Impact of U.S. Midterm Elections
Speech: Canon Global Studies Institute
October 17, 2014
Great interchange with 100+ attendees at event with The Canon Institute for Global Studies on Impact of the USA Mid-Term Elections. A key focus was how the election outcome would impact prospects for the Trans Pacific Partnership and the U.S. - Japan relationship.
Honoring Congresswomen Karen Makishima
GSPM Alumni Achievement Award
October 16, 2014
Congratulations to The Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) Alumni Achievement Awardee, Japan's Congresswomen Karen Makishima. Many George Washington University alumni turned out to recognize her achievements.
Japan's Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs
Briefing with Yasuhide Nakayama
October 16, 2014
It was an honor to meet with Japan's Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Yasuhide Nakayama to discuss The Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) upcoming program in Tokyo. Together with GSPM alum Akiko Kawai.
Engaging the Public to Win in the Global Marketplace
Speech: Globis University
October 15. 2014
I enjoyed speaking on Navigating Political Frontiers at the Globis University Graduate School of Management forThe Graduate School of Political Management. It was wonderful to join my friend Shinichi Tanaka, President and Senior Partner with Fleishman-Hillard Japan, Inc.
Governor - Bank of Japan
Briefing with Haruhiko Kuroda
October 15, 2014
It was an honor to meet with Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan in preparation for his 2015 visit to Economic Club of Minnesota. I was joined with The Graduate School of Political Management alum Akiko Kawai.