Please mark your calendars and plan to attend a special AmCham Philippines meeting entitled "Security and Economic Developments in the West Philippines Sea" to be held on November 4, 2019 (Monday) from 9 AM to 11 AM at AmCham Hall, 2nd Floor, The American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines, Corinthian Plaza Building, 121 Paseo de Roxas, Makati City.
We have invited Mr. Gregory Poling, Director of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative and a fellow with the Southeast Asia Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). He oversees research on U.S. foreign policy in the Asia Pacific, with a particular focus on the maritime domain and the countries of Southeast Asia. His research interests include the South China Sea disputes, democratization in Southeast Asia, and Asian multilateralism. Mr. Poling's writings have been featured in Foreign Affairs, the Wall Street Journal, Nikkei Asian Review, and Foreign Policy, among others.