Disruptive Asia

How philanthropy can provide a new path for engagement with China

Asia Society Australia Monthly Newsletter

Briefing MONTHLY #21 | November
Summit season | Indonesia's new ministry | Best countries for business | Educating Asia

Disruptive Asia

Why universities should invest more to support Chinese students

Disruptive Asia

Adaption challenge: Australia and the new geo-economics

Disruptive Asia

Australia and Xinjiang: how to deal with the new ‘Unfreedom’

2019 Gala Event

Event Recap | Hawker Ball
Asia Society Australia Centre Grand Opening


Celebrating the ties that bind
by Her Excellency Harinder Sidhu
Australian High Commissioner to India

Media Release

High-level taskforce urges deeper business engagement with Asia


Disruptive Asia | 2019 CHINA Special Edition
How can Australia engage with China?

Plan Your Visit  
By John Fitzgerald, Emeritus Professor in the Centre for Social Impact, Swinburne University of Technology
Summit season | Indonesia’s new ministry | Best countries for business
By Associate Professor Fran Martin, The University of Melbourne
By James Bowen, Research Fellow at the Perth USAsia Centre
By Dr Michael Clarke, Associate Professor at the National Security College, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU.
The official opening of the Asia Society Australia Centre, Hawker Ball, at the National Gallery of Victoria.
By Her Excellency Harinder Sidhu, Australian High Commissioner to India
The Business Council of Australia and Asia Society Australia join forces to drive step-change in Australian companies’ presence in the region
A new Jakarta | Educating Asia | Safe cities ranked
Asia Society Australia's annual executive forum taking the pulse of Asia and Australia's engagement with the region.
Throughout 2019, Disruptive Asia turns its focus to China.
Are the twin typhoons of the US and China the biggest issue for the region? Daniel Russel opened the geopolitical session by asking what is going on.
Recommendations to ensure beneficial and sustainable BRI outcomes.

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Meet the Author
14 Nov 2019
5:30 - 7 p.m.
For Asia Society Australia's first book club event, Tim Watts MP discusses his new book 'The Golden Country: Australia's Changing Identity'.
Panel Discussion
26 Nov 2019
5:45 - 8 p.m.
China Matters hosts its seventh Young Professionals Debate: "Are Australian universities treating PRC international students as 'cash cows'?"
Panel Discussion
03 Dec 2019
5:45 - 7:30 p.m.
How do our values intersect with our interests when it comes to Australia's economic engagement with China?
05 Dec 2019
11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Join us as we recap a momentous year in 2019 and look forward to 2020.

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