Posts made in September, 2015

The 18th Annual Mondale Award and Scholarship Gala

Posted by on Sep 24, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

The 18th Annual Mondale Award and Scholarship Gala

The Japan America Society of Minnesota is happy to announce the 18th Annual Mondale Award and Scholarship Gala on Saturday, November 14th, 2015. This year the Keynote Speaker will be Mark Dayton, the Governor of Minnesota. Proceeds from this fundraising event will enable JASM to continue to offer fascinating social and educational programs that promote cultural exchange between Minnesota and Japan, including the merit-based Mondale Scholarship. Program Highlights Highlights include: Keynote Speaker Mark Dayton, the Governor of Minnesota Presentation by Ambassador Walter Mondale of the Mondale Award for Japan – Minnesota Partnership. The Mondale Scholarship will be...

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Violist Nobuko Imai performs at Chamber Music Society of Minnesota

Posted by on Sep 22, 2015 in Local Japan Related Events | 0 comments

Date: Sunday, October 11, 2015 – 4pm Location: Sundin Music Hall 1531 Hewitt Ave St Paul, 55104   Click here to purchase...

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Japan Still Matters : NAJAS/KKC Business Speaker Series

Posted by on Sep 15, 2015 in Events, General | 0 comments

Japan Still Matters : NAJAS/KKC Business Speaker Series

Japan Still Matters NAJAS/KKC Business Speaker Series Wednesday October 7th, 2015  Enhance your understanding of the Japanese market with the Business Speaker Series, a business forum featuring two speakers: one from Toray Industries (America) Inc. and the other from the National Association of Japan-America Societies (NAJAS). Increasingly, there is interest in China and Southeast Asia as desirable markets for Minnesota goods and services. Japan for many years was the 3rd largest trading partner of Minnesota. Within the last 5 years, Japan has been overtaken by China and most recently by Mexico and is now the 4th largest trading partner for Minnesota. Yet, Minnesota is...

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Career Day Saturday, October 17th, 2015

Posted by on Sep 2, 2015 in Events, General | 0 comments

Career Day Saturday, October 17th, 2015

Career Day Saturday, October 17th, 2015 Guest Speakers, Break-out discussions, and workshops on career options for students and young professionals with an interest in or experience with Japanese language and culture.   Keynote Speaker: Sayli Khadilkar, Former Project Management Coordinator at Toyota Sayli Khadilkar is a Project Management Coordinator with Japanese language expertise. Ms. Khadilkar has over 14 years’ experience working with Japanese firms, most recently with Toyota Boshoku, a Toyota parts manufacturer in Indiana; doing interpretation, translation and project management.  She will talk about learning the Japanese language, living in Japan and...

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September Newsletter 2015

Posted by on Sep 1, 2015 in Newsletter/Tsushin | 0 comments

Please click to download the PDF from here.

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