Webinar on “China’s COVID Vaccine Diplomacy and Its Implications for Southeast Asia”

 

In this webinar, Professor Yanzhong Huang examines China’s COVID vaccine diplomacy effort.

 

 

Webinar on: “Incoming Biden Administration: More Turbulence or More Predictability in US-China Relations?”

 

In this webinar, Prof Shen Dingli assessed how US-China ties have changed and where it is headed, highlighting the challenges in the relationship and areas where he thinks the two countries can still work together. Prof Shen also discussed the implications of the evolving US-China relationship on Asia in general and Southeast Asia in particular, including China’s vision of a regional order and how it differs from the one envisioned by the US.

 

 

Webinar on “Sino-Japanese Relations in the Post-Pandemic Era: Implications for Southeast Asia”

 

In this webinar, Dr Victor Teo takes stock of recent developments in Sino-Japanese relations. He also assesses the opportunities and challenges for Beijing and Tokyo to grow their ties especially under the current Biden administration.

 

 

Webinar on “The Invention of China’s South China Sea Claims and Implications for Southeast Asia”

 

In this webinar, Dr Bill Hayton explains how a failed Chinese official who became a self-taught geography professor and two of his students who became government advisors invented the line in the 1930s and 1940s.

 

 

Webinar on: “Malaysia-China Defence Relations, 2015-2020: Interrupted Progress Amid Political Changes and Geopolitical Tensions”

 

In the third of a webinar series on China’s defence diplomacy in Southeast Asia, Dr Ngeow Chow-Bing explored the development of China-Malaysia defence relations from 2015 to 2020 by examining high-level visits, bilateral combined exercises, naval port calls, academic and think tank exchanges and defence industry cooperation between China and Malaysia over the past five years.

 

 

Webinar on: “The 2020 US Election Results and Asia: Views from the Philippines and Malaysia”

 

In the last of a three-part series on the 2020 US Presidential Election, Dr Charmaine Misalucha-Willoughby from the Philippines and Mr Shahriman Lockman from Malaysia shared their initial impressions of the outcome of the US Presidential Election, its likely impact on US foreign policy towards Asia and Southeast Asia, and the responses of their respective countries to expected changes and continuities in US foreign policy.

 

 

Webinar on “The 2020 US Election Results and Asia: Views from Indonesia and Vietnam”

 

In the second of a three-part series on the 2020 US Presidential Election, Dr Evan Laksmana from Indonesia and Dr Pham Cao Cuong from Vietnam shared their initial impressions of the outcome of the 2020 US Presidential Election, its likely impact on US foreign policy towards Asia and Southeast Asia, and the responses of their respective countries to expected changes and continuities in US foreign policy.

 

 

Webinar on “The 2020 US Election Results and Asia: Views from the USA”

 

In the first of a three-part series on the 2020 US Presidential Election, Dr Michael Jonathan Green and Dr Charles Edel provided their first-take impressions of the election results, the manner both major parties have responded to them, and what they might mean for US foreign policy at the global level and towards Asia.

 

 

Webinar on “US Indo-Pacific Command Priorities”

 

In this webinar, Dr John Wood shared on the priorities of the US Indo-Pacific Command and answered some burning questions pertaining to security in the region.

 

 

Webinar on “Thailand’s Defence Diplomacy with China”

 

In this webinar, Dr Paul Chambers examined Thailand’s defence diplomacy with China in terms of weapons sourcing, joint military exercises and military officer education.