Asia Program


China-Japan Dialogue: Beyond the Territorial Dispute

January 28, 2013 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Event Co-sponsors: 
Kissinger Institute on China and the United States


Relations between China and Japan have been strained in recent years over the territorial dispute in the East China Sea. The rising tension between the two countries has significant political, economic, and security implications for the Asia-Pacific region and beyond. This event follows a day-long closed-door meeting among the panelists analyzing the origin and consequences of the dispute, and jointly exploring approaches to conflict resolution. In this public seminar, the panelists will present the major findings from the meeting and engage the audience in interactive discussion.

6th Floor, Woodrow Wilson Center
Event Speakers List: 
  • Zheng Wang // Global Fellow
    Associate Professor, School of Diplomacy and International Relations, Seton Hall University
  • Associate Professor, School for International Training (SIT) Graduate Institute & Fellow, Center for Peacemaking Practice, School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, George Mason University
  • Associate Director, U.S.-Japan relations program, Weatherhead Center, Harvard University
  • Professor of constitutional law and peace studies, Ritsumeikan University
  • Professor of government and politics, George Mason University
  • Junhua Wu // Public Policy Scholar
    Chairwoman and Chief Economist, The Japan Research Institute (Shanghai) Consulting Co, Ltd., Council Member. The Japan Research Institute Ltd. (JRI), Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG). Tokyo, Japan., Honorary Research Fellow. Center for Japanese Studies, Fudan University. Shanghai, China., Chief Senior Economist. JRI, SMFG. Tokyo, Japan.
  • Associate professor of history and international affairs, George Washington University
  • Professor and director of the Center for Asian Studies, American University
  • Nobuo Fukuda // Senior Scholar
    Staff Writer, former Jakarta Bureau Chief and London Correspondent of Asahi Shimbun Newspaper, Japan
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