• JULY 1 - DECEMBER 31
  • World Affairs Council Monterey Bay, Monterey
  • Every 1 week(s) between
    July 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020
  • Categories: Adults (18+), Classes & Workshops

Event Details

  • Every 1 week(s) between
    July 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020
  • Mondays, 8:00 am
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Event Description

World Affairs Council Monterey Bay Quick-Take Video Series in the Age of Covid-19

The World Affairs Council of The Monterey Bay has developed an online video series by leading International Affairs Experts in our area, including faculty at the Naval Post-Graduate School (NPS), The Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS) and the Naval War College based at NPS. These outstanding videos are presented on 15th and the 30th of each month.

On November 15th, 2020, WACMB’s Quick-Take Video Series will feature Dr. Michael Auslin, Distinguished Research Fellow in Contemporary Asia at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University and his presentation “Asia’s New Geopolitics.” This exceptional addition to the series focuses on The Indo-Pacific region of the World.

“The Indo-Pacific is fast becoming the world’s dominant region. Now, as it grows in power and wealth, long-simmering geopolitical competition has re-emerged. Professor Auslin presents two key issues transforming the region: China’s ambitious foreign and economic policies and North Korea’s quest for nuclear weapons.”

You can join this very informative video on November 15th at the following link: www.wacmb.org.

ABOUT PROFESSOR MICHAEL AUSLIN:

Michael Auslin, Ph.D., is the Payson J. Treat Distinguished Research Fellow in Contemporary Asia at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. A historian by training, he specializes in United States Policy in Asia and Geopolitical Issues in the Indo-Pacific Region.

Professor Auslin’s latest book is “Asia’s New Geopolitics: Essays on Reshaping the Indo-Pacific.” He also is the author of the best-selling “The End of the Asian Century: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World’s Most Dynamic Region,” among other books and edited volumes. He is a longtime contributor to the Wall Street Journal and National Review, and his writing appears in other leading publications, including The Atlantic, Financial Times, Foreign Affairs, and Politico. Professor Auslin comments regularly for U.S. and foreign print and broadcast media.

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The full description and listing of all previous and future topics and presenters in this series can be accessed on WACMB’s website at the following link: www.wacmb.org.

We hope you will view these presentations in the interim as our contribution to making available contemporary global issues in the absence of our monthly lecture. The organization’s luncheons will resume once the situation is back to normal and conditions allow.

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The World Affairs Council of the Monterey Bay Area, Inc. is a nonprofit, non-partisan organization established to promote the presentation, discussion, and study of international affairs. The Council (WACMB) was founded in 1951 and currently sponsors monthly luncheon lectures, discussion groups, local student scholarships, and special events. Questions and viewpoints of individual members are always welcome.

The World Affairs Council of the Monterey Bay Area, Inc. (WACMB) is a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization with IRS EIN 77-0301206.

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