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Strategic Japan: Shaping the Rules Based Order in the Reiwa Era

January 8, 2020 • 2:00 – 4:00 pm EST

Strategic Japan draws on the newest research from Japanese scholars to inform the policy debate in Washington. This year, the CSIS Japan Chair has invited four scholars to examine Japan’s leadership role in international and regional institutions and avenues for U.S.-Japan cooperation in the future.

Agenda

2:00 - 2:05 Opening Remarks
 
Michael J. Green 
Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS; Director of Asian
Studies, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
 
2:05 - 2:55 Panel I: Japan’s Leadership Role in Regional Institutions
 
Tomotaka Shoji
Head, America, Europe, and Russia Division, Regional Studies Department, National Institute for Defense Studies
 
Mie Oba
Professor, Tokyo University of Science
           
Comment 
Amy Searight
Senior Adviser and Director, Southeast Asia Program, CSIS
 
Moderator
Michael J. Green
Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS; Director of Asian Studies, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
 
2:55 - 3:10 Break  
 
3:10 - 4:00 Panel II: Japan’s Leadership Role in Global Institutions
 
Sara Konoe
Professor, Kansai University
 
Miki Honda
Professor, Hosei University
 
Comment
Stephanie Segal
Senior Fellow, Simon Chair in Political Economy, CSIS
 
Moderator
Matthew Goodman
Senior Vice President; Simon Chair in Political Economy and Senior Adviser for Asian Economics, CSIS
 
4:00 Adjourn

This event is made possible by support from the Government of Japan.
Head, America, Europe, and Russia Division, Regional Studies Department, National Institute for Defense Studies
Professor, Tokyo University of Science

Amy Searight