About the Event: U.S. Strategy in the Asian Century presents a new vision for the United States to navigate a region of immense consequence that is in the midst of profound change. As competition between China and the United States intensifies and questions about the sustainability and reliability of American power deepen, Washington must adapt its approach in order revitalize its power, reestablish its leadership, and rebuild the liberal order for the 21st century.
About the Speaker: Abraham M. Denmark is Director of the Asia Program and a Senior Fellow at the Kissinger Institute on China and the United States at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. He is also an Adjunct Associate Professor at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. Denmark previously served as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for East Asia, for which he received the Secretary of Defense Medal for Outstanding Public Service. He has been named as an Honorary Rear Admiral in the Navy of the Republic of Korea and received the Order of the Resplendent Banner from the Republic of China (Taiwan).