Tuesday September 17, 2019

USCPF 2011 EVENTS

 

November 3, 2011 THE U.S.-CHINA POLICY FOUNDATION’S 16TH ANNUAL GALA DINNER

The U.S.-China Policy Foundation hosted its 16th Annual Gala Dinner on November 3, 2011 in downtown Washington, D.C. at the historical Mayflower Renaissance Hotel. His Excellency Ambassador Zhang Yesui joined us at this year’s event, where we celebrated the Foundation’s advancements in fostering understanding between the peoples of the United States and China and recognized outstanding service to America-China relations.

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September 15, 2011 USCPF PUBLIC DIPLOMACY ROUNDTABLE: THE OUTLOOK IN TAIWAN

On September 15, the USCPF hosted the Foundation’s regular “Public Diplomacy Roundtable” series, which gathers distinguished China scholars together to discuss issues pertaining to modern China & U.S.-China relations. The September event focused on current developments in Taiwan, the upcoming 2012 Taiwanese presidential election, and the progress of U.S.-China-Taiwan relations. Featured speakers included Dr. Richard C. Bush of the Brookings Institution, Ms. Bonnie S. Glaser of CSIS, Dr. Douglas H. Paal of the Carnegie Endowment, and Dr. Robert G. Sutter of George Washington University, with the roundtable discussion moderated by Ambassador Chas W. Freeman, Jr.

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August 6-15, 2011 USCPF SENDS CONGRESSIONAL STAFF MEMBERS ON EDUCATIONAL TRIP TO BEIJING, QINGHAI, AND TIBET

During the August Congressional recess, the USCPF completed another successful Policymakers Trip to China program, sending nine staff members from the U.S. House & Senate on a ten-day educational tour of China. Hosted by the Chinese People’s Institute of Foreign Affairs (CPIFA), the educational trip brought the participants to Beijing, western Qinghai province, and Tibet. The visit focused on exploring China’s ethnic minority cultures & western landscapes.

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August 9, 2011 USCPF HONORS MINISTER COUNSELOR ZHANG PING AT FAREWELL LUNCHEON

On Tuesday, August 9th, 2011, the U.S.-China Policy Foundation hosted a farewell luncheon for Minister Counselor Zhang Ping, Chief of the Congressional Affairs section at the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China. Serving at the Embassy in Washington for four years, Minister Zhang has been an invaluable source of assistance in arranging the Foundation’s Policymakers program.

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May 25, 2011 PANEL DISCUSSION AND LUNCHEON CELEBRATING CHINA DAILY’S 30TH ANNIVERSARY

The USCPF co-hosted a private panel discussion and luncheon from 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Willard InterContinental Hotel in downtown, Washington, D.C.  on Wednesday, May 25. The event celebrated the 30th anniversary of China Daily – China’s national English-language newspaper. Featured speakers included Ambassador Chas W. Freeman, Jr., Dr. Kenneth G. Lieberthal, Ambassador J. Stapleton Roy, Ambassador James R. Sasser and Ambassador Richard Solomon.

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April 16-23, 2011 POLICYMAKERS DELEGATION TO CHINA

The USCPF led a delegation of Congressional staffers to visit China from April 16 – 23, 2011. The participants, most of whom work for newly elected members of the 112th U.S. Congress, will tour Beijing and Shanghai and attend meetings at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and more.

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January 20, 2011 WELCOME LUNCHEON FOR CHINESE PRESIDENT HU JINTAO

On January 20, the USCPF welcomed President Hu Jintao at a luncheon during his official state visit to Washington, D.C.