"Chinese Interference in Canada": What do we know and what should we do about it?
Summary Report of a Panel Discussion
Centre Block, Parliament Hill
- Cheng Li, Director and Senior Fellow, John L. Thornton China Center, Brookings Institution, Washington, DC
- Paul Evans, Professor, School of Public Policy and Global Affairs, University of British Columbia
- Timothy Cheek, Director, Institute of Asian Research, School of Public Policy and Global Affairs, University of British Columbia
- Guy Saint-Jacques, Senior Fellow, China Institute, University of Alberta and former Canadian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China
Following presentations by the four panelists listed above, Senator Yuen Pau Woo moderated a discussion with members of the audience, which consisted of parliamentarians and Hill staffers, as well as Ottawa-based China policy and intelligence/security analysts. The meeting was conducted under Chatham House rules.