June 19, 2012

Video: The Rise of Asian Americans

PANEL ONE

WELCOME

Andrew Kohut
President, Pew Research Center

OPENING REMARKS

Paul Taylor
Executive Vice President, Pew Research Center
Conference Moderator

OVERVIEW OF FINDINGS

Cary Funk
Senior Researcher, Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life

Karthick Ramakrishnan
Associate Professor of Political Science, University of California, Riverside
Fellow, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Tritia Toyota
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles

D’Vera Cohn
Senior Writer, Pew Research Center’s Social & Demographic Trends Project

Kim Parker
Associate Director, Pew Research Center’s Social & Demographic Trends Project

PANEL TWO

The Honorable Elaine L. Chao
24th U.S. Secretary of Labor (2001-2009)
First Asian Pacific American woman appointed to President’s Cabinet in American history

Neera Tanden
President, Center for American Progress
Former Senior Advisor for Health Reform, Obama Administration

Benjamin Wu
Vice Chair, U.S.-Asia Institute
Former U.S. Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce and Assistant Secretary for Technology Policy