Asia Briefing

A monthly breakfast program at Asia Society New York

Get the insights you need on key trends in Asia at this series of monthly breakfast briefings featuring business and policy insiders and thought leaders. Conversations are moderated by Asia Society Executive Vice President Tom Nagorski.

Related Video

Current Affairs
Former ambassador Kristie Kenney predicts how U.S.-Asia deals might take shape in a post-election environment.
Current Affairs
Former ambassador Kristie Kenney and Asia Society Policy Institute's Daniel Russel discuss a variety of issues related to U.S.-Asia relations at this edition of Asia Briefing.
Current Affairs
The congressman from Texas said that President Trump's approach to China appears to be little more than "get tough."
Current Affairs
The U.S. lawmaker engages in a free-wheeling conversation on a variety of policy topics with Asia Society's Tom Nagorski.
Policy
Derek Mitchell and Debra Eisenman discuss the country's ongoing challenges.
Policy
Ian Bremmer sketches a pessimistic future in which countries resolve scarcity by dehumanizing parts of their populations.
Policy
The Eurasia Group founder and geopolitical analyst discusses key trends shaping the world with Kevin Rudd.
Current Affairs
Trita Parsi and Tom Nagorski go deep on the subject of Iran.
Policy
Wendy Cutler and others discuss the Trump Administration's policies in Asia and their impact one year after his inauguration.
Current Affairs
The diplomat says finding the right China policy should be the focus of the Trump administration in the coming year.
Current Affairs
What Prime Minister Modi's trip to Davos represents.
Current Affairs
Alyssa Ayres and Bobby Ghosh discuss the year ahead for India and its impact on U.S. policy.
Current Affairs
What mobile payments and demonetization tell us about the Indian and Chinese economies
Current Affairs
The Morgan Stanley head of emerging markets discusses key economic trends in China, India, and elsewhere.
Current Affairs
The global business editor of the Financial Times discusses economic trends in Asia, Europe, and the United States.
Policy
Daniel Russel, President Obama’s former point person for Asia, shares his insights on some of the most important issues affecting the region.

Related Content

Daniel Russel describes how the U.S.-China relationship stands to have the most profound impact on American interests in the region.
Popular Prime Minister Narendra Modi will manage the results of several state elections this year and must navigate potential flashpoints with Pakistan and China.

Upcoming Events

Past Events

Discussion
12 Jun 2018
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Former U.S. Ambassador Derek Mitchell and ASPI's Debra Eisenman discuss ongoing challenges the country faces.
Discussion
10 May 2018
8:30 - 10 a.m.
Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer will discuss the failure of globalism with Asia Society Policy Institute President the Hon. Kevin Rudd.
Discussion
04 Apr 2018
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
A conversation with Michael Novogratz, CEO of Galaxy Investment Partners, a diversified merchant bank dedicated to the digital currency and blockchain sectors.
Discussion
07 Mar 2018
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Trita Parsi and Tom Nagorski discuss the recent Iran protests and their aftermath.
Discussion
06 Feb 2018
8:30 - 10 a.m.
Wendy Cutler and others discuss the Trump Administration's policies in Asia and their impact, one year after his inauguration.
Discussion
10 Jan 2018
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Discussion on the year ahead for India and its impact on U.S. policy with Alyssa Ayres and Bobby Ghosh.
Briefing
05 Dec 2017
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Author Ruchir Sharma looks at key questions facing Asian markets in 2018.
Briefing
08 Nov 2017
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Get the insights you need on President Trump's trip to Asia and President Xi Jinping's Party Congress featuring Ambassador Winston Lord and Orville Schell (via video conference from Asia) in conversation with Tom Nagorski.
Discussion
04 Oct 2017
8 - 9:30 a.m.
Oct 4: A special discussion on the future of global economy, finance and trade with Financial Times' Rana Foroohar
Discussion
13 Sep 2017
8 - 9:30 a.m.
Sept. 13: A discussion with Daniel Russel on the future security of Northeast Asia.