China's rapid development and Sino-American relations have a direct impact on the lives of just about everyone in the United States. CHINA Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections, is a national day of programming with audiences in 66 cities and towns across the United States, designed to provide Americans the opportunity to discuss these issues with leading experts. The program featured a live webcast with Madeleine K. Albright, the 64th U.S. Secretary of State. The seventh annual CHINA Town Hall was held on October 28, 2013.
Madeleine K. Albright is Chair of Albright Stonebridge Group, and Chair of Albright Capital Management, an affiliated investment advisory firm focused on emerging markets.
She was the 64th Secretary of State of the United States. In 2012, Dr. Albright received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, from President Obama.