"Empowering Women in the U.S. and Japan" Panel Discussion (JASSW Event)

On September 19 (Thurs.), a panel discussion titled “Empowering Women in the U.S. and Japan,” part of the Women in Leadership series, was held by the Japan-America Society of the State of Washington. Panelists Washington State Representative Sharon Tomiko Santos; Ms. Denise Moriguchi, Uwajimaya, Inc., CEO; Ms. Sara Sandford, Owner of Garvey Schubert Barer; and Consul General Yoichiro Yamada discussed the subject with keen interest.

This event is an official part of “WAW! 2017” (World Assembly for Women) that was established in order to advance women’s empowerment; Japan-America Society’s event served as an opportunity to disseminate Japan’s efforts here.