Trustee Chris Fenton with Johnny Depp in China at the Premiere of Transcendence, co-produced by his firm, DMG Entertainment. Awards lny slider

5th Annual China 101 Series for Congressional Staff

With the U.S. rebalance to Asia and increased global attention turned to the region, U.S. policies and interactions with China are of greater consequence than ever before. In order to emphasize the importance of the dynamic U.S.-China relationship, the US-Asia Institute partners with the U.S. House and U.S. Senate U.S.-China Working Groups to sponsor the 5th Annual China 101 Series.
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A Capitol Hill Reception: “MONGOLIA: 25 YEARS OF DEMOCRACY”

You are cordially invited to a Capitol Hill Reception Celebrating MONGOLIA: 25 YEARS OF DEMOCRACY Special Guest: His Excellency Altangerel Bulgaa Ambassador of Mongolia Wednesday, May 20, 2015 6:30-8:30pm US-Asia Institute 232 East Capitol Street NE Washington, DC 2015 marks a historic milestone in modern day Mongolian history – the 25th anniversary of democracy. To recognize and celebrate this significant
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The Internet of Threats: Asian Hackers and US Cybersecurity Policy

The Internet of Threats: Asian Hackers and US Cybersecurity Policy TUESDAY, April 14, 2015 10-11:30 a.m. US-Asia Institute   Recent breaches of cybersecurity protocol at Sony, Anthem, and other companies have caused concern and raised alarms on Capitol Hill. In the past year, attacks have hit both governmental and private sector targets. The relatively new nature of cyber-warfare on US
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US-China Educational Exchange: A Tool for Soft Power?

US-China Educational Exchange: A Tool for Soft Power? WEDNESDAY, April 15, 2015 10-11:30 a.m. US-Asia Institute   Harvard University’s Joseph Nye first coined the term “soft power” to describe the ability to attract and co-opt rather than coerce, use force, or give money as means of persuasion. It is the underlying theory behind governments’ public diplomacy efforts. One of the
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