Video On Demand

China’s Maritime Ambitions in the First Island Chain and Beyond

November 18, 2019 • 1:00 – 4:30 pm EST
The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and The Japan Institute of International Affairs (JIIA) cordially invite you to "China’s Maritime Ambitions in the First Island Chain and Beyond"

Agenda
1:00 - 1:15     Welcoming Remarks
Michael J. Green
Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS; Director of Asian Studies, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

Yasunori Nakayama
Director General (Acting), JIIA
 
1:15 - 2:00     East China Sea
Jeffrey Hornung
Political Scientist, RAND Corporation
 
Masashi Murano
Japan Chair Fellow, Hudson Institute
 
Moderator
Bonnie Glaser
Senior Adviser for Asia; Director, China Power Project, CSIS
 
2:00 - 2:45     South China Sea
Greg Poling
Director, Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative and Fellow, Southeast Asia Program, CSIS

Collin Koh Swee Lean
Research Fellow, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Moderator
Michael J. Green
Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS; Director of Asian Studies, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
 
2:45 - 3:00     Break
 
3:00 - 3:45     Pacific Islands
Greg Poling
Director, Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative and Fellow, Southeast Asia Program, CSIS

Jonathan Pryke
Director, Pacific Islands Program, Lowy Institute

Moderator
Patrick Buchan
Director, The U.S. Alliances Project, and Fellow for Indo-Pacific Security, CSIS
 
3:45 - 4:30     Implications for Regional Policy Coordination
Atsuko Kanehara
Professor, Sophia University

Jeff Benson
Military Fellow, International Security Program, CSIS

Moderator
Michael J. Green
Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS; Director of Asian Studies, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
 
4:30   Adjourn

This event is made possible with support from JIIA.

Event Partners

Sponsor
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Gregory B. Poling
Senior Fellow and Director, Southeast Asia Program and Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative
Research Fellow, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Atsuko Kanehara

Professor, Sophia University

Patrick Gerard Buchan

Bonnie S. Glaser