A prestigious convening to identify rising leaders across academia, government, industry and technology on issues related to U.S.-China competition, and to build a community that works together to shape the next decade of one of the world’s most important bilateral relationships.

With the goal of identifying, cultivating, and connecting the next generation of China experts, Young Professionals in Foreign Policy has curated this cohort of emerging leaders from government, businesses, academia, think tanks, and civil society. This diverse, multidisciplinary community of exceptional early- and mid-career leaders will be tasked with wrestling with seven of the most consequential dimensions of U.S.-China relations. Recommendations from this cohort will chart a new course for U.S.-China policy.