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Presentation by the new Ambassador of Japan and SJCC Dinner in Honour of Ambassador Shiraishi

H.E. Kojiro Shiraishi

Ambassador of Japan to Switzerland

Picture: Embassy of Japan
Date
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 17:30 - 21:00
Location
Zunfthaus zur Saffran
Limmatquai 54
8001 Zurich
Switzerland
Speaker
  • H.E. Kojiro SHIRAISHI Ambassador of Japan to Switzerland
Organisation
  • SJCC Swiss-Japanese Chamber of Commerce
Fee

SJCC Members: CHF 80.-
Non-Members: CHF 100.-

Fee per person to be paid in cash or by card at the event. Full no-show charge unless registration is canceled until 11 November 2020

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Presentation by the new Ambassador of Japan and SJCC Dinner in Honour of Ambassador Shiraishi

Our guest speaker, Ambassador Shiraishi, will address members and guests of the SJCC with a keynote speech.

Since the 24 October 2019, Ambassador Shiraishi is representing Japan’s interest in Switzerland.

5:30 pm: Registration / Welcome Aperitif
6:15 pm: Presentation by H.E. Kojiro Shiraishi
7:00 pm: Three-Course Dinner

About the Guest Speaker:

Mr. Shiraishi sat on the nine-member expert panel that helped choose Reiwa as Japan’s new era name in his function as head of the Japan Newspaper Publishers and Editors Association. He originally comes from Toyama Prefecture in the Chūbu region. After studying at the University of Kyoto, he made a career as a political journalist with the Yomiuri Shimbun.