The China Forum brings together scholars, experts, policymakers, and supporters from around the globe in an engaging environment. The conference provides a space for these leaders and influencers to participate in hard-hitting discussions about the nature of the People's Republic of China, the Chinese Communist Party, and key issues in U.S.-China relations.
Take a look at previous featured speakers of The China Forum.
"America does have a responsibility to speak out, to highlight dissidents, to call out human rights abuse, to identify, isolate, and shame tyrants."
- Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX)
"The Holocaust Memorial Museum has determined that there is a reasonable basis to believe that the government of China is committing crimes against humanity. It is long past time for companies all over the world to reassess their operations and supply chains and find alternatives that do not exploit the labor and violate the human rights of the Uyghur people."
-Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA), Chair, Congressional-Executive Commission on China
Greg Autry, Ph.D., Founding Director, Southern California Commercial Spaceflight Initiative
Kyle Bass, Founder and CIO, Hayman Capital Management
Bill Browder, Founder and CEO, Hermitage Capital Management
Frank Dikötter, Chair Professor of Humanities, University of Hong Kong
Leta Hong Fincher, Ph.D., Associate Research Scholar, Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University
Michael Forsythe, Reporter, The New York Times
Ursula Gauthier, Journalist, L'Obs
Chen Guangcheng, Chinese human rights activist
Wei Jingsheng, Chinese human rights activist
Anastasia Lin, Miss World Canada 2015, actress, & human rights activist
Dimon Liu, Writer, Broadcasting Board of Governors
Oriana Mastro, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Security Studies, Georgetown University
Peter Mattis, Senior Advisor for Global Democratic Resilience, National Democratic Institute
Bradley J. Murg, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Chair, Department of International Relations, Paragon International University
Scott Pace, Ph.D., Executive Secretary, National Space Council
Roger Robinson, President and CEO, RWR Advisory Group
Josh Rogin, Columnist, The Washington Post
Robert Suettinger, Senior Advisor and Consultant, Stimson Center
Dan Tobin, China Studies Faculty, National Intelligence University
Adrian Zenz, Ph.D., Senior Research Fellow in China Studies, Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation