Chaired by Feng Chongyi, Professor of China studies at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), key speakers of the roundtable included:
- Professor John Fitzgerald, emeritus professor from Swinburne University of Technology, whose research focuses on Australia’s Asian diaspora and China's territorial government and civil society
- Mr. John Garnaut, former Principal Advisor at the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet; an analyst at JG Global and author of 'The Rise and Fall of The House of Bo'. His writings cover the Indo-Pacific region and Australia’s place in it
- Dr. Kevin Carrico, Lecturer in Chinese Studies at Macquarie University and the author of 'The Great Han'
- Ms. Zhao Yan, who specialises in Chinese language and culture studies at the University of Southern Queensland
- Ms. Sheng Xue, a Chinese-Canadian journalist, writer, poet and commentator on current affairs.
The event was hosted by the UTS Social and Political Sciences Program and Australian Values Alliance.
Australian Values Alliance （AVA）