100+ Venues Across the United States & China
For additional event details, please consult the above map.

ALABAMA

Birmingham Committee on Foreign Relations
Trade & Economy

ARKANSAS

University of Arkansas Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, Asian Studies Program
Ms. Anna Ashton  US-China Business Council
Business & Foreign Direct Investment

ARIZONA

Arizona State University, West Campus
Dr. William Brashears  Arizona State University
Culture & Society

Global Ties Arizona
Ambassador Douglas Hartwick  Foreign Service Officer (Ret.)
China’s Relations with the World

University of Arizona
Mr. John L. Holden  U.S.-China Strong Foundation
Trade & Economics

CALIFORNIA

Channel City Club
Santa Barbara Committee on Foreign Relations

Mr. Henry Levine  Albright Stonebridge Group
China’s Relations with the World

University of California, Berkeley: School of Law, Berkeley Center for Law & Technology
Mr. Mark Cohen  University of California, Berkeley, School of Law
Dr. Vinod Aggarwal  University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business
Ms. Jenny Guo  LumiereVR
Trade & Economics

University of California, Hastings College of the Law: East Asian Legal Studies Program, Asian Law and Business Association
Dr. Frank Wu  University of California Hastings College of the Law
Mr. Greg Pilarowski  Pillar Legal
Mr. Lenny Huang  Alston & Bird
Ms. Auria Styles  Intel
Mr. Keith Hand  University of California Hastings College of the Law
Business & Foreign Direct Investment

University of California, Irvine
Dr. Richard Madsen  University of California, San Diego
China’s Relations with the World

University of California, San Diego, 21st Century China Center
Mr. Thilo Hanemann  Rhodium Group
Science & Technology

World Affairs Council Inland Southern California
California State University, San Bernardino

Dr. Minxin Pei  Claremont McKenna College
China’s Relations with the World

COLORADO

Colorado Springs World Affairs Council
Dr. Paul Bolt  United States Air Force Academy
China’s Relations with the World

University of Denver, Center for U.S.-China Cooperation
Mr. David Rank  The Cohen Group
China’s Relations with the World

CONNECTICUT

Wesleyan University
Dr. Peter Rutland  Wesleyan University
China’s Relations with the World

World Affairs Council of Connecticut
Trinity College Center for Urban and Global Studies

Dr. Zhao Yumin  Consulate General of China in New York
Dr. Tu Yichao  Trinity College Center for Urban and Global Studies
China’s Relations with the World

Yale University, Council on East Asian Studies
Dr. Jing Tsu  Yale University
Dr. Daniel Mattingly  Yale University
China’s Relations with the World

WASHINGTON, D.C.

China Aerospace Studies Institute
Admiral Samuel J. Locklear III  U.S. Pacific Command (Ret.)
Military & Security

Confucius Institute U.S. Center
Mr. Samuel T. Mok  National China Garden Foundation
Education

Georgetown University, Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues
Dr. Michael Green  Georgetown University Walsh School of Foreign Service
Mr. Dennis Wilder  Georgetown University Walsh School of Foreign Service
Peace & Security

George Washington University, Global China Connection
Dr. Kang Xiaofei  George Washington University
Culture & Society

DELAWARE

University of Delaware
Dr. Maura Elizabeth Cunningham  Historian & Author
Culture & Society

FLORIDA

New College of Florida, International Studies Program
University of South Florida, Sarasota-Manatee, Institute for Public Policy and Leadership
U.S.-China Peoples’ Friendship Association, Sarasota-Manatee Chapter

Ms. Amy Celico  Albright Stonebridge Group
Business & Foreign Direct Investment

St. Edward’s School
Dr. Dawn Murphy  United States Air War College
China’s Relations with the World

World Affairs Council of Jacksonville
Mr. Ryan Hass  The Brookings Institution
Trade & Economics

World Trade Center Tampa Bay
Mr. Karl Strauch  Port Tampa Bay
Mr. Sareet Majumdar  ICTC Global Manufacturing Solutions
Mr. David Alexander  Bay Source Global
Mr. Paul Baumann  Baumann Moreau
Trade & Economics

