U.S. & Japan Leaders to Discuss Diversity, Regional Collaboration and Economic Partnerships in Washington, DC
Washington, DC – The 2017 U.S.-Japan Council (USJC) Annual Conference, “Unity in Diversity: Shaping the Future Together,” will bring together regional, national and international leaders from government, business, academia and nonprofit sectors to discuss how to we can work together to strengthen the U.S.-Japan relationship. This conference will examine current affairs, showcase how global perspectives and diversity empower both countries, and discuss how international businesses and organizations can continue to expand in a changing political environment. The Conference’s featured speakers include (* denotes Keynote Speakers):
- *Wes Bush, Chairman, CEO and President, Northrop Grumman Corporation
- *Nobuchika Mori, Commissioner, Japanese...
WASHINGTON, DC – Six state-elected officials from diverse Asian American backgrounds and regions recently traveled to Japan as part of the 2017 Asian American Leadership Delegation (AALD) program. From September 29 to October 7, the Delegation traveled to Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka. They exchanged ideas with Japanese political and government leaders, business executives, nonprofit leaders and academics, creating networks that can mutually benefit the U.S.-Japan relationship.
AALD is in its fourth year, and the 2017 Delegation included the following six Delegates. For four of them, this was their first trip to Japan.
- Assemblymember Rob Bonta, California State Assembly