This year’s event will bring together experts from Australia, Japan and the region to provide insights into Japan’s social, political and economic challenges and opportunities beyond COVID-19.
Confirmed speakers include Professor Sawako Shirahase, Senior Vice-Rector at United Nations University and Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, 30th Governor of the Bank of Japan.
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The ANU Australia Japan Research Centre and Japan Institute are proud to host the 2021 annual Japan Update conference on Wednesday 8 September.
The Japan Update 2021 will be delivered in a hybrid format, with the option to participate through zoom or in-person.
Find more details and a registration link.
East Asia Forum Quarterly, ‘Japan’s Choices’: https://press.anu.edu.au/publications/journals/east-asia-forum-quarterly...
Keynote speech by Yoko Kamikawa, MP: https://ajrc.crawford.anu.edu.au/department-news/15098/hon-yoko-kamikawa...
East Asia Forum Quarterly: Japan’s Leadership Moment: https://press-files.anu.edu.au/downloads/press/n5934/pdf/book.pdf
East Asia Forum Quarterly: Peak Japan: http://press-files.anu.edu.au/downloads/press/n4511/pdf/book.pdf?referer...
Speech by Dr Amy King - What role will Japan play in a changing global system?: https://ajrc.crawford.anu.edu.au/department-news/11359/japan-update-2017...
Keynote speech by Julie Bishop, MP: https://ajrc.crawford.anu.edu.au/department-news/11348/japan-update-2017...
Dinner address by Jim Chalmers, MP: https://ajrc.crawford.anu.edu.au/department-news/11354/japan-update-2017...
East Asia Forum Quarterly: Japan repositions: http://press-files.anu.edu.au/downloads/press/n3861/pdf/book.pdf?referer...
o Welcome and opening remarks: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygj0aPU5xCk
o Japan’s security and foreign policy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MsH-5H_jPhY
o New economic challenges: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7HvwuZVv_14
o Will ‘Womenomics’ work: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AwdRHCx31ng
o Keynote speech by Emeritus Professor Gerald Curtis: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IrMIiq3V2Hg
East Asia Forum Quarterly: Reinventing Japan: https://press-files.anu.edu.au/downloads/press/n2133/pdf/book.pdf
o Where to for Abenomics: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QLClitRwnH4
o Soft power and cultural diplomacy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f3H9_9Q1RAE
o Japan and its neighbours: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JgwRwOWyR0Y
East Asia Forum Quarterly: Japan-China relations: https://press-files.anu.edu.au/downloads/press/p327231/pdf/book.pdf
o Political Keynote (Brett Mason): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BxWWtUaMgzs
o Will Abenomics work? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncX8el5U7QE
o Japan’s political risks: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q8oCVrH241E
o Repositioning the Australia-Japan relationship + Concluding address: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KDK0bu5m2Gc
East Asia Forum Quarterly: A Japan that can say ‘yes’: https://press-files.anu.edu.au/downloads/press/p292231/pdf/book.pdf