The China Center is pleased to invite members to an off-the-record briefing and discussion on China with new Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian & Pacific Affairs Rick Waters.

Waters previously served as the Chief of Staff to the Under Secretary at State, China Desk Head, and as the first secretary at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing responsible for political affairs. This will be an opportunity to hear a broad view on the Biden Administration’s emerging China policy and share perspectives with Waters and his colleagues on China priorities for the business community.

This event will be closed press/off-the-record. If you need assistance with registration, please contact Don Giolzetti at