China's Digital Silk Road
Launched in 2013, China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) strives to improve infrastructure, trade, financial integration, and people-to-people bonds across more than 80 countries. Its digital dimensions are far-reaching, including fiber optic cables, 5G networks, satellites, and devices that connect to these systems. Please join the CSIS Reconnecting Asia Project for a discussion of these developments and their implications for U.S. economic and strategic interests.
Featuring an expert panel discussion with
Dr. Robert Atkinson
President, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
Lt. Gen. William Mayville (Ret.)
Former Deputy Commander, U.S. Cyber Command
Staff Writer, The Washington Post
Reporter, The Wall Street Journal
Welcoming remarks by
Matthew P. Goodman
Senior Vice President; William E. Simon Chair in Political Economy and Senior Adviser for Asian Economics
With special presentations by
Special Advisor, Japan Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry
Senior Fellow, Simon Chair in Political Economy, and Director, Reconnecting Asia Project
This event is made possible by generous support from JETRO NY.