HPU Events

The Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands Dispute

February 26, 2013 12:30 PM - February 26, 2013 02:00 PM

Location: Warmer Auditorium, LB Penthouse, 1066 Bishop Street

Event Type: Hawaii Emerging Leaders Program

The Senkaku/Diaoyu dispute between Japan and China has dominated headlines for months, but what is this conflict really about? Why is it important? Join us as we hear both Japanese and Chinese perspectives on this increasingly heated territorial dispute.

Ryo Hinata-Yamaguchi (JPN) - Vasey Fellow at Pacific Forum CSIS. Ryo specializes in defense planning, military balance in the Asia Pacific, and Korean affairs.

Yujing Shentu (PRC) - Vasey Fellow at Pacific Forum CSIS. Yujing focuses on Asia-Pacific regional cooperation, civil society reform, and democratic governance.

RSVP to 535-1820 or email by February 22.

For more information, contact Dr. Carlos Juarez, Department of Social Sciences, at 566-2493.

The Hawaii Emerging Leaders Program is a free monthly seminar series sponsored by Pacific Forum CSIS to engage students and young professionals in topical Asia-Pacific foreign policy and security studies issues. For more information visit www.pacificforum.org