Video On Demand

U.S. China 21: Constructive Realism, Common Purpose

April 17, 2015 • 3:30 – 5:00 pm EDT

CSIS is pleased to host the Hon. Kevin Rudd, former Prime Minister of Australia, Senior Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School, President of the Asia Society Policy Institute, and Distinguished Statesman at CSIS, for remarks and a discussion on alternative futures for the U.S.-China relationship. This event coincides with the release of Mr. Rudd's major research project at the Harvard Kennedy School, “U.S. China 21: Constructive Realism, Common Purpose." The presentation will be followed by a luncheon.


The Hon. Kevin Rudd
Former Prime Minister of Australia
Distinguished Statesman, CSIS

Opening Remarks from:

Lt. Gen. Brent Scowcroft
President, The Scowcroft Group, Inc.
Counselor and Trustee, CSIS 

Moderated by: 

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


Kevin Rudd via Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website –, CC BY 4.0,
Distinguished Statesman (Non-resident)
Brent Scowcroft

Brent Scowcroft

Former CSIS Counselor and Trustee Emeritus