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“Transforming China: New Leadership and Foreign Relations”

November 7, 2013 - 09:30-15:30

Three eminent scholars, Drew Thompson (Director for China, Taiwan and Mongolia at Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asian and Pacific Security Affairs, USA), Adams G.R. Oloon (Professor, University of Nairobi) and Markku Kivinen (Director, Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki) will deliver keynote presentations highlighting the challenges that China currently faces in the Pacific, Africa, and Russia, respectively. They will also join a panel discussion focusing on the changes that the new leadership may trigger. The conference will bring together researchers and students as well as policy makers for an in-depth exchange of views on the latest developments in China’s foreign relations.

Coffee and tea will be served at the conference starting at 9:00. The number of seats is limited. We will register your participation on a first-come first-served basis. We kindly ask you to confirm your participation in the seminar at the very latest on Thursday 31 October by filling in the registration form through the link.

For more information, please do not hesitate to contact:
Sannamari Bagge, tel. +358 9 432 7711, sannamari.bagge@fiia.fi

Location: Banquet Hall of the University of Helsinki (Unioninkadun juhlahuoneisto)
Address: Unioninkatu 33, Helsinki

“Transforming China: New Leadership and Foreign Relations”


November 7, 2013