CHINA AT MULTIPLE CROSSROADS: THE STATE AND TRAJECTORY OF CHINA’S ECONOMIC GROWTH. 7/15, 10:00am-Noon, Washington, DC. Sponsors: Atlantic Council; US Chamber of Commerce. Speakers: Albert Keidel, Senior Fellow, Asia Program, Atlantic Council, Senior Fellow Asia Policy Point; Pieter Bottelier, Adjunct Professor, SAIS; David Dollar, Economic and Financial Emissary, China, US Department of Treasury.
ASIA'S RESPONSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE AND NATURAL DISASTERS: IMPLICATIONS FOR AN EVOLVING REGIONAL ARCHITECTURE. 7/16, 2:00-4:00pm, Washington, DC. Sponsor: CSIS. Speakers: Charles Freeman, Freeman Chair in China Studies, CSIS; Victor Cha, Senior Advisor and Korea Chair, CSIS; David Pumphrey, Deputy Director and Senior Fellow, Energy and National Security Program, CSIS; Stacey White, Fellow, Post-Conflict Reconstruction Project, CSIS; Kurt Tong, Senior U.S. Representative to APEC, U.S. Department of State.
A Decade of the Trafficking in Persons Report. 7/14, 10:00am, Washington, DC. Sponsor: The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Helsinki Commission). Speakers: Sen. Ben Cardin, (D-MD); Rep. Alcee Hastings, (D-FL); Luis CdeBaca, Ambassador-at-Large to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons; Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe; Jolene Smith, CEO, Co-Founder, Free the Slaves; Holly Burkhalter, Vice President for Government Relations, International Justice Mission.