<Joint Symposium> University of Washington-Temple University Japan Campus Asian Design: How Asia is developing a unique international order

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December 15, 2017
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Political History / Studies

The University of Washington and Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) invite you to a joint symposium in Tokyo on 15 December 2017 on "Asian Design: How Asia is developing a unique international order." We will look at how the international order in Asia is evolving along new lines which are different from other patterns.

We will start with a brown bag lunch presentation and discussion with Saadia Pekkanen on "Asian Design: How Asia is developing a unique international order" (based on her recent edited volume: Asian Design and continue with two afternoon panels and evening session.

Date: Friday, December 15, 2017
Time: 12:30-21:00 (doors open at 12:00)
Venue: Temple University, Japan Campus, Azabu Hall
(access: http://www.tuj.ac.jp/maps/tokyo.html)
Saadia Pekkanen, University of Washington
Robert Dujarric, ICAS, Temple University Japan Campus
Language: English
Admission: Free
RSVP: icas@tuj.temple.edu
* RSVP is not required, but encouraged.


12:30-13:30 Lunch presentation: Introducing Asian Design and processes
Speaker: Saadia Pekkanen (University of Washington)
Moderator: Robert Dujarric (TUJ)

14:00-18:00 Panels: Perspectives on Asian Designs in the World Order

14:00-16:00 Panel 1: Views from Japan, China, Korea, Europe
Panelists: Rumi Aoyama (Waseda University), Chung Jin Min (Myongj University),  Robin Harding (Financial Times), Keisuke Iida (University of Tokyo)
 Moderator: Saadia Pekkanen (University of Washington)

16:00-18:00 Panel 2: Views On and From the United States on the World Order
Panelists: Brad Glosserman (Pacific Forum CSIS and Center for Rule Making Strategies, Tama University), Gregory Noble (University of Tokyo)
Moderator: Robert Dujarric (TUJ)

18:00-19:00 Break

19:00-21:00 Evening presentation: How we got to Trump America? Historical perspective on the US and Asia
Speaker: Ken Moskowitz (TUJ)
Moderator: Robert Dujarric (TUJ)

Contact Info: 

Robert Dujarric, Director

Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies
Temple University, Japan Campus
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