CCUSC Event with Dr. Alan Dupont

February 15

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Sie Complex, Room 1150

CCUSC Jackson/Ho China Forum Series Presents:

Will China Rule the World?
Speaker - Dr. Alan Dupont
Discussant—Amb Christopher Hill
Moderator—Prof. Suisheng Zhao


Friday February 15, 2019
12:00pm—1:30pm
SIE Complex—1st Floor - Room 1150

This event is free and open to the public.
Lunch Provided - Please register by Wednesday Feb 13th at: https://www.du.edu/korbel/china/events/forums.html

Dr. Alan Dupont is the founder and CEO of the Cognoscenti Group, a political and strategic risk consultancy, and is one of Australia’s leading strategic thinkers and commentators. Following 25 years of service in government as an army officer, defence intelligence analyst and diplomat which included postings to South Korea and Indonesia, Alan distinguished himself as an academic entrepreneur and scholar. In 2013/14 he established and led the Australian Government’s last Defence White Paper team.

Alan is the author of nearly 100 books, monographs and articles on defence and international security, his path breaking study of the non-military, transnational challenges to East Asia’s security for Cambridge University Press (East Asia Imperilled) is generally acknowledged to be the authoritative academic work in the field.

Alan held joint professorial appointments in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and the Business School at the University of NSW from 2012-16. Prior to that (2006-12) he was the inaugural holder of the Michael Hintze Chair in International Security at the University of Sydney, the Director of the Centre for International Security Studies and the start-up CEO of the United States Studies Centre.

Alan holds a PhD in international relations from the Australian National University and is a graduate of the Royal Military College Duntroon and the US Foreign Service Institute. He is currently an Adjunct Professor at the University of NSW and a non-resident Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council in Washington and the Lowy Institute in Sydney.