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"How Asia is Reacting to a Less Dependable United States & More Assertive China" With Former Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian Affairs Daniel R. Russel

World Affairs Council of Orange County presents a public talk and luncheon with former assistant Secretary of State for East Asian Affairs, Daniel R. Russel. 

When:
June 5, 2019 11:00am
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Daniel Russel served as Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs from 2013-2017 and as a major figure in the Obama Administration’s “pivot to Asia.” He will be joining us to provide insights on:

  • The changing relationship of America and China
  • The reaction of other countries in the Asia-Pacific Region and how they are adapting to the dynamics between the two super powers.
  • How major economic powers such as Japan, South Korea and Taiwan view the long-term impact of the changes
  • Prospects for the negotiations with North Korea over denuclearization

Daniel Russel served as Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs from 2013-2017. Prior to his appointment as Assistant Secretary, Mr. Russel was Special Assistant to the President and National Security Senior Staff Director for Asian Affairs. While working at the White House, he was a major figure in the Obama Administration's “pivot towards Asia” strategy. He also represented the Administration in negotiating with North Korea. Currently he is a Vice President of the Asia Society Policy Institute in New York.

TICKET PRICES:

Members : $35

Premium Member Guests: $35

General Member Guests: $50

Non-Members: $50

Students: $20

Bundle of 10 Tickets : $350

Reception/Registration: 11 :30am

Lunch & Lecture: 12:00pm

REGISTER HERE

If you have any questions on the event please, contact our office at

(949) 253-5751 or e-mail us at 

orangecounty@worldaffairscouncil.org

 

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