U.S.-Japan Council Webinar to Examine Impact of Coronavirus

Coronavirus: Social and Economic Shifts in the U.S. and Japan

Monday, April 27 from 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.

Webinar Via Zoom

Admission: Free

The U.S.-Japan Council has launched a series of webinars to engage and connect leaders and changemakers in the United States and Japan on various topics related to the coronavirus outbreak. Their next webinar in this series is Coronavirus: Social and Economic Shifts in the U.S. and Japan. It will explore the evolving economic impact of the novel coronavirus in both countries and what it might mean for our two societies and the ties between them.

The panel discussion will feature Kathy Matsui, Vice-Chair of Goldman Sachs Japan and Chair of the USJC (Japan) Board of Councilors; Member of the USJC Board of Councilors Dr. Daniel Okimoto, Co-Chair of the Silicon Valley Japan Platform (SVJP) and Professor Emeritus at Stanford University; and moderator Lori Matsukawa, Council Leader and former news anchor, KING 5 TV.

This webinar is free and open to the public. Please click here to register. If you wish to do so, you can consider offering a tax-deductible donation so that USJC can continue to offer similar free events that promote U.S.-Japan relations.

About the U.S.-Japan Council

The U.S.-Japan Council is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit educational organization that was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Washington, DC, with staff in California, Hawaii and Tokyo. The Council develops and connects global leaders to create a stronger U.S.-Japan relationship. It is an organization whose members believe that people-to-people relationships are a powerful way to bring together leaders in the U.S. and Japan to address and create solutions to mutual concerns.

For more information about USJC, please visit their website.

Links to information on coronavirus:

https://www.who.int/

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html

https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home

https://www1.nyc.gov/

 

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