About the speaker:
Dr. Ryo Sahashi is an associate professor of International Politics and associate dean, Faculty of Law at Kanagawa University, Yokohama, and a research fellow at the Japan Center for International Exchange. He is a specialist in international politics of East Asia. He has several publications on US-China relations, Taiwan, East Asian security order, and Japanese post-Cold War security policy, in Japanese, English, and Chinese. He frequently contributes as commentator for Japanese and international media outlets including NHK, CCTV, Foreign Policy, Japan Times and more.
Centre for Japanese Research, The Institute of Asian Research, Consulate General of Japan in Vancouver