REGISTER NOW!   Thursday, April 26th, 2018   “Independent Filmmaking in Contemporary China” with   Paul Pickowicz, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor of History and Chinese Studies at the University of California, San Diego   Everyone knows there is state-sector filmmaking in China closely supervised closely by the government.  Much of it falls into the propaganda or commercial light entertainment categories.  What many people outside China do not know is that non-state-sector independent […]

WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL OF ORANGE COUNTY   will be sponsoring with   GREATER IRVINE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE   ORANGE COUNTY WORLD TRADE WEEK Breakfast & Forum Joe Kiani Keynote Speaker Masimo Founder, Chairman, and CEO   Program: Orange County Trade Overview Export Success Stories Panel featuring small, medium and large company export experiences Trade EXPO: Network and connect with International consuls, chambers, trade organizations to explore and expand your exporting capacity […]

SAVE THE DATE   THURSDAY, MAY 24TH, 2018   *PREMIUM MEMBERS LUNCHEON *   “From Cold War to Hot Peace: An American Ambassador in Putin’s Russia” with Ambassador Michael McFaul Former US Ambassador To Russia Professor of Political Science at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University    Ambassador Michael McFaul - BIO Michael McFaul is Professor of Political Science, Director and Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli […]

SAVE THE DATE   THURSDAY, MAY 24TH, 2018   *LECTURE EVENT*   “Russia, Ukraine, & Surrounding Conflicts” with Ambassador Stephen Pifer Former US Ambassador to Ukraine & James Coyle, Ph.D. Director of Center for Global Education at Chapman University   Venue TBD