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December 2020

The Alliance Working in Washington: Impacts of the U.S.-Japan Relationship

December 1, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

On December 1, 2020, as part of The Alliance Working in America Series, Sasakawa USA held a virtual webinar in partnership with the World Affairs Council of Seattle and World Affairs Councils of America (WACA), featuring Dr. Michael Green, Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS; Dr. Mireya Solís, Director of the Center for East Asia Policy Studies, Brookings; and Dr. Saori Katada, professor of political science and international relations, University of Southern California.

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March 2020

Developing the 21st Century Workforce: Utah-Japan Collaboration

March 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fulton Library, Rm. 120, 800 W University Pkwy
Orem, UT 84058 United States

Sasakawa USA will travel to Utah for its sixth installment of The Alliance Working in America (TAWA) program. TAWA seeks to engage regional leaders, influencers, and the general public in U.S. cities outside of Washington, D.C. on the importance of the U.S.-Japan alliance to U.S. interests, both at the regional and national levels.

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The Alliance Working in Utah: The Importance and Impact of U.S.-Japan Relations

March 10, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
World Trade Center Utah, 60 S Temple, #300 (Canyonlands Conference Room)
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States

Sasakawa USA will travel to Utah for its sixth installment of The Alliance Working in America (TAWA) program. TAWA seeks to engage regional leaders, influencers, and the general public in U.S. cities outside of Washington, D.C. on the importance of the U.S.-Japan alliance to U.S. interests, both at the regional and national levels.

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October 2019

Understanding China-Japan Relations 1945-2019

October 10, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 1779 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, D.C.,

Professor Ezra F. Vogel spoke on Sino-Japanese relations from World War II to the present at "Understanding China-Japan Relations 1945-2019" at 4:30 p.m. on October 10, 2019. Sasakawa USA co-sponsored this event with Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

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September 2019

Global Conversations MINNEAPOLIS: The U.S.-Japan Alliance in an Evolving Indo-Pacific

September 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Hennepin County Library–Minneapolis Central, 300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55401 United States

On September 18, 2019, as part of The Alliance Working in America Series, Sasakawa USA held a public forum discussion in Minneapolis, Minnesota, featuring Admiral Dennis Blair, Chairman of Sasakawa USA, and Dr. Satu Limaye, Vice President and Director, East-West Center in Washington. "The U.S.-Japan Alliance in an Evolving Indo-Pacific" event, a discussion and subsequent Q&A, was moderated by Elizabeth Brailsford, COO, World Affairs Councils of America.

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Japan Matters for America: Japan Matters for Minnesota

September 18, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Landmark Center, 75 W Fifth St.
St. Paul, MN 55102 United States

On September 18, 2019, Dr. Satu Limaye, VP and Executive Director, East-West Center in Washington, spoke to a public audience in St. Paul, Minnesota, about the Japan-Minnesota relationship, and why the U.S.-Japan alliance matters for Minnesotans, through showcasing the East-West Center in Washington's Japan Matters for America project.

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Doing Business in Japan in Turbulent Times

September 18, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

On September 18, 2019, as part of The Alliance Working in America Series, Sasakawa USA held a panel discussion in Minneapolis, Minnesota, featuring Wendy Cutler as the keynote speaker. The event was in partnership with Global Minnesota, and was off-the-record except for the keynote address.

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April 2019

Cherry Blossom Festival Event: U.S.-Japan Leadership and Collaboration in Emerging Technologies

April 2, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Mayflower Hotel – District Ballroom, 1127 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

On April 2nd, Sasakawa USA held an insightful panel discussion highlighting U.S.-Japan leadership and collaboration in emerging technologies. After hearing from an esteemed panel of U.S. and Japanese speakers, attendees enjoyed a light reception for further festivity and networking.

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March 2019

Japan-Kentucky Collaboration: Developing the Bluegrass Workforce and Economy

March 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Hyatt Regency Lexington Hotel, Hyatt Suites, 401 W High Street
Lexington,

On March 7, 2019, Sasakawa USA, the Consulate-General of Japan in Nashville, the World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana, and the World Affairs Councils of America co-sponsored "Japan-Kentucky Collaboration: Developing the Bluegrass Workforce and Economy." This panel discussion, held at the Hyatt Regency Lexington, was presented in partnership with World Trade Center Kentucky and Japan-America Society of Kentucky.

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The U.S.-Japan Alliance Working in Kentucky — Panel and Sake Tasting

March 6, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South Third ST
Louisville, KY United States

On March 6, 2019, Sasakawa USA co-hosted a public panel discussion, “The U.S.-Japan Alliance Working in Kentucky,” with the World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana and the World Affairs Councils of America in partnership with the East-West Center in Washington and Japan-America Society of KentuckyThe panel, held in Louisville, Kentucky, examined important developments in today's Japan with implications for U.S.-Japan relations, the depth and breadth of Japan-Kentucky ties, and the impact of Japanese business investments in Kentucky.

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September 2018

Investing in Georgia’s Workforce: A U.S.-Japan Dialogue

September 6, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

On September 6, Sasakawa USA, the U.S. Department of State, the Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta, and the Georgia Institute of Technology co-hosted a luncheon panel discussion at Atlanta's Historic Academy of Medicine to explore how Japanese and U.S. firms, state and local authorities, and educational institutions can work together to train and develop Georgia's workforce. Panelists addressed Georgia's future workforce needs, approaches to workforce development, and opportunities for stakeholder collaboration.

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Japan & Georgia, Growing Together

September 5, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

On September 5, the World Affairs Council of Atlanta partnered with Sasakawa USA and the East-West Center in Washington to host a luncheon at The Commerce Club in Atlanta, Georgia. Speakers for "Japan & Georgia, Growing Together" included Admiral Dennis Blair, Chairman, Sasakawa USA; Ambassador Charles Shapiro, President, World Affairs Council; Ambassador James Zumwalt, CEO, Sasakawa USA; Dr. Satu Limaye, Director, East-West Center; and Jim Reed, President, YKK Corporation of America.

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