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Thursday, February 29, 2024

[In-person] LQW Room, Asia Society Hong Kong Center


12:15   Registration

12:30   Opening remarks

12:40   Discussion with President's Circle and Corporate Members

13:55   Closing remarks

14:00   End


This informal, off-the-record briefing is for President's Circle and Corporate Members and the event is free of charge. Registration is required.


Registrants are invited to bring a packed lunch and eat during the discussion. No meal will be served.

Professor Li Cheng, ASHK Scholar-in-Residence and Founding Director of the Centre on Contemporary China and the World at the University of Hong Kong, has just returned from the Munich Security Conference. In an exclusive briefing for ASHK President's Circle and Corporate members, he will share his impressions from the conference, key takeaways, and his expectations for geopolitics in the coming year.

Feb 29, 2024

12:15 PM - 2:00 PMGMT+8

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Lee Quo Wei Room, Asia Society Hong Kong Center 利國偉廳, 亞洲協會香港中心
9 Justice Drive Admiralty Hong Kong

Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR (China)

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Li Cheng is professor of political science and founding director of the Centre on the Governance of China and the World at the University of Hong Kong. Dr. Li's research areas include the transformation of political leaders, the Chinese middle class, technological development in China, Sino-U.S. relations, and global governance. Li is the author and editor of 17 books, including more recently Middle Class Shanghai: Reshaping U.S.-China EngagementThe Power of Ideas: The Rising Influence of Thinkers and Think Tanks in China, and Chinese Politics in the Xi Jinping Era.

Prior to joining HKU, Li served as director and senior fellow at the Brookings Institution's John L. Thornton China Center, where he remains a nonresident senior fellow. Dr. Li is also a director of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, a Distinguished Fellow of the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at University of Toronto, a nonresident fellow at Yale University's Paul Tsai China Center, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Li received an M.A. in Asian Studies from the University of California at Berkeley and a Ph.D. in Political Science from Princeton University.



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