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Japan-Texas Business Forum

Thursday, November 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Learn the characteristics, future, and role of Japanese companies in the Texas economy. This forum will feature The Honorable Tetsuro Amano, Consul-General of Japan in Houston, and other distinguished speakers.



The Honorable Tetsuro Amano
Consul-General of Japan in Houston

John P. Bowers
Vice President Co-Brand Partnerships, American Airlines
President, Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth

Charles Cochran
Partner, PwC Japan Advisory Services

Junji Kurokawa
Chief Executive Director, Japan External Trade Organization, Houston

Shinji Miyake
Professor of Economics, Seinan Gakuin University

Shinsuke Takahashi
President and CEO, NEC Corporation of America

Julia Wada
Group Vice President for Strategy, Human Resources, Diversity & Inclusion
and Business Technology Services, Toyota Financial Services


Sponsored by the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures, College of Arts and Sciences and the McBride Center for International Business, Hankamar School of Business, Baylor University. Co-sponsored by the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth and the Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth.


Thursday, November 16, 2017
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Baylor University


Baylor University, McClinton Auditorium
1301 S. University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76706
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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.