Critical security and economic dilemmas for Southeast Asia in the South China Sea
Session 2 of the conference on "The South China Sea in the Broader Maritime Security of the Indo-Pacific Conference", 28-30 September 2016, Canberra, Australia. This conference is co-organized by UNSW Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA), the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam (DAV), and the Japan Institute for International Affairs (JIIA).
Chair: Ambassador Shingo Yamagami, Acting Director-General, Japan Institute of International Affairs (JIIA), Tokyo
Speaker 1: Dr Elina Noor, Director of the Foreign Policy and Security Studies Programme, and Mr Thomas Benjamin Daniel, analyst in the Foreign Policy and Security Studies Programme, ISIS Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
Topic: Malaysia and Brunei
Speaker 2: Professor Aileen Baviera, Head of Asian Centre, University of the Philippines, and Mr Lucio B. Pitlo III, Assistant Professor, International Studies, De La Salle University, The Philippines.
Topic: The Philippines
Speaker 3: Dr Tran Truong Thuy, Director of the Center for East Sea (South China Sea) Studies at the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam, Hanoi
Speaker 3: Associate Professor Christopher Roberts, Director of National Asian Security Studies Program (NASSP), UNSW Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy, Australia
Discussant and Q&A: Dr Jian Zhang, Deputy Head of School, UNSW Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy, Australia