Asia Connect Student Working Group Showcase Competition

May 27, 2017

Date: May 27, 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00PM
Location: SFU Harbour Centre Downtown Vancouver: Room 1400-1430

The event comprises of 9 post-secondary students from B.C. (UBC, SFU, UFV, and TRU) who have researched on topics related to youth and contemporary issues in Asia for the past 20 weeks. They will be competing for first place and People’s Choice awards.

Topics include:

  • Chinese soft power and the Canadian youth
  • Chinese youth and the Internet
  • Japan’s aging crisis
  • Connecting to youth in Asia (Singapore, Indonesia, and Vietnam)
  • Corporation diplomacy between South East Asia and Canada (Vietnam)
  • Diplomacy through environmental organizations (Philippines)
  • South Asian youth and politics and migration (Sri Lanka)
  • Engagement of BC interior to Asia
  • Implications of immigration

Please RSVP to before May 24, 2017.