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Global Futures Speaker Series: China 2.0 Edition

April 21 @ 9:00 am 12:30 pm


Global Futures Series China 2.0 Edition featuring speakers Gordon Chang and Cleo Paskal 

NICEVILLE, FL (09 March 2022)– As China continues to implement science, technology, and innovation efforts at a rapid pace, the greater the threat that China will not only assume science & technology (S&T) dominance but also become an S&T alternative to the United States becomes.  

The Doolittle Institute will host the second China-focused Global Futures Speaker Series on April 21st, 2022, from 9 – 12:30 pm CDT. Speakers Gordon Chang and Cleo Paskal will present live from the Doolittle Institute. In-person registration is only open to AFRL/RW and Eglin AFB personnel and is limited to 50 participants. Registration for a free virtual broadcast is open to the public at Global Futures Series: China 2.0 – Virtual Attendee Registration Tickets, Thu, Apr 21, 2022 at 9:00 am | Eventbrite.  

Gordon Chang is a subject matter expert (SME) on China, Asia, nuclear proliferation, and the relationship that exists between China and the US. As an established columnist, and public speaker, Mr. Chang will share timely and relevant insight into China’s S&T strategies and the specific implications those may have to the US.  

Cleo Paskal is a recovering journalist who ended up in think tanks. Her affiliations include: Associate Fellow, Chatham House (U.K.); Non-Resident Senior Fellow for the Indo-Pacific, Foundation for Defense of Democracies (Washington, D.C.); Visiting Fellow, Centre d’études et de recherches internationales de l’Université de Montréal (Canada); and International Board of Advisors, Global Counter Terrorism Council (India).   

The Doolittle Institute is a non-profit organization supporting the Air Force Research Laboratory from Niceville, Florida. The Doolittle Institute has offered services in Technology Transfer, STEM Outreach, and Innovation & Collaboration since 2012. The Doolittle Institute is a member of the Defensewerx Family.  

For more information about the Global Futures China 2.0 Edition, please contact the Doolittle Institute at (850) 226-4383 or email us at