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Nov. 3   Potential Flashpoints for the Northeast Asia Region: A JUMP panel discussionnew
Oct. 22   Second annual JUMP event at National Aviation Museum in Pensacolanew
Sept.17   Joint Base Lewis McChord and the JGSDF honor Nisei Veterans
July 20   Inaugural JUMP New Orleans event at National WWII Museum
June 29   Sailors JUMP for ‘Ichiro’ at Padres-Marlins game in San Diego

KKC Teacher Fellowship 2016

KKC Teachar Fellowship 2011

  The Keizai Koho Center (Japan Institute for Social and Economic Affairs) in cooperation with the National Association of Japan-America Societies (NAJAS) will sponsor a ten day Fellowship to Japan this summer for educators in the U.S. and Canada. The Fellowship allows teachers to learn first hand about contemporary Japanese society and enhance their classroom teaching of global perspectives...more

Japan Update Through Japan-America Societies

  In 2015, NAJAS consolidated the progress to date by offering partial funding for eight "repeat" events and one first-time host event at full funding as Year 3 of the program. The thirteen previous hosts had made progress towards sustaining the events but still needed funding and support to accomplish the most important part of the event; a speaker from Japan...more


The Japan America Society of Southern California
  Sake at Sunset
Sunday, July 17, 2016

The Japan America Society of Southern California is delighted to present a uniquely enjoyable evening of sake sipping and appetizers in the brand new SOL Restaurant in Redondo Beach. There will be over fifty sakes to sample, including many award-winners from the U.S. National Sake Appraisal, along with a savory selection of sake appetizers...more

Japan Society, Inc.
  Tanabata: Japan's Star Festival
Sunday, July 10, 2016

A child-friendly theatrical performance, directed by Sonoko Kawahara, introduces Japan's famous Tanabata legend of Hikoboshi and Orihime in an interactive setting filled with song and dance. Following the performance, families make paper ornaments and their own traditional tanzaku, thin paper strips for writing one’s wishes on, to hang on the bamboo branches in our lobby. Recommended for children ages 3-10 and accompanying adults...more

Japan-America Society of Indiana, Inc.
  JASI Annual Gala
Wednesday, June 15, 2016

The Annual Gala will feature Takuma Sato, Japan's championed Formula One and IndyCar race car driver. In 2013, Takuma became the first Japanese to win an IndyCar race in the 106-year history of the championship open-wheel auto racing series. He is the longest-tenured full-time driver of AJ Foyt's ABC Supply Racing team since its legendary owner himself retired from driving the No. 14 Indy car in 1993...more

Japan Society of San Diego and Tijuana
  Japan U.S. Military Program at Petco Park
Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Japan U.S. Military Program (JUMP) at Petco Park The JSSDT offers special discounted tickets to the Padres vs. Marlins game for JUMP event, celebrating military relationship between Japan and US. Tuesday, June 14 7:10pm start San Diego Padres vs. Miami Marlins Ticket price : $10 ($21.50 face value!) Space is limited, get your tickets now...more


TOMODACHI/ NAJAS Grassroots Exchange
Japan Update Series
Business Speaker Series
National Forum Series
KKC Fellowship

US-Japan Future Forum


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Edo Japan, a virtual tour Edo Japan, a virtual tour: Explore life during the Edo period


CIE John Manjiro-Whitfield Commemorative Center for International Exchange (U.S.)


Aflac Japan
Astellas US
Hitachi, Ltd.
ITOCHU International Inc.
Eli Lilly and Company
Marubeni America Corporation
Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas)
Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc.
Sumitomo Corporation of Americas
Toray Industries, Inc.


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