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In Convo Russia China

In Conversation with Kim Beazley and Paul Dibb

Speakers The Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Paul Dibb and Peter Jennings

ASPI warmly invites you to an in conversation with the Honourable Kim Beazley AC and Emeritus Professor Paul Dibb AM, facilitated by ASPI's Executive Director, Peter Jennings.

The discussion will consider the thesis proposed by Emeritus Professor Paul Dibb AM in his latest ASPI Special Report, ‘How the geopolitical partnership between China and Russia threatens the West’. The report considers a grand coalition between China and Russia as the most dangerous scenario for America in the era of growing tensions among the major powers. Facilitated by Peter Jennings, the conversation will consider the implications of this thesis for the West, including Australia.

A drinks and canape reception will conclude the event.


The Honourable Kim Beazley AC

Kim Beazley was a Distinguished Fellow at ASPI for a period between 2016 and 2018 before accepting the role of Governor of Western Australia. 

Paul Dibb

Paul Dibb is Emeritus Professor of strategic studies and Chairman of the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre in the College of Asia and the Pacific at The Australian National Univ

Peter Jennings

Peter Jennings is the executive director of the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) a position he has held since May 2012.