GEORGIA

Piedmont College
Dr. Maria Repnikova  Georgia State University
Media in China

World Affairs Council of Atlanta
Mr. Nicholas Consonery  Rhodium Group
Mr. Joseph Bankoff  Georgia Institute of Technology Sam Nunn School of International Affairs
Trade & Economics

HAWAII

University of Hawaii, The East-West Center
Mr. Matt Sheehan  The Paulson Institute
Science & Technology

IDAHO

Boise State University: College of Business and Economics, School of Public Service
Senator James E. Risch  U.S. Senate (R-ID)
Mr. Steven Yates  Boise State University
Mr. Steven Feldstein  Boise State University
Mr. Jack Marr  Boise State University
Trade & Economics

ILLINOIS

DePaul University, Chinese Studies Program
Mr. Damien Ma  The Paulson Institute
China’s Relations with the World

Illinois Central College
Peoria World Affairs Council

Dr. Stanley Mendenhall  Illinois Central College
Trade & Economics

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies
Dr. Jessica Li  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Culture & Society

INDIANA

Indiana University, East Asian Studies Center
Dr. Katherine Palmer Kaup  Furman University
Domestic Issues

IOWA

Clinton Community College
Sisters of Saint Francis, Franciscan Peace Center

Ms. Martha Kirby  University of Iowa
Education

Drake University
Dr. Wenfang Tang  University of Iowa
Trade & Economics

International Traders of Iowa
Mr. Jeff Albright  ESP International
Trade & Economics

Muscatine Community College
Dr. Matthew Noellert  University of Iowa
Domestic Issues

Scott Community College
Mr. David Miller  Iowa Farm Bureau
Trade & Economics

KANSAS

Kansas State University, Confucius Institute
Ms. Mei Fong  Journalist & Author
Domestic Issues

University of Kansas, Center for East Asian Studies
Dr. Tailan Chi  University of Kansas School of Business
Trade & Economics

KENTUCKY

University of Kentucky, Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce
Ms. Beth Smits  Funder Exchange
Military & Security

LOUISIANA

Louisiana State University: International Studies Program, Department of Political Science, Department of Asian Studies
Dr. Penelope Prime  Georgia State University
Trade & Economics

MAINE

World Affairs Council of Maine
Camden Conference

Mr. Eliot Cutler  MaineAsia, LLC
China’s Relations with the World

MARYLAND

Baltimore - Xiamen Sister City Committee
Ms. Madelyn Ross  Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies
China’s Relations with the World

MASSACHUSETTS

Assumption College
Dr. Steven Goldstein  Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Harvard University
P.R.C.—Taiwan Relations

Brandeis University: International Business School, The Asia-Pacific Center for Economics and Business
Dr. Peter Petri  Brandeis University
Dr. Elanah Uretsky  Brandeis University
China’s Relations with the World

Bridgewater State University
Dr. Christian Murck 
Trade & Economics

Clark University
Dr. Suzanne Scoggins  Clark University
Trade & Economics

The Governor’s Academy Economics Club
Mr. Haodi Shi  Governor’s Academy
Mr. Luke Moriarty  Governor’s Academy
Mr. Billy Marella  Governor’s Academy
Mr. Karlaes Morales  Governor’s Academy
Mr. Tianyu Fang  Governor’s Academy
China’s Relations with the World

Suffolk University Boston, Rosenberg Institute for East Asian Studies
WorldBoston

Dr. Joseph Fewsmith  Boston University Pardee School
China’s Relations with the World

Whitman-Hanson Regional High School (WHRHS)
Ms. Lori Hanlon  WHRHS
Ms. Nicole Sykes  WHRHS
Mr. Joe Chismar  WHRHS
China’s Relations with the World

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Dr. Maria Adele Carrai  Princeton-Harvard China and the World Program
Trade & Economics

