The cohort has been organized into seven distinct working groups, each centered around a thematic policy track. Each working group will work together over the next seven months to produce a deliverable to espouse innovative solutions to critical questions. Deliverables will outline the working groups’ policy and strategy recommendations for the next decade of U.S.-China relations.


Thematic Working Groups are as follows: 

  1. American Rejuvenation
  2. Biotechnology and Global Health
  3. Economic Interdependence and Supply Chain Complexities 
  4. Geopolitical Competition and International Institutions
  5. Military-Civil Fusion and Defense Competition
  6. Next-Generation Communications
  7. Technology Governance