2017 / Asia Society Symposium / How President Trump will Impact Relations with Asia and Asian American, Jan 23

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How President Trump Will Impact Relations with Asia and Asian Americans

Mon, Jan. 23,  2017
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Omni Los Angeles Hotel
251 S. Olive Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

General $35.00; Asia Society Member $25.00; *Special Rate* General Registration plus Asia Society Membership $100.00; Student $10.00 Buy Tickets »

Please join Asia Society Southern California on Day 1 of President Trump’s first work week for an engaging program that looks at the implications of his presidency on relations with Asia and Asian Americans.This will be the first in a series of President Trump & Asia programs in Los Angeles that are part of a global Asia Society initiative to examine challenges and opportunities facing the new Administration in Asia and to drive creative thinking and specific recommendations for U.S. policy.Speakers on our foreign-policy include:David Huebner, Former U.S. Ambassador to New Zealand and SamoaKantathi Suphamongkhon, Former Foreign Minister of ThailandRobert C. O’Brien, Partner, Larson O’Brien and former Adviser to Mitt Romney
Our Asian-American panel features two MacArthur Foundation Fellows who are leaders in immigration and minority issues:Stewart Kwoh, President and Executive Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – LA

Ahilan Arulanantham, Legal Director, American Civil Liberties Union in Southern California
Stay tuned for Trump & Asia programs in February featuring Kevin Rudd, President of the Asia Society Policy Institute, and Orville Schell, Arthur Ross Director of the Center on U.S.-China Relations.

For more information on Asia Society’s Trump & Asia series, please click here.