On Thursday, July 18, the Taiwan Foreign Correspondents’ Club is hosting an economic panel discussion titled “Envisioning Taiwan’s Economic Prospects”. The keynote speaker will be John Deng, who served as Taiwan’s trade czar over the past few years until he retired in May.


  • John Deng, former Minister of Economic Affairs and Chief Trade Negotiator (keynote speaker)
  • Chyungly Lee, Professor of International Relations, National Chengchi University
  • Kristy Hsu, Director of the Taiwan ASEAN Studies Center (TASC), Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research (CIER)
  • Cheng Ting-Fang, Chief Tech Correspondent, Nikkei Asia
  • Thompson Chau (Moderator), President, Taiwan Foreign Correspondents’ Club


Date and time: July 18, 10:00am (please arrive between 9:30 and 9:50am)
Location: College of Social Sciences, National Taiwan University
Keynote speaker: John Deng, former economic affairs minister and chief trade negotiator
Rules: This event will be conducted in English
Entry: Free for TFCC and ATJ members, and NTU students; NTD 200 for non-members

If you wish to attend, please sign up via https://forms.gle/vyg6piisFzV6hsnC8