IPR Enforcement and Protection in the U.S.: A group of 7 visitors from China will visit Seattle to explore the public and private sectors methods for implementing and enforcing higher standards for intellectual property rights (IPR) and protection.
Promoting Cyber-Security: 7 visitors from around the world will visit Seattle to explore cyber education, research, and development efforts and to discuss strategies to collaborate and counter cyber threats.
Public Hygiene and Health: 10 visitors from China will visit Seattle to observe public awareness and advocacy campaigns and strategic partnerships that promote sanitation innovation.
Energy Security: 11 visitors from around the world will visit Seattle to review U.S. national energy and climate policy challenges. They will also explore international cooperative efforts to develop secure and transparent global energy markets and climate frameworks.
Accountability in Government: 12 visitors from around the world will visit Seattle to examine the how the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights protects the rights of the citizens and explore government standards of ethical conduct.