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Sun & Star Legacy Award Dinner 2018

Thursday, May 10 | 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Omura

Sun & Star Legacy Award Recipient:
The Honorable Hideaki Ohmura
Governor, Aichi Prefecture

Honorary Host
Tetsuo Ogawa
Executive Vice President,
Toyota Motor North America, Inc.

Takahashi

Bridges-to-Friendship Award Recipient:
Shinsuke Takahashi
Chairman of the Board and Head of Government Relations, NEC Corporation of America

 

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Join us as we honor outstanding supporters of the U.S.-Japan relationship. The Honorable Hideaki Ohmura, Governor of the Aichi Prefectural Goverment, will receive the Sun & Star Legacy Award for fostering cooperation and friendship between the two countries, specifically between Aichi Prefecture and the State of Texas. Mr. Shinsuke Takahashi, Chairman of the Board and Head of Government Relations for NEC Corporation of America, will receive the Bridges-to-Friendship Award for his contributions to North Texas-Japan relations as President & CEO at NEC’s Irving headquarters from 2014 to 2018.

The Award Dinner features a cocktail reception, silent auction, and an exclusive Patrons’ Reception for sponsors and dignitaries, followed by dinner and the award program.

 

Tickets

Members $250 |  General Public $275

* Registration for this event is now closed. 

Schedule

6:00 – 7:00 PM | Patrons’ Reception
6:00 – 7:30 PM | Cocktails & Silent Auction
7:30 – 9:30 PM | Dinner & Program

Sponsorships

Platinum $25,000  |  Gold $10,000
Silver $6,000  |  Bronze $4,000

Sponsorship Details Become a Sponsor

Venue

Omni Frisco Hotel
11 Cowboys Way, Frisco TX 75034
* Special Room Rate is available for our guests. Reservations must be made on or before April 26. Click here for online booking or call Omni Reservations at 1-800-THE-OMNI, referring to the Sun & Star Legacy Award Dinner.

Silent Auction – Now Open!

Bidding open through 8:45 PM on Tuesday, May 10 with mobile bidding, you can bid with your smartphone – at the event, from home, or anywhere else.

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Sponsors

Platinum

 

Gold

AA 220x100
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nec-220x100
SMBC220x100

UNISYS220x100

Silver

Axxess
Frisco Economic Development Corporation
Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc.
Gulf States Toyota
KPMG LLP
Mitsui Bussan Logistics Inc.

Bronze

AT&T
Baker Botts L.L.P.
Cruise Housing Corporation
Ernst & Young LLP
Harwood International / The Samurai Collection
Haynes and Boone, LLP
Jones Day
McKinsey & Company
Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation America, Inc.
NTT DATA Services
Richardson Chamber of Commerce
Sanden of America
SMU Tower Center, Sun & Star Japan and East Asia Program
Yamagata Foundation

Details

Date:
Thursday, May 10
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth
Phone:
214-342-2022
Email:
info@jasdfw.org

Venue

Omni Frisco Hotel, The Star Ballroom
11 Cowboys Way
Frisco, TX 75034 United States
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The Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth is a Texas non-profit corporation qualified under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.