Join UC San Diego faculty to discuss what the outcome of the U.S. election means for U.S.-Japan relations, in terms of politics, business and economy, foreign policy and security, and any potential shifts in the U.S.-Japan military alliance and the power balance in Asia. Panelists will come prepared to each present three scenarios and bring their crystal balls to offer a glimpse into the future.
• Megumi Naoi, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, UC San Diego
• Ellis Krauss, Professor Emeritus, GPS UC San Diego
• Robert L. Thomas, Jr., Vice Admiral U.S. Navy (ret) and Professor of Practice, GPS UC San Diego
• Ulrike Schaede, Professor and Director of the Japan Forum for Innovation and Technology, GPS UC San Diego
This Japan Zoominar @ UC San Diego series brings together new insights, knowledge and opinions on current events in Japan. Experts from around the globe are invited as speakers and contributors, with the goal to create a vibrant exchange and deepen our understanding of Japan’s role in the world. Learn more at jfit.ucsd.edu/zoominar