16th Annual
East Asia Security Symposium and Conference

A Multinational 4-Day Symposium: 24 June – 27 June 2019
Followed by an Invitational Conference: 28 June 2019
(more information here)
At the China Foreign Affairs University in Beijing

Sponsored by the University of New Haven, Global Studies Program and
Bond University, International Relations and Global Studies.
Hosted by the China Foreign Affairs University, Department of Diplomacy.

This symposium offers a unique opportunity for open discussion with an array of high-level Chinese experts from the military, foreign ministry, and academic communities. Each day will include approximately five hours of seminar-style symposium, conducted in English by senior Chinese officials and scholars. The following are some examples of the Chinese presenters who have addressed these sessions in previous years:

From the Chinese Military
  • Rear Admiral Yang Yi – China National Defense University
  • Major General Zhu Chenghu – China National Defense University
  • Major General Pan Zhenqiang – China National Defense University
  • Senior Colonel Xu Weidi – China National Defense University
  • Major General Yao Yunzhu – China Academy of Military Science
  • Major General Chen Zhou – China Academy of Military Science
From the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Hong Lei – Spokesman for the Press
  • Xu Bu – Deputy Representative to Korean Peninsula Affairs
  • Ambassador Yang Yanyi – Deputy Director-General, Department of Asia
  • Yang Jian – Director, Office of Korean Nuclear Issues
  • Li Yang – Director, Section of Asia-Pacific Security
  • Wang Jianqun – Director, Regional Multilateral Cooperation Division
From China’s Academic Community
  • Chu Shu-long, Director, Institute of Strategic Studies, Tsinghua University
  • Shi Yin-hing – Professor, International Relations, Renmin University
  • Zhang Xin-jun – Executive Director, Center for Maritime Security, Tsinghua University
  • Zhu Li-qun – Vice President, China Foreign Affairs University
  • Wang Jisi – Director, Institute of International Strategic Studies, Central Party School
  • Li Genxin – Secretary General, China Association of Arms Control and Disarmament
  • Zhang Haiwen – Deputy Director, Institute of Marine Strategic Studies of China
  • Wang Yizhou – Deputy Director, Institute of World Politics and Economics, CASS
  • Lin Guijun – Vice President, University of International Business and Economics
  • Qin Yaqing – Vice President, China Foreign Affairs University

Limit: 25 participants     Program costs: US$575     Applications: Now OPEN for 2019

For questions or an application contact:
Dr. Brett McCormick - Director of Global Studies, University of New Haven
(USA) 203-479-4988
Twitter @EASCentre

EASSC Conferences 历年学术会议主题

2018 Great Power Competition or Collaboration in the Indo-Pacific? 印度洋-太平洋地区:大国竞争还是大国合作?
2017 Fundamental Principles of Asia-Pacific Security Cooperation 亚太安全合作的基本原则
2016 Concentrations of Power: Geopolitical Security and Economic Stability 权力集中:地缘政治安全与经济稳定
2015 China’s Peripheral (Neighboring) Diplomacy to Build an Asia-Pacific Dream 中国的周边外交-—构建亚太梦
2014 New Great Power Relations and Reshaping Regional Structures 新型大国关系与重塑地区结构
2013 Islands of Contention: History, Culture and Power 岛屿争端:历史、文化与权力
2012 Limits of a Pacific Century 亚太世纪的局限
2011 China: New Horizons 中国:新视野
2009 Chinese Engagements 中国的参与