TUJ-Glocom Symposium: China - Opportunity and challenge for the US and Japan

Topic: China As an Opportunity and Challenge to the U.S. and Japan (in English)

Date
Thursday, April 24, 2008
Time
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Venue
GLOCOM Hall in Roppongi, Tokyo (Access)
Speakers
Rene Duignan (Central Bank of Italy)
Robert Dujarric (Temple University, Japan Campus)
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Topic: 'The China Problem' in the Olympic Year (in Japanese)

Date
Friday, April 25, 2008
Time
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Venue
GLOCOM Hall in Roppongi, Tokyo (Access)
Panelists
Seiichiro Takagi (Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University)
Toshihiko Kinoshita (Professor, Waseda University)
Sam Jameson (Freelance Journalist)
Moderator
Takahiro Miyao (Head, Global Communications Platform)
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References

Dr. Rene Duignan works for the Central Bank of Italy in Tokyo. His research focuses on Asia Pacific economies with a particular interest in China, on which he writes monthly economic reports for the European Central Bank. Dr. Duignan has lectured at Aoyama Gakuin University for several years and last year gave an MBA course in Chinese Business and Economics at Nihon Daigaku Graduate School of Business. Dr. Duignan is chair of the Japan in Context (JIC) Study Group and global liaison for the Health Policy Institute Japan. Dr. Duignan is from Ireland and is a graduate of Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin and Aoyama Gakuin University. He has been 11 years living in Tokyo.

Robert Dujarric is Director, Institute of Contemporary Japanese Studies (ICJS) at Temple University, Japan Campus in Tokyo. His major research interests are Japan, Asian security, and US foreign policy. He is a former Council on Foreign Relations (Hitachi) Fellow in Japan and author of several books and articles. He was raised in Paris and New York City and received his AB at Harvard AB and his MBA at Yale.


About ICJS

The Institute of Contemporary Japanese Studies (ICJS) is an organization dedicated to fostering study and research on various topics related to contemporary Japan and Asia.

About ICJS

The ICJS is an organization dedicated to fostering study and research on various topics related to contemporary Japan and Asia.