Annual Meeting and Dinner 2014
April 23rd, 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Japan-America Society of the State of Washington Annual Meeting and Dinner.
Keynote speaker: Michael K. Young, President, University of Washington.
5:30pm - 6:00 pm Annual Member Meeting and Board Elections (Members only)
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Reception (Members and Guests)
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Dinner and Program
Keynote speaker: Michael K. Young, President, University of Washington
2014 Thomas S. Foley Award:
The annual Thomas S. Foley Award was created to recognize the person or company that has continuously contributed their efforts and energy toward promoting better understanding of both cultural and economic issues between the people of Washington State and Japan.
This award is named in honor of a great American and Washington Statenative, the honorable Thomas S. Foley, former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives and Ambassador to Japan (1997 – 2001), who worked continuously to improve and foster the relationship between Japan and the United States.