Growing out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Series, the Business & Public Policy Programs delve into the major economic, trade, and international issues facing the US-Japan relationship. All programs feature a keynote speaker and opportunities for networking. Programs are held quarterly.

Upcoming Programs

The Ins & Outs of Doing Business with Japan: It’s Not Just Manners

On Thursday, March 12 at 4:30 PM, JASGP will hold its first business program of 2020 at Venture Cafe.

Do you work for a Japanese company here in the U.S.? Are you looking to do more business with Japanese markets? Are you curious about the special relationship between Philadelphia and Japan?

Come hear a local Philadelphia panel of experts on the real deal of working with the region’s 3rd largest trading partner. Panel will feature Nan Sato, noted international attorney of Fisher Phillips; Felicite Moorman, CEO of Stratis; and Bill Lillis, President of AGC Chemicals. This program is brought to you by the Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia, U. S. Japan Business & Public Policy Program.

This program is free. Pre-registration is requested. Venture Cafe requires all participants to register upon entering their facility.

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Former speakers

Issei Hatakeyama, President of JETRO New York
Koji Abe, Deputy Chief of Mission, Consulate General of Japan in New York
Ambassador Shin’ichi Nishimiya
Shuhei Aoki, Manager for the Americas, Bank of Japan
Kiichiro Sato, President, JETRO New York
Seiei Ono, President and CEO, Mitsubishi Corporation Americas
Ambassador Charlene Barshefsky, former U.S. trade representative and negotiator with both Japan and China

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