The U.S.-Japan Council Annual Conference is an yearly event that brings together regional, national and international leaders from government, business, academia and non-profit sectors to discuss the current status and continuous future of the U.S.-Japan collaboration.
The 2016 Annual Conference, held in Silicon Valley, was the seventh USJC Conference. Themed “Imagine. Innovate. Inspire.—The Silicon Valley Experience,” this yearʹs Conference was our first in California. It was attended by more than 700 distinguished U.S. and Japanese leaders from all sectors, providing a unique opportunity for networking. It highlighted innovation, entrepreneurship and inspiring the next generation of leaders, building upon themes discussed at the 2015 Conference, the 2014 Governors’ Meeting in Silicon Valley, as well as during Prime Minister Abe’s 2015 visit to Silicon Valley. Click here to read more.