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.

 

 

Webinar on “COVID-19 and Indonesia-China Defence Relations: A Strategic Reset in the Making?”

 

The first in a series of webinars on China’s defence diplomacy in Southeast Asia, this webinar discussed China-Indonesia defence relations in the wake of COVID-19 and analysed China’s role within the wider context of Indonesia’s defence partnerships.

 

 

Webinar on “Under Beijing’s Shadow: Southeast Asia’s China Challenge”

 

In this webinar, Murray Hiebert discussed his new book, Under Beijing’s Shadow: Southeast Asia’s China Challenge, and also discussed China’s complex toolbox in Southeast Asia and how countries in the region view Beijing’s long-term political, economic, military and “soft power” goals.

 

 

Webinar on “Southeast Asia in the Shadow of a Rising China”

 

In this webinar, Sebastian Strangio discusses his new book In the Dragon’s Shadow that examines the dramatic effects of China’s rising economic and political power on Southeast Asia.

 

 

Webinar on “U.S. Indo-Pacific Strategy: Similarities and Differences between Trump and Biden”

 

In this webinar, Dr John Lee offers some insight into what will remain the same and what will be different when it comes to the Free and Open Indo-Pacific a Biden presidency might employ for the Indo-Pacific region – when it comes to strategy, practice, mindset and expectations of partners in Southeast Asia.

 

 

Webinar on “From Covid-19 to Belt and Road Initiative: What to Watch in Myanmar’s Energy Sector in 2020?”

 

In this webinar, Dr Kaho Yu shared on Covid-19 and its impact on Myanmar’s energy sector, the prospect for Myanmar in the Belt and Road Initiative, and the risks and opportunities amid the 70th anniversary of Myanmar-China diplomatic relations.

 

 

Webinar on “China-U.S. Rivalry and Implications for China’s Grand Strategy in a New Era”

 

In this webinar, Professor Shi Yinhong shared on the trajectory of Sino-American rivalry in recent history up to current time with the on-going trade war and COVID-19 pandemic.