[EAI Online Seminar]
The East Asia Institute held an online seminar on "2020 Burmese General Election Prospects" on September, 23 2020. During this seminar. panelists shared their views on Myanmar's upcoming election in November and its impact on Myanmar's democratization. Professor Yun-Han Chu, Director and Principal Investigator of the ABS, served as moderator for the seminar.
IPS Online Forum on the IPS Post Election Survey on GE2020
On October 1, Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) Social Lab Postgraduate Fellow Dr. Teo Kay Key presented the 2020 edition of IPS Post-Election Survey at a forum moderated by IPS Deputy Director (Research) and Senior Research Fellow Dr. Gillian Koh. Dr. Koh is also the Singapore national team coordinator for the Asian Barometer Survey (ABS).
Training for the Wave 5 Myanmar Survey Held in Yangon between February 14–17
Fieldwork training for the Wave 5 Myanmar Survey was held in Yangon between February 14–17. The training was delivered by Alex Chang of Academia Sinica, Kai-ping Huang of National Taiwan University, and Seng Keat Tan of the Merdeka Research Center.
Memorial Service Held for Professor Hu Fu
On December 1, upon the 90th anniversary of his birthday, a memorial service was held at National Taiwan University to pay special tribute to Professor Hu Fu, co-founder of Asian Barometer Survey and a leading scholar of political science in Taiwan. To commemorate Professor Hu's lifelong contribution and accomplishments, the Center for East Asia Democratic Studies was officially renamed as the Hu Fu Center for East Asia Democratic Studies.