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CDA Institute Roundtable Discussion with J. Michael Cole

CDA Institute

Wednesday, 3 December 2014 from 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM (EST)

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Join the CDA Institute for a Roundtable Discussion / 

Joignez-vous à l'Institut de la CAD pour un table ronde: 


"Taiwan and China in Times of Growing Regional Instability"

with / avec


J. Michael Cole

Senior Non-Resident Fellow, China Policy Institute

University of Nottingham, UK


Wednesday, December 03, 2014 / Mercredi, le 03 decembre, 2014

10:30am - 1:00pm

130 rue Albert Street, Suite 1405

Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5G4


Registration / inscription:

Regular Admission / tarif régulier: $25

CDA Institute 2014 Donor / Donateur à l'Institut CAD en 2014: free / gatuit

CDA Institute Board Member / membre du conseil de l'Institut de la CAD: free / gratuit 

Full-time University Students / étudiant(e) temps plein (limited/limité): free / gratuit

Includes a sandwich lunch / comprend un déjeuner sandwich

Headline Sponsor (Platinum) / Commanditaire principal (platine):


 Biography / biographie 

J. Michael Cole (b. 1975, Quebec City) is an associate researcher at the French Centre for Research on Contemporary China (CEFC) in Taipei, a senior non-resident fellow at the China Policy Institute, University of Nottingham, and a senior member of the Thinking Taiwan Foundation, where he serves as editor in chief of He was deputy news editor and a journalist with the Taipei Times from 2006-2013 and an analyst with the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) from 2003-2005. He has a master's degree in War Studies from the Royal Military College of Canada (RMC), a B.A. in English literature from Concordia University, the International Diploma in Humanitarian Assistance from the Centre for International Health and Cooperation at Fordham University, and the CX-77 diploma from the Lester Pearson International Peacekeeping Centre. He is the author of Officially Unofficial: Confessions of a journalist in Taiwan (2014), Democracy in Peril: Taiwan's struggle for survival from Chen Shui-bian to Ma Ying-jeou (2009), and Smokescreen: Canadian security intelligence after September 11, 2001 (2008). He is currently editing his next work, a collection of essays about Taiwanese social movements titled Black Island, and at work on a book about future conflict in the Taiwan Strait. Cole is also a columnist for The Diplomat, a correspondent for IHS Jane's Defence Weekly, Jane's Navy International and Jane's Intelligence Review, and has published in the Wall Street Journal, Christian Science Monitor, National Interest, CPI Blog, China Brief (Jamestown Foundation), Ottawa Citizen, Military Balance (IISS), Asia Today International, and several other publications. He appears regularly on Al-Jazeera and the BBC, and has briefed foreign diplomatic missions in Taiwan as well as the U.S.-China Security and Economic Commission (USCC).  



Do I have to register for the event? / Dois-je pour vous inscrire à l'événement?

Yes, space is limited and registration is required. / Oui, les places sont limitees et l'inscription est obligatoire. 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? / Dois-je apporter mon billet imprimé à l'événement?

No, simply provide your name at the door. / Non, donner votre nom à la porte.

What is the refund policy? / Quelle est la politique de remboursement ?

Refunds can be requested before Noon EST on December 1st. After this date, substitutions only.

Les remboursements peuvent être demandés avant midi l'EST 1er décembre. Les substitutions seulement après cette date.

How do I become a CDA Institute Donor? / Comment faire un don à l'institute CAD?

Give us a call @ 613-236-8191. *A Minimum donation of $100.00 is required for the Donor Registration rates. 

Appelez-nous au 613-236-8191. *Un don minimum de 100,00 $ est exigé pour les taux d'inscription de donneurs.

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When & Where

Public Policy Forum Boardroom
130 Albert Street
Suite 1405
Ottawa, ON K1P 5G4

Wednesday, 3 December 2014 from 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM (EST)

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CDA Institute

The CDA Institute was created in 1987, with charitable status, to provide research support to the CDA and to promote informed public debate on national security and defence issues and the vital role played by the Canadian Armed Forces in our society. Its varied research activities, events and publications – including the Vimy Papers - are disseminated amongst various audiences: Canadian and International public, media, policymakers, the military, the diplomatic corps, business community, and academia.

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