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Strait Talk: Taiwan's 2016 Elections and the United States

September 14, 2015 • 9:00 am – 3:00 pm EDT


8:30 Continental Breakfast

9:00-9:15 Welcome and Introduction  

9:15–10:45 Panel One: Current Policy Issues in Taiwan


Bonnie Glaser, Senior Adviser for Asia; Director, Project on Chinese Power, CSIS


Tung Chen-yuan, Distinguished Professor, Graduate Institute of Development Studies; Director, Center for Prediction Markets, National Chengchi University 

Ho Szu-yin, Professor, Department of Political Science, Tamkang University

10:45-11:00 Break

11:00-12:30 Panel Two: The 2016 Elections


Richard C. Bush III, Senior Fellow and Chen-Fu and Cecilia Yen Koo Chair in Taiwan Studies; Director, Center for East Asia Policy Studies, The Brookings Institution 


David G. Brown, Adjunct Professor, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) 

Timothy S. Rich, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Western Kentucky University

Chu Yun-han, President, Chiang-ching Kuo Foundation; Distinguished Research Fellow, Institute of Political Science at Academia Sinica; Professor, Department of Political Science, National Taiwan University 

12:30 Luncheon with Keynote Speaker

Shelley Rigger, Brown Professor of East Asian Politics and Chair of the Political Science Department, Davidson College

13:30-15:00 Panel Three: The U.S. Taiwan Policy


Christopher Johnson, Senior Adviser and Freeman Chair in China Studies, CSIS


Michael J. Green, Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS; Associate Professor, Georgetown University

Alan D. Romberg, Distinguished Fellow, East Asia Program, Stimson Center

Robert Wang, Senior Associate, Asia Program, CSIS

Scott Kennedy
Senior Adviser and Trustee Chair in Chinese Business and Economics

Bonnie S. Glaser