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Reconnecting Asia: Launch

October 25, 2016 • 1:30 – 4:00 pm EDT

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CSIS Brzezinski Institute on Geostrategy and Simon Chair in Political Economy will host an event to mark the launch of a new initiative:


Reconnecting Asia


A geoeconomic contest is underway to shape Asia’s future. Regional powers are putting forward ambitious plans for building roads, railways, and other hard infrastructure across the region. Reconnecting Asia is the first effort to track these game-changing developments at the project level. Join us for the launch of this groundbreaking initiative and the unveiling of an interactive map, original database, and expert analysis.

Featuring a conversation with
Zbigniew K. Brzezinski
John J. Hamre

Featuring an expert panel with
Aaron Bielenberg
Elizabeth Wishnick
Johannes Linn
Wade Shepard
Matthew Goodman (Moderator)

Website presentation by
Jonathan E. Hillman

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John J. Hamre
CSIS President and CEO, and Langone Chair in American Leadership
Matthew P. Goodman

Matthew P. Goodman

Former Senior Vice President for Economics

Jonathan E. Hillman