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The Human Face of Trade and Food Security


 As Asia's infrastructure competition unfolds, interest in how infrastructure investment is carried out has been rising.

China’s Belt & Road Initiative, which aspires to connect nearly two-thirds of the global population and 60 percent of its GDP, along with other infrastructure initiatives across the region have raised the premium on understanding different approaches. Join the CSIS Simon Chair and the Stanford Global Projects Center on December 18 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm for a conversation and presentation series comparing Chinese and western approaches to infrastructure investment.

Featuring a conversation on "Hard Infrastructure and Soft Power"​ with:

Brendan P. Bechtel
Chairman and CEO, Bechtel

Raymond Levitt
Director, Stanford Global Projects Center

John Hamre
CSIS President and CEO

 

Presentations by:

Michael Bennon
Managing Director, Stanford Global Projects Center

Bushra Bataineh
Researcher, Stanford Global Projects Center

Jonathan Hillman
Director, Reconnecting Asia Project, and Fellow, CSIS

 

Welcome by:

Matthew P. Goodman
William E. Simon Chair in Political Economy and Senior Adviser for Asian Economics, CSIS

 

Location

Monday, December 18, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
CSIS Headquarters
1616 Rhode Island Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036

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2017-12-18 09:00:00 2017-12-18 12:00:00 America/New_York The Human Face of Trade and Food Security European Union Delegation in the US: The Human Face of Trade and Food Security CSIS Headquarters, 1616 Rhode Island Avenue, Washington, DC European Union Delegation in the US delegation-usa-info@eeas.europa.eu
December 18, 2017

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CSIS Headquarters,
1616 Rhode Island Avenue,
Washington, DC20036
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