STARR FORUM Xi Jinping’s Third Term: Challenges for the United States

Thursday, November 17, 2022 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm

MIT Wong Auditorium, E51 Room 115 Tang Center, 2 Amherst St, Cambridge, MA 02142

This will be an in-person event and we hope to see you there.

For those unable to attend in person, please register for and watch the webinar here

Masks are optional at MIT indoor events. Event attendees are encouraged to be mindful of others’ risk tolerance and respectful of their personal choices. All event attendees are strongly encouraged to be vaccinated and boosted. Visitors will be allowed access to the venue from an event staff member at the street level entrance of the Tang Center building at 2 Amherst Street. Visitors may also be escorted on campus by anyone with an active MIT ID.


Yasheng Huang is the Epoch Foundation Professor of International Management and Faculty Director of Action Learning at the MIT Sloan School of Management. 


M Taylor Fravel is the Arthur and Ruth Sloan Professor of Political Science and Director of the MIT Security Studies Program at MIT.

Arthur Kroeber is the Founding Partner and Head of Research at Gavekal Economics. 

Susan Shirk is a Research Professor and Chair, 21st Century China Center, at the University of California San Diego.

Jessica Chen Weiss is the Michael J  Zak Professor for China and Asia-Pacific Studies at Cornell University.

Co-sponsors: MIT Center for International Studies (CIS) and MIT Security Studies Program (SSP)

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