JAXA & Embassy of Japan New Year’s Event
Friday, January 15, 2021, 11:00-11:45 a.m. (EST)
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and the Embassy of Japan in the United States of America will hold the annual New Year’s event (virtual) “Japan-U.S. Aerospace Cooperation Seminar 2021: The Artemis Generation Is Upon Us.” tomorrow, January 15, from 11:00-11:45 a.m. EST.
Japan and the U.S. have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that formally outlines the cooperation for the Gateway program. To commemorate this historic occasion, our distinguished guest speakers will discuss the future prospects of the Japan-U.S. partnership for space exploration.
During the event also, YAMAKAWA Hiroshi, President of JAXA, will present the latest information on JAXA and its programs, including a look at the FY2021 budget.
Japan-US Aerospace Cooperation Seminar 2021: The Artemis Generation Is Upon Us
- Friday, January 15, 2021, 11:00-11:45 a.m. (EST)
- The event will be streamed online on JAXA’s YouTube channel.
- Access the event from here: https://youtu.be/CiY3lQCP7Oc (No registration required)
- SUGIYAMA Shinsuke J., Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the United States of America
- INOUE Shinji, Minister, Cabinet Office of Japan
- HAGIUDA Koichi, Minister, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan
- Steve JURCZYK, Associate Administrator, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Presentation of JAXA’s program update & 2021 budget:
- YAMAKAWA Hiroshi, President, JAXA
- WAKATA Koichi, Senior Advisor and Astronaut, JAXA
- SHIMASAKI Seiichi, Science Counselor, Embassy of Japan in USA
- ONODA Masami, Director, JAXA Washington D.C. Office
If you have any questions regarding the event, please contact JAXA Washington D.C. Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to your participation.
JAXA Washington D.C. Office