What is JYPG?

Do you want to meet people who share similar interests in Japan, Japanese culture, and doing business related to Japan? Are you interested in networking with others who are a part of the Japan-America community?

Then JYPG is the group for you! We hold quarterly events that bring people together to have fun while networking and making new contacts. It’s a great way to expand your business connections, find new opportunities and make new friends. Membership is open to everyone. Japan-America Society members receive discounts to all JYPG events.


Our Mission

To nurture the new generation of U.S.-Japan business leaders and Japan-America Society members. We do this by creating a social network of our Board members, corporate members, and young professionals in Washington State who share a common interest in Japanese business and culture. 


Connect with JYPG

Become a Fan on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter @JapanYoungPros

Join our group on LinkedIn


Plan with JYPG!

JYPG has a core group of individuals that plan all of our events. We hold monthly meetings at the Japan-America Society’s offices and annual elections for all our officer positions. All those interested in JYPG and discussing event ideas are encouraged to participate! So if you would like to attend a JYPG Committee Meeting, please feel free to join us!

If you plan on attending you can verify the location/time with us via email at elee@jassw.org.


Your JYPG Planning Committee 

2017 President: To be announced

Past President: Christopher Cummins

Contact Us!

To learn more about JYPG, please contact us at elee@jassw.org or call the Japan-America Society of the State of Washington office at 206-374-0180.

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