New Frontiers: Technology, Politics, and Society in the Asia-Pacific

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New Frontiers: Technology, Politics, and Society in the Asia-Pacific

APARC Winter 2022 Webinar Series

From great-power contest to global trade and supply chains and from rising digital authoritarianism to climate change solutions and digital healthcare, advanced technologies are transforming social orders and international politics.

APARC’s 2022 winter webinar series, “New Frontiers: Technology, Politics, and Society in the Asia-Pacific,” explores these three intersecting areas in Asian affairs and U.S.-Asia relations.

Join our lineup of leading experts in examining the interconnections between technology and issues such as international security in the Indo-Pacific, democracy’s decline throughout Asia, the U.S.-China competition, innovation for healthy aging, and more.

Watch this space for upcoming event registration information, video recordings, and more.


Events in this Series:

All at 5 p.m. Pacific Time unless otherwise noted*

January 25, 2022
Cybersecurity: Is Seoul Ready for Pyongyang's Latest Threat?

February 1, 2022
* 6 p.m. PT
Technology and Democracy in India

February 8, 2022
Digital Medicine, Genetic Information, and Health Technology Assessment: Perspectives from Japan, Korea, and Singapore

February 22, 2022
Technology and Democracy in Southeast Asia

March 1, 2022
Innovation for Social Good in Japan

Information about a China-focused event in the series coming soon.