Japan’s Ambassador Koji Tomita | Global Town Hall

November 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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The Tennessee World Affairs Council

in association with

Belmont University Center for International Business, the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, the Japan-America Society of Tennessee and Sister Cities of Nashville

GLOBAL TOWN HALL

H.E. Koji Tomita
Ambassador of Japan to the United States

November 2, 2021
Registration/Networking: 5:30pm CT
Program: 6:00-7:00pm CT

In Person

Belmont University
Janet Ayers Academic Center Fourth Floor Conference Space C
1803 15th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212

Join us for this special presentation by the World Affairs Council. Ambassador Koji Tomita is a seasoned diplomat — 30 years in Japan’s foreign service — and he will talk about the U.S.-Japan relationship, economic developments, strategic challenges and much, much more.

Don’t miss this chance to hear his insights and perspectives and pose your questions to the Ambassador.

COVID Protection Measures

Vaccination OR negative Covid test within 72 hours. Distancing among audience seating as feasible. Masks per Belmont policy.

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More About Ambassador Tomita

2021 Present
2019 Ambassador, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Korea
2018 Ambassador, Representative of the Government of Japan for the G20 Summit
2015 Ambassador, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the State of Israel
2013 Director-General, North American Affairs Bureau
2012 Minister Plenipotentiary and Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Japan in Washington, DC
2012 Minister for Political Affairs, Embassy of Japan in Washington, DC
2009 Deputy Director-General (North American Affairs Bureau and Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau)
2006 Minister (Head of Political Section), Embassy of Japan, UK
2004 Minister (Head of Political Section), Embassy of Japan, Seoul
2003 Director, Policy Coordination Division, Foreign Policy Bureau
2001 Director, National Security Policy Division, Foreign Policy Bureau
1999 Director, Second International Organizations (OECD) Division, Economic Affairs Bureau
1997 Counsellor, Permanent Delegation of Japan to OECD, Paris
1981 Joined Ministry of Foreign Affairs

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We invite businesses, organizations and individuals to sponsor the programs being offered in support of Ambassador Tomita’s visit, including the luncheon and Global Town Hall. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities including the small group dinner honoring the Ambassador.

For information about sponsoring contact Patrick Ryan, TNWAC President @ 931-261-2353, pat@tnwac.org

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Details

Date:
November 2
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Venue

Belmont University Janet Ayers Academic Center Fourth Floor Conference Space C
1803 15th Ave S,
Nashville, TN 37212 United States
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