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Is the United States Decoupling from Asia’s Economic Architecture?

June 19, 2019 • 8:30 am – 12:30 pm EDT

2019 CSIS-JETRO Conference

The CSIS Japan Chair, the CSIS Simon Chair, and JETRO cordially invite you to join us for the annual CSIS-JETRO conference.

8:00-8:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30-8:35 Welcoming Remarks

John J. Hamre, President and CEO, CSIS

8:35-9:00 Opening Remarks

Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy (D-FL)
Member, Subcommittee on Trade, House Ways and Means Committee

9:00-9:30Marc Knapper, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Japan and Korea

9:30-10:00 Keynote Address

Nobuhiko Sasaki, Chairman and CEO, Japan External Trade Organization

10:00-11:15 Regional Perspectives on Indo-Pacific Economic Integration

China: Xinquan Tu, Dean and Professor, Center for WTO Studies,
University of International Business & Economics, Beijing
Japan: Yasuyuki Todo, Professor, Graduate School of Economics,
Waseda University
ASEAN: Deborah Elms, Founder and Executive Director,
Asian Trade Centre, Singapore

Moderator: Matthew P. Goodman, Senior Vice President;
Simon Chair in Political Economy and
Senior Adviser for Asian Economics, CSIS
11:15-11:30 Break
11:30-12:30 Status and Impact of U.S. Trade Policy
Charles Freeman, Senior Vice President for Asia, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Lorraine Hawley, Senior Director, International Government Relations,
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Aaron Cooper, Vice President, Global Policy, BSA | The Software Alliance

Moderator: Michael J. Green, Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair,
CSIS; Director of Asian Studies, Edmund A. Walsh School
of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
12:30 Adjourn

This event is made possible by support from JETRO.
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