News & Events

May 6, 2020
The Corona Virus, U.S. Presidential Election and U.S. Japan Relations
The Silicon Valley Japan Platform hosted its first Benkyokai webinar. It discussed the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on the... Read more
April 3, 2019
Adobe’s Chief Product Officer discusses his professional journey
(Palo Alto – April 3, 2019) Scott Belsky, executive, entrepreneur, author, investor, and Adobe’s Chief Product Officer, sat down with Tab... Read more
March 6, 2019
Founder & CEO of Treasure Data discusses founding and running an enterprise
(Palo Alto – March 6, 2019) Hiro Yoshikawa, VP & General Manager, Data Business at Arm and Founder & CEO... Read more
February 5, 2019
The Intersection of Innovation and STEAM Education
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January 9, 2019
Ripple Executive Discusses Blockchain with SVJP
(Palo Alto – January 9, 2019) Emi Yoshikawa, Senior Director of Joint Venture Partnerships at Ripple, sat down with Wayne... Read more
December 5, 2018
JAPAN HOUSE : New Public Diplomacy Initiative
 (Palo Alto – December 5, 2018) Yuko Kaifu, President of JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles, shared how the JAPAN HOUSE helps... Read more
August 8, 2018
Interview: Daniel I. Okimoto Professor Emeritus, Stanford University
Dr Daniel Okimoto was born in 1942. Like others of Japanese ancestry living on the West Coast, the outbreak of... Read more
December 3, 2017
Through Technology, China Works Towards Global Domination
China, a state-led economy, is making full use of structural and policy advantages over market-based economies, like the United States.... Read more
August 8, 2017
2017 Annual Members’ Retreat
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August 5, 2016
Japan Inc. adrift unless it rides the waves of technology
For Japan to generate steady, sustained economic growth, three factor inputs—capital, labor and technology—must be optimally deployed to lift aggregate... Read more