Speaker Program: U.S.-Japan Security Alliance
Wednesday, March 1 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm| Free
U.S.-Japan Security Alliance:
How the Relationship Is Changing Militarily and What We Can Expect
Southern Methodist University
Tower Center Boardroom, Rm. 227, Carr Collins Hall
Free and open to the public
Limited seating; advance registration required
Grant Newsham, senior research fellow at the Japan Forum for Strategic Studies, will speak about the crucial U.S.-Japan security alliance and the challenges the new administration may face in the Asia-Pacific region. Newsham, a retired U.S. Marine colonel, was the first Marine liaison officer to the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force. He lived in Tokyo for twenty years and has served on two occasions as the Marine attaché at the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo.
A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation. Refreshments will be served.