Rory Medcalf is Director of the International Security Program at the Lowy Institute for International Policy. Rory’s professional background spans intelligence analysis, journalism and diplomacy. He has worked as a senior strategic analyst with the Office of National Assessments, Australia’s
David Dollar is Economic and Financial Emissary to China for the US Treasury. Dr. Dollar previously served as the Country Director for China and Mongolia at the World Bank, and has been based in Beijing since 2004. He has a
Yasheng Huang is a professor of political economy at MIT. Professor Huang is a highly respected academic on China’s post-1978 development, and the acclaimed author of ‘Capitalism With Chinese Characteristics’.
Pan Wei is Professor of International Relations at Peking University School of International Studies. Professor Pan is a highly respected academic from Beijing’s new school of thinkers looking at China’s emerging role in the world
Peter Wilson is Director for Far Eastern Affairs at the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office, responsible for handling relations with China, Hong Kong and Macau, Taiwan, Japan, Mongolia, and North and South Korea. He was previously Political Counsellor at the