US & Australia: Partners in the Asia Pacific

Exploring a 21st Century Alliance and Emerging Opportunities in Asia

Topics for Discussion Include:
• The US and Australia Alliance in the Asia-Pacific
• Growing Trade through the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
• The US, China and Australia – Political and Strategic Issues
• Opportunities and Challenges of an Expanding Asian Middle Class

Confirmed Speakers & Attendees Include:
• Kim Beazley, Australian Ambassador to the United States
• Jeff Bleich, former US Ambassador to Australia
• Robert Hill, former Australian Defence Minister and
former Australian Ambassador to the United Nations
• Mickey Cantor, former USTR and Secretary of Commerce
• Michael Thawley, V.P. of Capital Research & Management
Company and former Australian Ambassador to the US
• Lisa Scaffidi, Lord Mayor of Perth
• Representative Ed Royce, US House Foreign Affairs
Committee Chairman (invited)
• Jerry Brown, California Governor (invited)
US & AUSTRALIA: PARTNERS IN THE ASIA PACIFIC

A DISCUSSION EXPLORING A TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY US-AUSTRALIAN ALLIANCE, INCLUDING EMERGING OPPORTUNITIES IN ASIA

14 JANUARY 2014 from 10:00am -- 4:00pm

Welcome Remarks from USC President C.L. Max Nikias

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Registration opens at 9:30am; Program begins at 10:00am
University of Southern California
Ronald Tutor Campus Center
3607 Trousdale Pkwy. Los Angeles, CA

Topics for Discussion Include:
• The US and Australia Alliance in the Asia-Pacific
• Growing Trade through the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
• The US, China and Australia – Political and Strategic Issues
• Opportunities and Challenges of an Expanding Asian Middle Class

Confirmed Speakers & Attendees Include:
• Kim Beazley, Australian Ambassador to the United States
• Jeff Bleich, former US Ambassador to Australia
• Robert Hill, former Australian Defence Minister and
former Australian Ambassador to the United Nations
• Mickey Cantor, former USTR and Secretary of Commerce
• Michael Thawley, V.P. of Capital Research & Management
Company and former Australian Ambassador to the US
• Lisa Scaffidi, Lord Mayor of Perth
• Representative Ed Royce, US House Foreign Affairs
Committee Chairman (invited)
• Jerry Brown, California Governor (invited)
  • Department of Biological Sciences
  • University of Southern California
  • Allan Hancock Foundation Building
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0371