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Sept. 2   Minnesota and Kentucky's NAJAS/KKC Business Speaker Series were

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 America Society of Minnesota
  Japan Still Matters: NAJAS/KKC Business Speaker Series
Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Enhance your understanding of the Japanese market with the Business Speaker Series, a business forum featuring two speakers: one from Toray Industries (America) Inc. and the other from the National Association of Japan-America Societies (NAJAS). Increasingly, there is interest in China and Southeast Asia as desirable markets for Minnesota goods and services. Japan for many years was the 3rd largest trading partner of Minnesota. Within the last 5 years, Japan has been overtaken by China and most recently by Mexico and is now the 4th largest trading partner for Minnesota...more

Japan/America Society of Kentucky
  2015 Fall Day at Keeneland
Friday, October 9, 2015

Come and enjoy thoroughbred racing and lunch and be one of the first to enjoy Keeneland's new Luxury Chalet, built for one year only for the 2015 Breeders' Cup on the Clubhouse Lawn...more

Japan Society, Inc.
  For a New World to Come: Experiments in Japanese Art and Photography, 1968-1979
October 9, 2015 - January 10, 2016

In the wake of the social and political upheaval of the late 1960s, Japanese artists and photographers began crafting a new visual language for an age of uncertainty. Their embrace of camera-based experiments would alter the cultural landscape and lay the foundations for contemporary art in Japan...more

The Japan Society of Boston, Inc.
  Nobuyuki Tsujii Concert in Boston with Longwood Symphony
Sunday, October 25, 2015

The phenomenal Japanese pianist, who is a grand prize winner at 2009 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and blind from birth, has touched the hearts of millions of people worldwide with his prodigious talent, humanitarian spirit, and compelling life-story...more

Japan-America Society of the State of Washington
  Clean Energy Pathways for Japan and the US: Japan Update Series
Wednesday, October 28, 2015

The mix of power sources in Japan changed rapidly after the Tohoku Earthquake of March 2011. The critical events at Fukushima led to a stand-down of Japanese nuclear power generation, which accounted for 30% of Japan's power generation at that time. Since then, Japan has filled the gap with other power sources, increasing its use of fossil fuels...more


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Japan Update Series
Business Speaker Series
National Forum Series
KKC Fellowship

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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.
Prudential Financial
Sumitomo Corporation of Americas
Toray Industries, Inc.
Toshiba America, Inc.


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