ICAS Bulletin
Institute for Corean-American Studies, Inc.

January 15, 2008

Zongze Ruan

Minister Counselor
Political Affairs
Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the USA

to speak

China's Role for World Peace and Prosperity

ICAS Winter Symposium: Humanity, Peace and Security
February 13, 2008 Wednesday 2 00 PM - 5 00 PM

United States Senate Dirksen Building Room SD G-11
The Capitol Hill

Washington DC 20510

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Dear Friend:

We are pleased to share with you that Minister Counselor Zongze Ruan will address "China's Role for World Peace and Prosperity: Challenges and Outlook" at the ICAS Winter Symposium on February 13, 2008 in Washington DC.

Below is his brief vitae.

Name: Ruan Zongze

Date of Birth: December 25, 1965

Sex: Male


2002-2005, PhD in International Relations, China Foreign Affairs University, Beijing, China

1992-1993, visiting scholar in the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London in the UK

1986-1988, BA in International Politics, Renmin University of China, Beijing

1982-1986, BA in English Department, Sichuan Institute of Foreign Languages, Chongqing

Work experience:

Since July 2007, Minister Counselor, Political Department of the Chinese Embassy in the USA

2002- July 2007 Vice President of China Institute of International Studies (CIIS) and Senior Fellow

2000-2002, Director, Department of International and Strategic studies, CIIS

1996-2000, Second and first secretary, Political Department of the Chinese Embassy in the UK

1993-1996, CIIS

1988-1992, CIIS


Author of two books:

The Rise of China and the Transition of East Asia Order: Shaping and Expanding the Shared Interests (Beijing April 2007)

The Third Way and New Britain (Beijing 2001)

Thank you.

Sang Joo Kim / signed
Sr. Fellow & Executive Vice President

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