Connecting Asia to the World
My Asia Connections
We are a group of academics, business professionals, and writers passionate about connecting Asia to the world.
Our goal is to share our knowledge of international relations, Asia studies, and cross cultural communication with global citizens interested in learning more about the Asia-Pacific.
My Asia Connections' Editors
Editor in Chief
LLM, Peking University
Alexander Parini is an academic and international relations specialist in London, England. Alexander received his master’s from the School of International Studies at Peking University in Beijing, China. He is currently pursuing his MSc Research for International Development at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. Prior to relocating to the United Kingdom, he worked as a full-time lecturer at Hoa Sen University in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. He also taught international studies classes at Van Hien University and the University of Economics and Finance.
My Asia Connection's Contributors
Don Steiner has been teaching people to communicate more effectively and speak for success for over twenty years. For the past 18 years, Don has been designing and delivering sales and marketing training to the sales force of one of America’s largest corporations.
BA Candidate, GW University
Fletcher Calcagno is an undergraduate at George Washington University where he is pursuing his degree in international relations and philosophy. In his free time he enjoys debating world affairs at GW's Parliamentary Debate Society.
Ivy Liu 刘洋
BBM, Shenyang Normal University
Ivy currently works as a digital project manager in Beijing. She helps international companies and institutions succeed in China through overseeing their online marketing campaigns. Her expertise is in social media management, web development, and event production.