Briefing on Global Economic Prospects by Dr. Kawamoto with the World Bank

On February 18, Keidanren USA hosted Dr. Atsushi Kawamoto, Senior Economist, Prospects Group at The World Bank. Dr. Kawamoto briefed keidanren member companies on newly released Global Economic Prospects report, followed by Q&A session. You can find Global Economic Prospects report by visiting World Bank’s website here. In Japanese please click HERE

Read More >

Roundtable Discussion with Barnes & Thornburg LLP

On February 12, Keidanren USA hosted a roundtable Discussion with Barnes & Thornburg LLP. Mr. David Spooner and Ms. Linda Weinberg from the firm gave a presentation titled “Trade Policy Session: What to Expect in 2020”, followed by a Q & A session.

Read More >

Roundtable Discussion with the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development

On December 11, 2019, Keidanren USA hosted a roundtable discussion with Ms. Masami Izumida Tyson, Global Director of FDI and Trade with the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development.

Read More >

Roundtable Discussion with the Washington Institute for Business, Government & Society

On December 9, Keidanren USA hosted The Honorable James P. Moore, Founder & CEO of The Washington Institute for Business, Government & Society. Mr. Moore shared his candid thoughts about current developments in these areas with Keidanren members.                          

Read More >

Seminar on California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

On November 6, Keidanren held the seminar on California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) for Keidanren member companies. Messrs. Akihiro Kawashima and Takeshige Sugimoto from S&K Brussels and Mr. Shinpei Ogawa from Internet Initiative Japan explained in details to Keidanren member companies about CCPA.  

Read More >

Roundtable Discussion with JETRO New York

On October 28, Keidanren USA hosted Messrs. Isamu Wakamatsu (Executive Director of Research & Information Services) and Shinichi Isobe (Research Director) at JETRO New York Office. They briefed keidanren member companies on Trump Administration’s trade policy, followed by a discussion with member companies.

Read More >

Roundtable Discussion with Mr. Hiroshi Kubotani of NLI Research Institute

On September 27, Keidanren USA hosted a roundtable discussion with Mr. Hiroshi Kubotani of NLI Research Institute. Mr. Kubotani briefed keidanren member companies on current situation and outlook for the US economy, followed by Q&A session.

Read More >

Roundtable Discussion with Professor Satoru Tezuka

On September 6, Keidanren USA hosted Professor Satoru Tezuka of Keio University for a roundtable discussion. Professor Tezuka gave a presentation titled “Trust Services Current Situation” followed by a discussion with member companies. In Japanese please click HERE

Read More >

Roundtable Discussion with Professor Hiroyuki YAMAGATA and Professor Takeyasu FUJIKI

On September 3, Keidanren USA hosted a roundtable discussion with Professor Hiroyuki YAMAGATA of Rikkyo University and Professor Takeyasu FUJIKI of Wakayama University, during their visit to Washington DC from Japan. In Japanese please click HERE

Read More >

Briefing on the Relationship between Congress and the Trump Administration By K&L Gates LLP

On July 19, Keidanren USA hosted former Rep. Bart Gordon (D-TN) and former Rep. Jeff Denham (R-CA) from the K&L Gates LLP. They discussed the relationship between Congress and the Trump Administration from the viewpoints of both parties, followed by Q&A session.

Read More >