Roundtable Webinar Co-Hosted with the Global Business Alliance (GBA)

On June 23, Keidanren USA co-hosted a roundtable Webinar with the Global Business Alliance (formerly the Organization for International Investment, OFII) on “The Current U.S. Policy Environment for Japanese Companies.” Mr. Kevin Klein from GBA and Mr. Justin McCarthy from the law firm of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld discussed current U.S. policy issues (…)

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Remote discussion with Mr. Kyle Sullivan from the Crumpton Group

On April 29, Keidanren USA hosted a remote discussion with Mr. Kyle Sullivan from the Crumpton Group to discuss China’s economic recovery through the COVID crisis and how that could affect your companies. In China, government officials have signaled victory over the virus while state media has been releasing data about work resumption rates to (…)

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.                          

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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.  

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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.

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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.

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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

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