2018 Annual Dinner - 20th Anniversary Celebration

Honoring Jack Wadsworth

In celebrating its 20th Anniversary, Asia Society Northern California honored founding Advisory Board Co-Chairman, Jack Wadsworth, with a lifetime achievement award for his 15 years of service and philanthropy. Speakers throughout the evening included: Asia Society President Emerita Dr. Vishakha Desai; Asia Society Northern California Chairman Emeritus and Asia Society Trustee Chong-Moon Lee; and Advisory Board Co-Chairman and Asia Society Trustee Kenneth P. Wilcox. Starting off the evening was a Keynote Conversation between the Honorable George P. Shultz and Orville Schell of Asia Society's Center on U.S.-China Relations. Van-Anh Vo performed two pieces, a traditional Vietnamese piece as well as a contemporary one. 

Jack Wadsworth's full acceptance speech (19 mins., 05 sec)

Full Keynote Conversation With The Honorable George P. Shultz and Orville Schell (16 min., 51 sec.)