Posts made in August, 2015

Sushi Social (Sushal) — Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Posted by on Aug 14, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

Sushi Social (Sushal) — Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

The JASM Young Professionals Group will be sponsoring the Sushi Social (or as we like to call it, the “Sushal”) again this year on Wednesday, September 23rd. As an event, the Sushi Social functions as a fun, informal networking session that brings JASM members and non-members together to share their stories and experiences, as well as being able to connect professionally. Origami Uptown will be serving appetizers and sushi. Bring your business cards, stories, and an appetite to the event! We hope that you will be able to join and enjoy both the sushi and the opportunity to network. JASM is pleased to have the Origami Uptown as the host of this year’s...

Read More

Japanese Language Proficiency Test (12/6)

Posted by on Aug 11, 2015 in Local Japan Related Events | 0 comments

Overview The Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) is an internationally accredited language examination that is offered in five different levels, designed to measure a person’s Japanese-language skills. Eligibility Anyone may register for the JLPT; however, in principle, applicants should be non-native speakers of Japanese. Test Date: Sunday, December 6, 2015 Test Sites: The JLPT will be held in 15 cities across the Unites States. For more information about test sites, please visit www.aatj.org/jlpt-us. Registration Period: August 24 — September 25, 2015. Online registration will open at 9:00 AM on August 24, and close at 9:00 PM on September 25, 2015...

Read More

Walk in U.S., Talk on Japan: Ambassador Mitsuo Sakaba visits MN

Posted by on Aug 6, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

Walk in U.S., Talk on Japan: Ambassador Mitsuo Sakaba visits MN

A group of individuals who have consistently made efforts to convey the strengths and appeal of Japan has been dispatched to the US. The members are drawn from a variety of backgrounds, including a former ambassador, a trading company employee, a female entrepreneur, and a student. The group will meet and hold discussions with the Japan America Society of Minnesota, providing an opportunity for an honest exchange of opinions on relations with Japan.  Please sign up through paypal below.   These events are RSVP only. If you would like to make reservation/payment over the phone, or other method,  please give us a call at 612-627-9357 or email us at...

Read More

Invitation to Meet the Companies of the Saitama Prefecture

Posted by on Aug 6, 2015 in Local Japan Related Events | 0 comments

On September 2nd and 3rd, a number of companies with specific expertise in the Medical  Device industry will be showcasing their technologies at a two day meeting at University  Enterprise Laboratories in St. Paul.  In addition, there will be a seminar for all those interested in doing Life Science business in Japan, and/or the US, followed by a mix and mingle cocktail  party. Location: *University Enterprise Laboratories* Ewald Conference Room 1000 Westgate Drive, St. Paul, Minnesota 55114 *Schedule: * *September 2nd (Starting at 9:30 am)* – Introduction by Takamasa Osako – Saitama Industrial Corporation – “Doing Business with...

Read More

August Newsletter 2015

Posted by on Aug 4, 2015 in Newsletter/Tsushin | 0 comments

Please click to download the PDF from here.

Read More