Please join us for the first edition of the U.S.-Japan Council’s Bilateral Boardroom, convening key decision-makers from business, government, and the civil sector in the United States and Japan for critical conversations around the theme of Leadership Through Crisis, Lessons Learned. Don’t miss your opportunity to join this program examining leadership and critical lessons from prior crises, analyzing the impact of the current coronavirus pandemic from a social and economic perspective, and setting the agenda for the future of the U.S.-Japan relationship.
The program will include a tribute from Defense Minister Taro Kono to USJC’s Founding President, the late Irene Hirano Inouye, who, together with other Japanese American leaders, founded USJC; a fireside chat on crisis leadership; insight videos from industry and community leaders and additional content to be announced.
This event will be held virtually on September 16, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm ET (September 17, from 8:00 am to 10:00 am JT). Simultaneous interpretation will be provided by Urban Connections. The viewing link will be sent to all registrants prior to the event.
Shinzo Abe, Former Prime Minister of Japan (video message filmed prior to his resignation announcement)