Cross Strait Seminar Series

This project looks broadly at major security and economic issues impacting the strategic landscape in the Asia Pacific and how they will affect the US-China-Taiwan trilateral relationship. Past topics of discussion include growing Asian defense spending, the challenge of Chinese cyber attacks and espionage, and the impact of nationalism on security in East Asia.
  • Global Trends 2030: The NIC's Four Alternative Scenarios for 2030

    Presenter: Dr. Mathew J. Burrows, Counselor, US National Intelligence Council; Principal Drafter, Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds
    Keynote Response: Frederick Kempe, President and CEO, Atlantic Council
    Moderated by David Ignatius, Associate Editor, Washington Post

    This panel focused on presenting the megatrends, game-changers, and four potential future scenarios that the NIC identified in the Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds report.

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