With the spread of COVID-19 in spring 2020, we have moved many programs and content to an online platform. Please enjoy the programming below and this page will continue to be updated regularly. Please contact email@example.com if you have questions. The content below is listed chronologically with the most recent at the top.
Culture and social presentations
Japanese Business Etiquette with Clients
Part 2 of Japanese Business Etiquette series – do you know where you should sit when you are in a business meeting? Do you know how to exchange your business card properly? What do you do during a business dinner? This week’s video explains all about manners with your clients.
Japanese Business Etiquette in the Office
Businesses are slowly re-opening and some of you may have returned to the office. Let’s find out some unique business etiquette guidelines you see in a typical Japanese setting, and learn a couple of very important phrases you can use at the end of the day!
Starting Soon? Baseball
Many sports fans have been waiting for games to return. It’s not just in the U.S., most of the countries around the world are going through the same thing. But have you heard that MLB Spring Training may start again in June? Although we are not going back to the stadium just yet, let’s talk about sports today and learn about Japanese baseball.
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month – Celebrating Japanese culture in the U.S.
In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, this week Natsuyo will talk about Japanese American history, one of the best-known Japanese dishes, Sushi, and the longest-running Japanese restaurant in the DFW area, Mr. Sushi! Don’t forget take the quiz! Can you guess what type of fish is used by looking at the pictures?
For more information, visit http://jasdfw.org/gen-j-facilitator-natusyo-taniyasu/
BUSINESS AND POLICY WEBINARS
As events take place, we will post webinars on this page. Please see links to upcoming events below and you can always visit our YouTube channel by clicking here
50th Annual Meeting and Members’ Social
Join us to celebrate another outstanding year and for our first-ever virtual annual meeting and members’ social.
The Future of Higher Education in the Era of COVID-19: Lessons from Japan and the United States
In partnership with the OIST Foundation, speakers from the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University, the University of Texas at Dallas, and Southern Methodist University discuss the future of the higher education industry in the era of COVID-19.
Japan Rearmed: The Politics of Military Power
In partnership with the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth. The Council on Foreign Relations’ Sheila Smith discusses the U.S.-Japan security alliance and regional implications for East Asia.
Japan’s Changing Consumer in the Age of Reiwa and COVID-19
Dominic Carter, President and CEO, The Carter Group, talks about the changing consumer and consumer practices in Japan in the Age of Reiwa and COVID-19.