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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

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
5:30 - 7:30 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.
Discussion
 /  New York
05 Sep 2019
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Join us for a conversation with Wendy Cutler, one of the world’s most experienced and respected trade negotiators, for a look at the current state of play in the U.S-China trade negotiations, and compare it with other U.S. trade priorities.
Meet the Author
 /  Switzerland
05 Sep 2019
12 - 1:30 p.m.
An Xiao Mina on the Transformative Power of Memes
Panel Discussion
 /  India
05 Sep 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
A panel discussion on the current trade relations between USA and China, possible consequences for the global economy and opportunities for South and South East Asia.
Discussion
 /  Texas
05 Sep 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
Ambassador Seyed Hossein Mousavian will address how and why Iran came to nuclear agreement and the broad impacts of the U.S. withdrawal.
Lecture
 /  Hong Kong
05 Sep 2019
6:45 - 8 p.m.
Join us for a discussion on fragrance art and design, featuring Artist Haley Alexander van Oosten in conversation with Caroline Chiu!
Tour
 /  Switzerland
06 Sep 2019
12 - 1:15 p.m.
Art Over Lunch in September
Meet the Author
 /  Hong Kong
06 Sep 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
"The Door Opened: 1980s China" is a powerful record of the golden era of reform, when China and the rest of the world were united in their enthusiasm. Adrian Bradshaw will share his experience of a crucial period in China's rise.
Lecture
 /  India
06 Sep 2019
6:30 - 8:40 p.m.
Lecture commemorating 5 years of Kailash Satyarthi being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
Workshop
 /  Hong Kong
07 Sep 2019
1:15 - 3:30 p.m.
Learn how to design fragrance at this workshop with scent artist Haley Alexander van Oosten!
Performance
 /  Hong Kong
07 Sep 2019
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Join us for Closing Performance: and the forest also gazes into you, featuring artists Kitty Cheung, Chor Kai Hei and Timothy Kwok!
09 Sep 2019
8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Join Asia Society Texas Center, Seyfarth Shaw, the Dubai Department of Economic Development's Foreign Direct Investment Development Agency, and many other Dubai-based organizations to learn about innovation and investment in Dubai.
Meet the Author
 /  Hong Kong
09 Sep 2019
12:15 - 2 p.m.
(The China & U.S. at 40 Series) Professor Lawrence J. Lau will share his deep insights on China-U.S. relations and offers hope that balancing trade and strengthening their economic interdependence is both possible and mutually beneficial.

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