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FUTURE OF ASIA CONFERENCE TO BE HELD IN LOS ANGELES SEPTEMBER 15-16 TO EXPLORE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FACING ASIA AND IMPACT ON CALIFORNIA AND THE U.S.

Los Angeles World Affairs Council brings more than 50 speakers from politics, academia, business, security and entertainment to participate in panels and keynotes

Admiral Harry Harris, Commander of the United States Pacific Command, to give opening keynote

WHAT

The Los Angeles World Affairs Council presents the Future of Asia Conference featuring keynote speakers and panel discussions addressing opportunities and issues about the rapidly transforming Asia region and how it relates to California and the U.S.

WHEN

September 15-16, 2016

WHERE

Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, 101 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90401

WHO

More than 50 speakers from the worlds of politics, academia, business, security and entertainment.

WHY

Asia and the U.S. are the most dynamic and innovative regions in the world, and their combined talent, capital and entrepreneurial spirit will jointly shape the global economy in the 21st century. A wide-range of economic, social, political, military, cultural and environmental challenges and opportunities will be discussed during the conference.

DETAILS

A full list of speakers and the conference schedule are available at www.FutureOfAsia.org.

MEDIA

A limited number of media passes are available; all media must be credentialed in advance.

LAWAC

The Los Angeles World Affairs Council is a nonprofit and nonpartisan organization that encourages conversation and debate about current issues and events. LAWAC was founded in 1953 to help Americans better understand the world around them. More information is available at www.LAWAC.org.