Asia

  • 2022 May 14

    Event at Capacity -- Discussion with the Prime Minister of Vietnam

    2:30pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Nye Conference Center, Taubman Building, Harvard Kennedy School

    This event is now at capacity. 

    The Ash Center’s Vietnam Program invites you to a discussion with Vietnamese Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính on Vietnam’s economic development strategy. Following his remarks, the Vietnam Program will host an expert panel to respond to the Prime Minister's speech and discuss Vietnam's sustainable economic growth and ambitious climate change commitments in further detail. The additional panelists will include:

    • Jason Furman, Aetna Professor of the Practice of...
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  • 2022 May 13

    Indonesian Language Class - Every Friday

    Repeats every week every Friday until Fri May 13 2022 .
    2:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual event, registration required

    Harvard community members and other Boston-area students and scholars are invited to join us during the fall semester every Friday for a free, online Indonesian language class, starting February 4th:

    • 2-3:20 PM for intermediate students
    • 3:40-5 PM for beginner students

    Course Description

    This class is not for credit and open to all Harvard students, faculty, fellows, and staff members as well as other Boston-area students and scholars. The lessons will be...

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  • 2022 May 06

    Indonesian Language Class - Every Friday

    2:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual event, registration required

    Harvard community members and other Boston-area students and scholars are invited to join us during the fall semester every Friday for a free, online Indonesian language class, starting February 4th:

    • 2-3:20 PM for intermediate students
    • 3:40-5 PM for beginner students

    Course Description

    This class is not for credit and open to all Harvard students, faculty, fellows, and staff members as well as other Boston-area students and scholars. The lessons will be...

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  • 2022 Apr 29

    Indonesian Language Class - Every Friday

    2:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual event, registration required

    Harvard community members and other Boston-area students and scholars are invited to join us during the fall semester every Friday for a free, online Indonesian language class, starting February 4th:

    • 2-3:20 PM for intermediate students
    • 3:40-5 PM for beginner students

    Course Description

    This class is not for credit and open to all Harvard students, faculty, fellows, and staff members as well as other Boston-area students and scholars. The lessons will be...

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  • 2022 Apr 28

    Global Semiconductor Supply Chains: Exploring the Role of Geopolitics and National Security - Session Two

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Belfer B-L-4 Hauser Conference Room, Harvard Kennedy School

    This event is now at capacity. Please email info@ash.harvard.edu to be placed on a waitlist. 

    Geopolitical tensions between the U.S. and China are shaping specific industries and increasing many aspects of business risk—as has been made particularly evident in supply chain issues. While the U.S. is attempting to strengthen its capability to reshore semiconductor chip manufacturing by providing federal funding and favorable legislation and policies, the semiconductor industry still largely relies on...

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  • 2022 Apr 27

    Student research presentations on Taiwan

    9:00am to 10:00am

    Location: 

    Virtual event, registration required

    Taiwan, a vibrant and prosperous democracy of nearly 25 million people, is at the frontline of the Sino-US great power competition. Join the Kennedy School's Ash Center and the National Taiwan University (NTU) Center for China Studies for a discussion of HKS policy research on Taiwan. We will hear from HKS students who have just finished their PAE/SYPA capstones on Taiwan-related topics, followed by an in-depth engagement between the students and faculty members of both the HKS Ash Center and NTU on their policy research....

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  • 2022 Apr 22

    Indonesian Language Class - Every Friday

    2:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual event, registration required

    Harvard community members and other Boston-area students and scholars are invited to join us during the fall semester every Friday for a free, online Indonesian language class, starting February 4th:

    • 2-3:20 PM for intermediate students
    • 3:40-5 PM for beginner students

    Course Description

    This class is not for credit and open to all Harvard students, faculty, fellows, and staff members as well as other Boston-area students and scholars. The lessons will be...

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  • 2022 Apr 15

    Indonesian Language Class - Every Friday

    2:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual event, registration required

    Harvard community members and other Boston-area students and scholars are invited to join us during the fall semester every Friday for a free, online Indonesian language class, starting February 4th:

    • 2-3:20 PM for intermediate students
    • 3:40-5 PM for beginner students

    Course Description

    This class is not for credit and open to all Harvard students, faculty, fellows, and staff members as well as other Boston-area students and scholars. The lessons will be...

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  • 2022 Apr 14

    Student Roundtable - Global Semiconductor Supply Chains: Exploring the Role of Geopolitics and National Security

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Littauer L-130 Bolton, Harvard Kennedy School

    Geopolitical tensions between the U.S. and China are shaping specific industries and increasing many aspects of business risk—as has been made particularly evident in supply chain issues. While the U.S. is attempting to strengthen its capability to reshore semiconductor chip manufacturing by providing federal funding and favorable legislation and policies, the semiconductor industry still largely relies on foreign companies such as the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC). Similarly, leading suppliers of semiconductors are reevaluating their risk portfolio in geographical,...

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  • 2022 Apr 13

    Courting the AAPI Vote: How Political Parties Plan to Reach AAPI Voters in the 2022 Elections

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual event, registration required

    The 2020 election saw a dramatic increase in Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) voter participation—increasing ten percentage points over 2016. In the runup to the 2022 midterm elections, how will political parties continue to court AAPI voters? What strategies work to reach the growing AAPI community? 

    Please join the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation and Harvard Kennedy School’s AAPI Caucus for a virtual public discussion featuring Madalene Mielke, President and CEO of Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies; and ...

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