A public hearing on “A ‘China Model?’ Beijing’s Promotion of Alternative Global Norms and Standards” was unable to be held on the originally scheduled date, March 13, 2020, due to the Sergeant at Arms' decision to temporarily limit access to the Capitol Complex. Witness testimony has since been accepted and posted below. Questions for the record solicited by the Commission will be similarly be posted below once available.
A virtual public roundtable focused on the first panel was held on April 27, 2020. Video of the event is available here.
Hearing on “A ‘China Model?’ Beijing’s Promotion of Alternative Global Norms and Standards”
Friday, March 13, 2020
Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 215
9:15 AM – 9:20 AM: Opening Remarks: Hearing Co-Chairs Senator Talent and Senator Goodwin
9:20 AM – 10:50 AM: Panel I: An Emerging “China Model”?
- Nadège Rolland, Senior Fellow for Political and Security Affairs, National Bureau of Asian Research [Testimony]
- David Shullman, Ph.D., Senior Advisor, International Republican Institute [Testimony]
- Elizabeth Economy, Ph.D., C. V. Starr Senior Fellow and Director for Asia Studies, Council on Foreign Relations [Testimony]
10:50 AM – 11:00 AM: Break
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM: Panel II: China’s Activities to Revise Global Governance Norms
- Melanie Hart, Ph.D., Senior Fellow and Director of China Policy, Center for American Progress [Testimony]
- Jonathan Hillman, Senior Fellow and Director of the Reconnecting Asia Project, Center for Strategic and International Studies [Testimony]
- Bradley Murg, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Political Science and Asian Studies, Seattle Pacific University [Testimony]
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM: Lunch Break
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM: Panel III: Technological Competition and Driving New Standards
- Naomi Wilson, Senior Director of Policy, Asia, Information Technology Industry Council [Testimony]
- Adam Segal, Ph.D., Ira A. Lipman Chair in Emerging Technologies and National Security, Council on Foreign Relations [Testimony]
- Ray Bowen, Ph.D., Senior Analyst, Pointe Bello [Testimony]
3:00 PM – 3:05 PM: Closing Remarks
3:05 PM: Adjourn
STATEMENT FOR THE RECORD:
- Daniel Tobin, Member of the China Studies Faculty, National Intelligence University, and Senior Associate (Non-resident), Freeman Chair in China Studies, Center for Strategic and International Studies [Statement for the Record]
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