Youth Voices Kickoff Party 2018

Get your tickets now! Join us for a fun evening of dim sum and a taste of Yunnan cuisine, book signings, a trivia contest with prizes and fireside chats with our 3 speakers shown above. RVSP by Monday Jan 8. Complimentary tickets for 1990 members, teachers, educators and students and their guests!

Call for Entries: Submit by Feb 28, 2018!

Calling all U.S. and China video makers age 13-25! Joan Chen and 1990 Institute invite you to capture powerful stories of life in modern China and be eligible to win a part of our $30,000 cash and prizes! Simply interview a mainland Chinese resident, recent PRC expat, or a frequently traveler to the PRC and submit by Jan 31st or Feb 28. Learn more at youthvoices.1990institute.org.

2018 Teachers Workshop on “Changing Lives in Modern China”

Time to apply to our two-day Teachers Workshop on “Changing Lives in Modern China” on July 27-28, 2018 at SMCOE in Redwood City, CA., for Grades 6-12 US teachers in any discipline. $200-400 stipend based on where you live.

CHINA NOW | For Teachers — Curriculum Development Program

Send us lesson plans on modern China that you have taught or plan to teach and receive a prize from $250 to $1000 if featured on our teachers.1990institute.org website!

Latest Video About the 1990 Institute

The 1990 Institute was founded by a San Francisco Bay Area group of prominent academic, business, and community leaders. We are a non-political, 501(c)3 non-profit whose mission is to broaden understanding and build trust between the people of the United States and China through education, philanthropy and collaboration.

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China in the News

Former DCM David Rank on U.S.-China Relations
October 3, 2017

At the 1990 Institute Speaker Series, the former Acting Ambassador to China shares his perspectives and stories…

Trump and Xi Jinping: What lies ahead?
March 23, 2017

Sinica Podcast’s live Podcast recording with Yasheng Huang, John Pomfret and Andy Rothman on the future of U.S.-China relations.

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Monday Sept 18 | David Rank

We hosted 3 great events with DAVID H. RANK, the former acting Ambassador to China and Charge d’Affaires at the US Embassy – Beijing…

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