APAICS in Conversation

Overview

APAICS in Conversation is an exciting weekly series of virtual fireside chat teleconferences to learn and hear from leading AAPIs in their field. Each teleconference is approximately 30 minutes and includes a Q&A session with the participant.

February 18, 2021

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

David S. Kim

Cabinet Secretary of the California State Transportation Agency

October 21, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

J. Traci Hong

Fmr. Judge, U.S. Immigration Court and national immigration policy expert.

September 2, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Denny Chin

Judge - U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

August 10, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Michelle K. Lee

Vice President, Machine Learning Solutions Lab, Amazon; Fmr. Undersecretary of Commerce & USPTO Director.

July 24, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Nani A. Coloretti

Senior vice president for financial and business strategy at the Urban Institute and former Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. 

June 30, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Karen Gren Scholer

Judge - U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas.

June 10, 2020

12:30 PM ET

Frank H. Wu

President Designate, Queens College and William L. Prosser Distinguished Professor of Law, UC Hastings School of Law.

May 18, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Nisha Desai Biswal

President, U.S.-India Business Council and Senior Vice President for South Asia,U.S. Chamber of Commerce; former Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, U.S. Department of State.

April 29, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Norman C. Bay

Partner, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and Former Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

November 10, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Jenny R. Yang

Senior fellow in the Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population at the Urban Institute and former Chair, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

October 8, 2020

3:00 PM ET

Konrad Ng

Executive Director of the Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design and former director of the Smithsonian Institution’s Asian Pacific American Center in Washington DC.

October 8, 2020

3:00 PM ET

Major General

Robert G.F. Lee, USA ret.

Major General Robert G. F. Lee, U.S. Army, Ret.; fmr. Adjutant General, State of Hawaii

August 6, 2020

12:30 PM ET

Maeley Tom

Author and Fmr. Chief Administrative Officer of the California State Assembly and Chief of Staff to the President of the California Senate.

July 15, 2020

2:00 PM ET

The Honorable

David M. Louie

Partner at Kobayashi Sugita & Goda (KS&G) and Former Attorney General of Hawaii.

June 25, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Paul M. Igasaki

Former Chairman and Chief Judge of the U.S. Department of Labor Administrative Review Board; former Acting Chair and Vice Chair, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

May 27, 2020

12:30 PM ET

Dr. Karen Korematsu

Karen Korematsu is the Founder and Executive Director of the Fred T. Korematsu Institute and the daughter of the late civil rights icon, Fred Korematsu. 

May 14, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Jill Aiko Otake

Judge - U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii.

April 21, 2020

12:30 PM ET

Dr. Leana Wen

Visiting Professor, George Washington University School of Public Health.

October 29, 2020

12:30 PM ET

Professor

Lorraine K. Bannai

Director, Fred T. Korematsu Center For Law And Equality And Professor Of Lawyering Skills.

September 11, 2020

12:30 PM ET

Maria Castaneda

Secretary-Treasurer of the 1199UHE (AKA as 1199NY) and President of the SEIU API Caucus.

August 21, 2020

2:00 PM ET

Donald Tamaki

Managing partner of Minami Tamaki LLP and served on the legal team that reopened the 1944 U.S. Supreme Court case of Fred Korematsu, overturning his criminal conviction for defying the removal of almost 120,000 Japanese Americans.

July 30, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Lucy H. Koh

Judge - U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California

July 8, 2020

12:30 PM ET

Major General

William Chen, USA ret

Major General William Chen, U.S. Army, Ret. is the first Chinese American 2-Star General in the U.S. Army. 

June 16, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Raag Singhal

Judge - U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

May 20, 2020

12:00 PM ET

CAPAC in Conversation

Join Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) for an informative and entertaining event in celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month - including Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Sec. Norman Mineta, CAPAC Chair Rep. Judy Chu and 12 members of Congress.

May 6, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

Patrick Shen

Partner, Fragomen and Former Special Counsel for Immigration-related Unfair Employment Practices, US Department of Justice.

April 17, 2020

12:30 PM ET

The Honorable

William Tong

Attorney General, Connecticut.