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2019 Camden Conference: Is This China’s Century?
February 22 @ 7:30 pm - February 24 @ 12:30 pm
Tickets are selling fast, with some venues nearly sold out. Register today for live events at the Camden Opera House or satellite events at University of Southern Maine in Portland.
As China emerges as a major global power, it faces complex challenges in its domestic economic, social, environmental, and political affairs, as well as its relations with Asian neighbors, the United States, and the broader international community. Chinese investment on all continents is both welcomed and regarded with some anxiety, while Chinese diplomatic intervention has been essential to stability on the Korean peninsula. Taking an active role in shaping global dialogues, China is now attracting European and Asian nations to new multilateral institutions.
But is China ready for global leadership? And as its global role expands, by intention or by default, what will that mean for the United States, for Japan, India, Russia, and other neighboring nations?