The United States and Asia in a Time of Change

Inaugural Global Forum organized by George Washington University During this time of international change and policy challenges, the George Washington University Global Forum will bring together leading GW faculty, acclaimed alumni and noted experts from Asia to exchange insights into current and foreign political, economic, business, security and foreign policy issues. The GW Global Forum will allow participants to listen and contribute to the latest thinking on the most pressing issues facing the United States and Asia today. Presentations by Keynote Speakers and Panel Discussions: Economic and Business Trends in the Asia-Pacific Region U.S. Foreign Policy in Asia International Security Issues Speakers include: Ambassador Susan Schwab, former U.S. Trade Representative Admiral William Owens, Chairman, AEA Investors Asia & former Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Ambassador Ralph Boyce, President, Boeing Southeast Asia & former U.S. Ambassador to Thailand and Indonesia Dr. Michael Brown, Dean of Elliott School of International Affairs Dr. Susan Phillips, Dean of GW School of Business & Professor of Finance Dr. David Shambaugh, Professor of International Affairs, Director of China Policy Program, Elliott School of International Affairs Professor Frank Sesno, GW Professor of Public Policy and Communication Dr. Chu Shulong, Professor, School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Dr. Koji Murata, Professor of International Security Studies, Doshisha University, Japan Dr. Ya-Qin Zhang, Corporate Vice President, Microsoft China William Ireton, President, Warner Entertainment, Japan Christopher Fussner, President of TransTechnology, Singapore For more information and to register, please go to

Event Details

Sat 14 Nov 2009
3:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Island Shangri La Hotel, Pacific Place, Admiralty Hong Kong
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$780 Asia Society members/ GW Alumni
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