MICHIGAN

World Affairs Council of Detroit
Pellegrino Consulting, Inc.
Wayne State University, Confucius Institute

Mr. Brian Connors  Michigan-China Innovation Center
Trade & Economics

World Affairs Council of Western Michigan
The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum

Mr. Kaiser Kuo  Sinica Podcast & SupChina
China’s Relations with the World

MINNESOTA

Minnesota State University Mankato, College of Business
Mr. David Frederickson  Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Trade & Economics

University of Minnesota China Center
Global Minnesota

Mr. Andy Rothman  Matthews Asia
Business & Foreign Direct Investment

Winona State University
Dr. Kathryn J. Ready  Winona State University
Business & Foreign Direct Investment

MISSOURI

Drury University
Mr. Jeff Moon  China Moon Strategies, LLC
Trade & Economics

International Relations Council of Kansas City
World Trade Center Kansas City
Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation

Ms. Lori Helmers  J.P. Morgan Chase
Mr. Ronnie Russell  Missouri Soybean Association
Ms. Fang Shen  Husch Blackwell
Ms. Virginia Harper Ho  University of Kansas School of Law
Trade & Economics

University of Missouri-St. Louis: International Studies and Programs, Dr. Y. S. Tsiang Professorship in Chinese Studies
World Affairs Council of St. Louis

Dr. Joel Glassman  University of Missouri-St. Louis
China’s Relations with the World

Webster University, Confucius Institute
World Affairs Council of St. Louis

Dr. Joan Kaufman  Schwarzman Scholars
Environment & Public Health

MONTANA

University of Montana, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Center
Mr. I. Allen Barber  Denver-Hainan Corporation
Business & Foreign Direct Investment

NEVADA

University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Nevada Center on Foreign Relations

Mr. Nelson G. Dong  Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Military & Security

NEW HAMPSHIRE

University of New Hampshire
Domestic Issues

NEW JERSEY

Princeton University, Paul and Marcia Wythes Center on Contemporary China
Mr. Keith Abell  Sungate Asset Management
Trade & Economics

NEW MEXICO

Central New Mexico Community College
Mr. Graham Webster  Yale Law School
Science & Technology

Santa Fe Council on International Relations
Mr. Brian Goldbeck  Foreign Service Officer (Ret.) 
China’s Relations with the World

NEW YORK

America China Public Affairs Institute
Dr. Robert Hormats  Kissinger Associates, Inc.
China’s Relations with the World

Vassar College
Mr. Nathaniel Ahrens  American Mandarin Society
China’s Relations with the World

World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara
Dr. Winston Chang  The State University of New York at Buffalo
Trade & Economics

NORTH CAROLINA

University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Confucius Institute, Office of International Programs
Dr. Cheryl Brown  University of North Carolina at Charlotte
China’s Relations with the World

OHIO

Dayton Council on World Affairs
Dr. Laura Luehrmann  Wright State University
China’s Relations with the World

The Ohio State University, Institute for Chinese Studies
Dr. Kristin Stapleton  The State University of New York at Buffalo
Culture & Society

OKLAHOMA

University of Oklahoma, Confucius Institute
Mr. Neil Thomas  The Paulson Institute
China’s Relations with the World

OREGON

Northwest China Council
Portland State University

Dr. Thomas Gold  University of California, Berkeley
China’s Relations with the World

PENNSYLVANIA

Bucknell University, China Institute
Dr. Zhiqun Zhu  Bucknell University
Military & Security

Saint Joseph’s University, James and Bernadette Nealis Program in Asian Studies
Dr. Lisa A. Baglione  Saint Joseph’s University
Dr. James Carter  Saint Joseph’s University
Dr. Kazuya Fukuoka  Saint Joseph’s University
Dr. Katherine A. S. Sibley  Saint Joseph’s University
China’s Relations with the World

University of Pennsylvania, Center for the Study of Contemporary China
Dr. Douglas G. Spelman  Kissinger Institute on China and the United States, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
China’s Relations with the World

