Dr Banning Garrett is Director of the Asia Program at the Atlantic Council. He also is director of the Atlantic Council’s Strategic Foresight Project. He is the founding Ex-ecutive Director of the Institute for Sino-American International Dialogue (ISAID) at the Graduate School of International Studies, University of Denver. Before joining the Atlantic Council in 2003, Dr. Garrett was a consultant for 22 years to the Department of Defense and other U.S. Government agencies carrying on a strategic dialogue with China.
Garrett has written extensively on a wide range of issues, including U.S.-China rela-tions and cooperation on climate change, energy, and other strategic issues; U.S. strategy toward China; Chinese foreign policy and views of the strategic environment; globalization and its strategic impact; U.S. defense policy and Asian security; and arms control. Garret received his BA from Stanford University and his PhD from Brandeis University.