JASO Programs & Events

Weds January 15, 6-9pm Shinnenkai at EcoTrust, 721 NW 9th Ave, Portland. Photos here.

January – March, Winter Term, Japanese Language Classes for Business Purposes

Weds February 19, 11:15am-1:30pm Women in Leadership: Breaking Barriers, Hilton downtown Portland, 925 SW 6th Ave. Photos here.

Sat February 22, 9am-5pm Pacific Northwest Japan Bowl at Clark College, Vancouver WA. Photos here.

Thurs March 5th, 6-8pm GOLD MEMBERS & ABOVE ONLY Cross-Cultural Workshop for Japanese employees in the US.

ONLINE – Thurs April 23rd, 6-8pm GOLD MEMBERS & ABOVE ONLY Cross-cultural Workshop for US employees at Japanese companies in the US.

ONLINE – Fri May 1st, 12-1pm, Business Speaker Series – How the US & Japanese Governments Have Responded to the Covid-19 Crisis: An Economic Overview

ONLINE – Sat May 30th, JASO NEXT Happy Hour (Young Pro Group)

ONLINE – Tues June 2nd, 12 noon, Member Spotlight with Sora Shodo on Facebook Live. Video here.

ONLINE – Fri June 12th, 8-9:30pm, Virtual Netflix Party

ONLINE – Tues June 16th, 8-9am, JASO New Member Orientation.

ONLINE – Wednesday July 1, 3-4:30pm, Business Speaker Series – Columbia Sportswear and the Global Pandemic: How One Company is Weathering the Storm, with Tim Boyle, Chair, President & CEO.

ONLINE – Saturday July 18th, 6-8pm, Virtual Beer Garden

ONLINE – Tuesday July 21st, 4-5:30pm, Business Speaker Series – A Fireside Chat with Junki Yoshida.

CANCELLED – Fri August 28th – Golf Tournament & Friendship Cup

TENTATIVE – Mon November 2nd, Annual Dinner, Hilton downtown Portland

Community Calendar

Sun Jan 26th, Mochitsuki, Japan Festival at PSU. 11am-4pm.

Thurs Feb 6th, Postwar Japan: A Pre-Postmortum with Carol Glick at PSU center for Japanese Studies, from 6pm. Free. SMSU 327

Feb 25, The Future of Japan: The Imperial House into Changing Definitions of What it Means to be Japanese with Ken Ruoff at PSU Center for japanese Studies, from 6pm. Free. SMSU 327

May 19, ONLINE – The World Economy & Market Outlook, Tohru Sasaki, JPMorgan Tokyo. Free. To register shoko.a.glover@jpmorgan.com.

June 3, 10, 18, 25 ONLINE – What’s Next for Innovation? Speaker Series by JETRO San Francisco. Details and registration .