January 22nd Nina Hachigian At Westin South Coast Plaza Hotel

World Affairs Council of Orange CountyPresents “United States-China Relations: Competition or Cooperation”
Please join us for a speaker presentation and booksigning on “Debating China” by Nina Hachigian Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress
America and China are the two most powerful players in global affairs, and no relationship is more consequential. How they choose to cooperate and compete affects billions of lives. But U.S.-China relations are complex and often delicate, featuring a multitude of critical issues that America and China must navigate together. Missteps could spell catastrophe.

Nina Hachigian is a Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress. Based in Los Angeles, she is the editor of Debating China: The U.S. – China Relationship in Ten Conversations. Her earlier book, co-authored, was The Next American Century: How the U.S. Can Thrive as Other Powers Rise.

Prior to American Progress, Ms. Hachigian was a senior political scientist at RAND Corporation and served as the director of the RAND Center for Asia Pacific Policy for four years. From 1998 to 1999, she was on the staff of the National Security Council in the White House.

Ms. Hachigian has published numerous reports, book chapters, and journal articles, including essays in Foreign Affairs, The Washington Quarterly, Democracy, and Survival, as well as op-ed pieces appearing in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and the South China Morning Post, among others. Her earlier book was The Information Revolution in Asia (RAND, 2003). She has been a guest on “Real Time with Bill Maher,” CNN, Fox News, BBC, and NPR’s “All Things Considered” and “Morning Edition.” She is on the board of the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Affairs at Stanford University and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Nina Hachigian received her B.S. from Yale University and her J.D. from Stanford Law School

Date: Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Location: Westin South Coast Plaza Hotel
686 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Self-Parking: complimentary (included in price)

6:00 p.m. Reception * 7:00 p.m. Dinner * 7:45 p.m. Program

Members @ $55 Non-members @ $75 Students @ $45

Program Only @ $10.00 – does not include a meal or parking
(Program only to arrive at 7:30 pm)