Joint Webinar

“Japan-Singapore Partnership in Regional Cooperation”


January 26 (Wed), 2022

10:00-12:00 am (JST)

09:00-11:00 am (SGT)

Format: Online(Zoom)
Keynote Speeches:

H.E. Mr. Yoshimasa Hayashi, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Japan

H.E. Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Singapore

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JIIA Webinar
[The 4th Japan-India Indo-Pacific Forum (Japan-India Track 1.5 Dialogue)]

Open Session: “Enhancing Japan-India cooperation for FOIP and role of the Quad”

Date/Time: Tuesday, December 21, 2021,
5:15pm - 6:45pm (JST) (tentative)
1:45pm – 3:15pm (IST) (tentative)
Venue:Online via Zoom
Amb. SASAE Kenichiro (President, The Japan Institute of International Affairs)
Amb. H.K. SINGH (Director General, Delhi Policy Group (DPG) / Former Ambassador of India to Japan)
Keynote Speeches:
H.E. HAYASHI Yoshimasa (Minister for Foreign Affairs, Japan)
H.E. Dr. S. JAISHANKAR (Minister of External Affairs, India)
Language: English (with / Japanese simultaneous translation)
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The 3rd Tokyo Global Dialogue
“Contested Values, Technologies and Oceans: Intensifying US-China Competition and International Response”

March 2-3, 2022 (Online event)

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JIIA Webinar

The Second Sino-Japanese War Reassessed

【Date/Time】 Friday, December 17, 10:00-12:30 (Tokyo time)


・Professor Shin Kawashima (The University of Tokyo)


・Dr. Huang Tzu-chin

 (Research fellow, Institute of Modern History,
  Academia Sinica, Taiwan)

・Dr. Sumio Hatano

 (Director-General, Japan Center for Asian Historical Records)


・Professor Nobu Iwatani (Hokkaido University)

・Professor Yasuo Mori (Doshisha University)


(simultaneous interpretation into English and Chinese
 will be provided)

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JIIA Webinar

The political impact of European military presence in the Indo-Pacific

Date/Time 8th November 2021,
17:00-18:30 (JST) = 9:00-10:30 (CET)
Venue Online via Zoom
Chair Prof. Ken Endo (Hokkaido University/JIIA)
Speaker Dr. Antoine Bondaz (FRS)
  Dr. phil. Alexandra Sakaki (SWP)
    Ms. Cleo Paskal (Chatham House)
Discussant   Prof. Michito Tsuruoka (Keio University)
Language English (with Japanese Simultaneous Interpretation)

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The Essence of the Takeshima Island Issue and Flaws with the Korean Arguments About Takeshima

Dr. Masao Shimojo, professor emeritus at Takushoku University and a visiting professor at the University of Shimane, based on his long years of research on the subject, discussed the flaws in the Korean arguments that use old maps and archival materials to claim Korean sovereignty over Takeshima.

Date and time: November 2, 2021, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tokyo time

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    Greeting from Hirofumi Tosaki, New Director of the Center for Disarmament, Science and Technology, The Japan Institute of International Affairs

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