Ambassador Roos, House Minority Leader Pelosi,
Ambassaor Fujisaki, Mrs. Inouye
25TH ANNIVERSARYCONFERENCE IN TOKYO, “MOVING FORWARD: JAPAN IN THE WORLD ECONOMY.” 10/21, 1:15-8:00pm, Tokyo, Japan. Sponsor: Center on Japanese Economy and Business. Speakers: Hugh Patrick, Director, Center on Japanese Economy and Business, Columbia Business School; John V. Roos, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, the Embassy of the United States in Japan; Gerald L. Curtis, Burgess Professor of Political Science, Columbia University; Alicia Ogawa, Senior Advisor, Center on Japanese Economy and Business, Columbia Business School; Heizo Takenaka, Professor and Director, Global Security Research Institute, Keio University; David E. Weinstein, Carl S. Shoup Professor of Japanese Economy, Columbia University; Kazuhiko Toyama, CEO and Representative Director, Industrial Growth Platform, Inc.; Kazuo Ueda, Faculty of Economics, The University of Tokyo; Yiping Huang, Professor of Economics, Peking University; Paul Sheard, Global Chief Economist and Head of Economic Research, Nomura Securities Co., Ltd.; Hiroshi Mikitani, Chairman & CEO, Rakuten, Inc.; Bernd Schmitt, Robert D. Calkins Professor of International Business, Columbia Business School.