University of Pittsburgh Asian Studies Center
Mr. Martin Chorzempa  The Peterson Institute for International Economics
Domestic Issues

World Affairs Council of Harrisburg
Harrisburg Academy

Dr. David Lai  United States Army War College
China’s Relations with the World

The World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh
University of Pittsburgh, Matthew B. Ridgway Center for International Security Studies

Dr. Cynthia Watson  National War College
China’s Relations with the World

RHODE ISLAND

Bryant University, U.S.-China Institute
Dr. Joseph Battat  Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management
Trade & Economics

SOUTH CAROLINA

The Citadel
Ms. Kristen Gunness  RAND Corporation
Military & Security

Clemson University Center for China Studies
Dr. David M. Lampton  Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies
China’s Relations with the World

SOUTH DAKOTA

South Dakota World Affairs Council
Ms. Erin Ennis  US-China Business Council
Business & Foreign Direct Investment

TENNESSEE

Battle Ground Academy
Mr. Morton Holbrook III  Foreign Service Officer (Ret.) 
China’s Relations with the World

Tennessee World Affairs Council
Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce
Belmont University, Center for International Business
Tennessee-China Network

Dr. Thomas A. Schwartz  Vanderbilt University
China’s Relations with the World

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Tennessee China Network

Mr. Jeremy Goldkorn  SupChina & Sinica Podcast
China’s Relations with the World

TEXAS

St. Edward’s University
Dr. William Nichols  St. Edward’s University
Dr. Jane Xie  St. Edward’s University
Dr. Jooyoun Lee  St. Edward’s University
Dr. Sung Suh  St. Edward’s University
China’s Relations with the World

University of Texas, San Antonio: East Asia Institute, Confucius Institute
Dr. Harold Tanner  University of North Texas
China’s Relations with the World

UTAH

Dixie State University: Office of Academic Affairs & Community, Global Engagement Division
Dr. Ira Kasoff  APCO Worldwide
Dr. Andrew Andreasen 
Trade & Economics

VERMONT

Norwich University, Peace and War Center
Ambassador Stephen M. Young  Foreign Service Officer (Ret.) 
China’s Relations with the World

Vermont Council on World Affairs
Ms. Barbara Finamore  National Resource Defense Council
China’s Relations with the World

VIRGINIA

George Mason University
Mr. Frank Jannuzi  The Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation
China’s Relations with the World

Southwest Virginia Community College
Dr. Yawei Liu  The Carter Center
Culture & Society

WASHINGTON

Seattle University
University of Washington

Mr. Y.P. Chan  Chanden, Inc.
Dr. Yitan Li  Seattle University College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. David McHardy Reid  Seattle University Albers School of Business and Economics
Trade & Economics

Washington State China Relations Council
Mr. Andrew Batson  Gavekal Dragonomics
Trade & Economics

Washington State University
Dr. Xiuyu Wang  Washington State University
China’s Relations with the World

WISCONSIN

La Crosse Luoyang Friendship Association
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, International Education and Engagement

Ms. Yang Yang Bai  Luoyang Foreign Language School #2
Ms. Carrie Wuensch-Harden  School District of La Crosse
Mr. Jason Harden  School District of La Crosse
Education

Madison Committee on Foreign Relations
Mr. Dinny McMahon  The Paulson Institute
Trade & Economics

PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

Duke Kunshan University
Dr. Denis Simon  Duke Kunshan University
Dr. Cao Cong  Nottingham University at Ningbo
Mr. Ted Plafker  The Economist
Science & Technology

New York University Shanghai
Dr. Eric Hundman  New York University Shanghai
China’s Relations with the World

Schwarzman College at Tsinghua University
China’s Relations with the World

2018 CHINA Town Hall: Condoleezza Rice

The twelfth annual CHINA Town Hall took place on Tuesday, October 9, at 100+ venues across the United States and Greater China, and featured Condoleezza Rice, former secretary of state and national security advisor, as the national webcast speaker. The national webcast was preceded or followed by in-person discussions with China specialists at each of the venues.

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