“Global Priorities: Critical Choices for the Obama Administration.”
On the heels of releasing its recommendations for the new U.S. administration – America’s Role in Asia – The Asia Foundation will co-sponsor the World Affairs Council’s 63rd Annual World Conference, “Global Priorities: Critical Choices for the Obama Administration.” On April 2-3, 2009, in San Francisco, political leaders, policymakers, scholars, and diplomats will gather to examine, and debate these issues at this turning point in U.S. history. Asia Foundation President Doug Bereuter will moderate a session on emerging economies, China, India and sovereign wealth funds, and other Asia Foundation experts are slated to participate on additional panels. Co-sponsors receive a special discounted rate: sign up for the member price. For more information about the event, and nonmember pricing, please visit the World Affairs Council website.