacific to shift perceptions and push the boundaries of conventional thought.
Meet the Artist
 /  Texas
20 Jul 2019
2 - 3:30 p.m.
In this presentation complementing the exhibition "Site Lines: Artists Working in Texas," Asia Society Texas Center welcomes artists Ambreen Butt and Beili Liu, who will discuss their works in the Louisa Stude Sarofim Gallery.
Tour
 /  Hong Kong
20 Jul 2019
2:15 - 3:30 p.m.
Join our guided tour through the Grade 3 heritage buildings, The University of Chicago Hong Kong Campus-- a regional hub for ambitious research, education and collaboration.
Performance
 /  Hong Kong
20 Jul 2019
8 - 9:30 p.m.
The judge of the Asia Pacific Drummer Competition Senri Kawaguchi and her band are bringing their highly anticipated performance here. Senri Kawaguchi, a worldclass drummer, who is known as the “TEKAZUHIME (手数姫)”, will lead the show.
Performance
 /  Hong Kong
21 Jul 2019
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Join us for Performance II: Bamboos, Birds, and Woods, featuring artists Kitty Cheung, Ricky Yeung and Maria To!
22 Jul 2019
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Designed to prepare high school students for global competency, the third YLI session will focus on Energy and Security and address issues such as the future of renewable fuels, the importance of growing demand, and managing risk in potential geopolitical flashpoints.
Networking Event
 /  Northern California
23 Jul 2019
6 - 8 p.m.
Join the Young Professionals Group Leadership Council for a fun evening of delicious food and company
Discussion
 /  India
23 Jul 2019
7 - 8:30 p.m.
A discussion on social media and digital addiction, how they affect the mental health of internet users and what measures can be taken to address these issues.
Panel Discussion
 /  Northern California
24 Jul 2019
6 - 8 p.m.
Join Consul Generals from China, India, Japan and South Korea for this evening discussion
Tour
 /  Hong Kong
25 Jul 2019
1:45 - 4:30 p.m.
Join us at The Kadoorie Farm and Botanic-- the Eco-garden, a self-sufficient garden grown in harmony with nature, the Plants and Us Greenhouse, and the Native Mammal Display, home to two Leopard Cats and one Masked Palm Civet.
Discussion
 /  India
25 Jul 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
A discussion on the relationship of India’s largest minority with itself, its fellow citizens, and the state.
Film
 /  New York
25 Jul 2019
7 - 11 p.m.
Opening night film screening and reception for the Asian American International Film Festival. YELLOW ROSE is the story of an undocumented Filipino girl who dreams of one day leaving her small Texas town to pursue her country music dreams.
Film
 /  New York
26 Jul 2019
6:30 - 8:15 p.m.
THE UGLY MODEL examines the paradox of a handsome male model who feels ashamed, ugly and emasculated because of his Asian ethnicity in America.
Film
 /  Hong Kong
26 Jul 2019
7 - 8:45 p.m.
Asia Society Hong Kong Center is proud to support the screening of the documentary – Wai Sing, produced by Mr. Kessay Chan, a up-and-coming multi-talented artist. He is bringing us his first self-financed documentary.
Film
 /  New York
26 Jul 2019
8:30 - 10:15 p.m.
FRESH KILL centers around a non-nuclear family anchored by mothers Claire, Shareen, and their daughter Honey, caught up in a wild ride involving corporate conspiracies, pollution and community activism.
Film
 /  New York
27 Jul 2019
12:30 - 2 p.m.
72 Hour Shootout is a global filmmaking competition where filmmaking teams have 72 hours to write, shoot, edit, and complete short films up to five minutes in length.
Workshop
 /  Hong Kong
27 Jul 2019
2:15 - 4:30 p.m.
Besides using old scrap paper, what items can we use for papermaking? Can we up-cycle waste items when making paper? During this workshop we will recycle paper, cotton and silk scraps to create new paper.

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