Japan America Society of Greater Cincinnati
Fostering business, social and cultural connections between Japan and Greater Cincinnati
"The Strategic Importance of the Bilateral US-Japan Relationship and Its Impact on the Greater Cincinnati Economy"
第4回 Japan Update シンポジウム
Keynote Speaker: 大辻純夫氏 株式会社 国際経済研究所 代表取締役・所長Sumio Ohtsuji, President, Institute for International Economic Studies (Tokyo).
The program will explore the history of our relationship with Japan, which
several US Presidents have called our most important strategic partner in the world, and the current impact of this important economic relationship.
Additional symposium speakers will include executives of companies with large headquarters in Cincinnati, including The Kroger Company and The Procter & Gamble Company, participating in a panel discussion regarding their experiences working in the Japanese market.
Vice President Research and Development (Retired), The Procter & Gamble Company, Cincinnati
Vice President Research and Development, The Kroger Company, Cincinnati
Director for Japan, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington, D.C.
Noah S. Zaring
Japan Desk Officer, United States State Department, Washington, D.C.
Senior International Investment Specialist, United States Department Of Commerce, Washington, D.C.
Partner, Japan Institute for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (JSIE), Washington D.C.
During the event, the Japan America Society of Greater Cincinnati will formally announce the results of an extensive research project in conjunction with the Regional Economic Development Initiative (REDI) which shows the powerful economic impact of Japan-linked companies in our region.
Given the times we live in and our changing political landscape, we will also discuss the prospect for future trade and investment between the US and Japan in 2017 and beyond. You won't want to miss Japan Update 2017.
On display at the Chamber during the event will be several vintage Japanese motorcycles including some museum-quality models, courtesy of the Vintage Japanese Motorcycle Club of North America.
February 23, 2017, 1:30-5:00 pm.
Followed by a cocktail reception, 5:00-6:30 pm. Enjoy authentic Japanese dishes from Mei Japanese Restaurant!
Location: Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber (3 East Fourth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202)
Cost: $25 Members/$35 Non-members & Future Members
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