For US: Wednesday, February 1st, 2023 4:00 pm PST

For Japan: Thursday, February 2nd, 2023 9:00 am JST

Join us for a conversation with Ken Shibusawa, the great-grandson of the famous Eiichi Shibusawa, and other knowledgeable speakers to discuss the future of Japan’s economic policies and prospects!


Ken Shibusawa – Great-grandson of Eiichi Shibusawa, who is known as the father of Japanese capitalism.

Noriyuki Shikata – Cabinet Secretary for Public Affairs under Prime Minister Fumio Kishida

Marie Anchordoguy – Professor & Chair of the Japan Studies Program, University of Washington

Richard Katz – Senior Fellow at the Carnegie Council for Ethics In International Affairs

Co-Hosted by the Consulate-General of Japan in Seattle


List of Our Past Interns

Chihiro MatsuoJune 29, 2022 ~ September 2, 2022
Moena YamakawaJune 29, 2022 ~ August 19, 2022
Jiwoo JungApril 4, 2022 ~ July 31, 2022
Satoshi MikiJune 2022