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The CSIS Southeast Asia Program is pleased to present “The Future of the U.S.-Vietnam Partnership,” a two-part discussion on key issues in the U.S.-Vietnam comprehensive partnership. This session will feature keynote remarks from Ambassador Ha Kim Ngoc (Ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the United States) and a panel of experts on economic issues.
For more information on Session Two on political and security issues (Thursday, April 29, 2021), please click the following link: https://cs.is/32pAHhA
This event was made possible with support from Samsung.
|Ambassador Ha Kim Ngoc
Ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the United States
|Nguyen Xuan Thanh
Lecturer of Public Policy, Fulbright University Vietnam
|Ambassador Ted Osius
Vice President, Government Affairs and Public Policy, Asia-Pacific, Google
Executive Director, AmCham Vietnam
|Gregory B. Poling
Senior Fellow for Southeast Asia and Director, Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative
Expertise: Asia, Defense and Security, Governance and Rule of Law, Southeast Asia
Associated Programs: Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative, Asia Program, Pacific Partners Initiative, Southeast Asia Program, The South China Sea in High Resolution, Southeast Asia from Scott Circle
Gregory B. Poling is a senior fellow for Southeast Asia and director of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative at CSIS. He oversees research on U.S. foreign policy in the Asia Pacific, with a particular focus on the maritime domain and the countries of Southeast Asia. His research interests include the South China Sea disputes, democratization in Southeast Asia, and Asian multilateralism. Mr. Poling’s writings have been featured in Foreign Affairs, the Wall Street Journal, Nikkei Asian Review, and Foreign Policy, among others. He is the author or coauthor of multiple works, including The Thickening Web of Asian Security Cooperation: Deepening Defense Ties Among U.S. Allies and Partners in the Indo-Pacific (RAND Corporation, 2019), Building a More Robust U.S.-Philippines Alliance (CSIS, August 2015), and A New Era in U.S.-Vietnam Relations: Deepening Ties Two Decades after Normalization (CSIS, June 2014). Mr. Poling received an M.A. in international affairs from American University and a B.A. in history and philosophy from St. Mary’s College of Maryland.