U.S.- China Strategic Competition


"Energy Cooperation Initiative in Asia Pacific" Joint Workshop of EAI-CASS (Chinese Academy of Social Science)

  • 2019-10-13


EAI held a joint workshop with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences on Oct. 13, 2019. EAI and CASS discussed about the possibility of energy cooperation between US-China. The researchers analyzed US-China competition in the areas of technology, economy and security, and discussed various initiatives for the future of the Asia-Pacific region. The “Energy Cooperation Initiative in Asia Pacific” is the second project for the <Rising China and New Civilization in the Asia-Pacific>, which is a three-year program(2018-2021) supported by the Hanssem DBEW Research Foundation.



9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m

Welcoming Remarks

Opening Remarks

 ZHANG, Yunling (Professor, CASS)

 SOHN, Yul (President, EAI)

9:15 a.m. - 11:00a.m

Energy, Resource and Technology

 Moderator: HA, Young-Sun (Chairman of the Board of Trustees, EAI)

 "Energy Transition in China & Regional Collaboration Project"
 TIAN, Zhiyu (Energy Research Institute National Development & Reform Commission, ERI)

 "Cooperation and competition between China and the US in terms of Water and food security dimensions."
 WANG, Sidan (China Foreign Affairs University(CFAU))

 "US-China Competition and Cooperation in Renewable Energy"
 BAE, Young Ja (Konkuk University)

11:15 a.m. - 12:30p.m

Trade and Economy

 Moderator: ZHONG, Feiteng (Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)

 "U.S.-China Competition and Changes in the Regional Economic Order in East Asia:   Implications for Energy Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific."
 LEE, Seungjoo (Chung-Ang University)

 "New Patterns of Global Trade and Changing Dynamics of US-China Trade Relations"
 ZHANG, Lijuan (Shandong University)

2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.



 Moderator: LEE, Dong Ryul (Dongduk Women's University)

 "Energy Transformation, Energy Security and the Future of Sino-US Relations"
 ZHONG, Feiteng (CASS)

 "US-China Rivalry and the Future Security Architecture: South Korean Perspective."
 CHUN, Chaesung (Seoul National University) & HA, Young-Sun (EAI)

3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.