WITC 2020: The Future of U.S. China Trade and Relations




On Tuesday February 4th, 2020, WITA hosted its second annual Washington International Trade Conference (WITC). The second session was entitled, “The Future of U.S. China Trade and Relations”. Experts on U.S. – China relations discussed how China had changed its own image within the last 20 years and the radical shifts it has made from being relatively closed off to countries who were not direct allies to joining the WTO in 2001.



Wendy Cutler, Vice President, Asia Society Policy Institute

Professor Ann Lee, Author, “What the US Can Learn from China” and “Will China’s Economy Collapse?”

Ambassador Kurt Tong, Partner, The Asia Group

Clete Willems, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Douglas M. Bell, moderator, Global Trade Policy Leader, Ernst & Young

To view more details about the event, visit the event page here.