Join Us For Our Gala Awards + Screening Premiere at CAAMFest Saturday March 14th!

The 1990 Institute’s inaugural national online video contest, Youth Voices on China (YVOC), encourages U.S. middle school, high school and college students to think more broadly about U.S.-China relations and seek balanced viewpoints.


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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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Mon Feb 23 | INSIDE ALIBABA: Globalizing China’s Largest Internet Company

  TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT  (they sold out early on Thursday Feb 19).  | Advance ticket holders only.  No door sales or walk-ins permitted.   Please join us for an intimate conversation with 1990 Institute Board Member, Brian Wong, Alibaba … Continued

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