Engaging with American Leaders

In collaboration with the United States Association of Former Members of Congress and other organizations, CUSEF supports expanding opportunities for cross-cultural engagement through jointly organized trips to China. These trips, organized with the support of the China Association for International Friendly Contact (CAIFC), facilitate dialogue between past American policy makers and members from all sectors of Chinese society, with the purpose of strengthening mutual understanding and identifying areas of potential cooperation between these two nations.

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U.S. State and Local Officials Delegation

2018 - 2018

U.S. state officials toured around Guangzhou Amway Mega Experience Center
U.S. state officials toured around Guangzhou Amway Mega Experience Center

In a collaboration with on August 5th, 2018 to August 14th, 2018, CUSEF hosted its fifth annual delegation of American state and local officials delegation visit to China. Five influential state officials and legislators from the states of Arizona, Delaware, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin visited Beijing, Guangzhou and Shanghai, meeting with several government officials, representatives from high profile Chinese and American companies as well as local students. This trip provided the delegates with the opportunity to gain a better understanding of China, build strong state and local-level relationships and encourage greater dialogue for the further development of U.S.-China relations.