Upcoming Events

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China on the Move

July 26 & 27, 2019
101 Twin Dolphin Drive
Redwood City, CA


September 29: Orville Schell, 2:00pm-3:30pm at San Francisco Public Library, followed by reception

Announcing the 2019 Video Contest Winners

1990 Institute is proud to announce the winners of our 2019 video contest. Each video is five minutes or less, and is outstanding for its unique, authentic perspective on Chinese cuisine. Stay tuned for our announcement of the video contest theme for 2020.

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1990 Institute’s educational and philanthropic programs in both China and the United States broaden mutual understanding between Americans and Chinese.

China Now

China Now is a program about Modern China for teachers and the general public.
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Youth Voices

Youth Voices encourages learnings about modern China through video-based storytelling.
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