Community Events

The New Money: Cryptocurrency (What you need to know now!)

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

5:30 – 8:00 PM

One Union Square Board Room

600 University Street, Seattle, WA 98101

Bitcoin, Litecoin, Monero, and Ethereum are estimated to be worth about 100 billion US dollars. What do you need to know about cryptocurrencies like these? Are you missing out? Join the Japan-America Society of the State of Washington and the Japan Business Association of Seattle to learn about cryptocurrency from our experts.

Rahul Sood, CEO & Co-Founder, Unikrn

Noritaka Kobayashi, PhD, CEO & Founder, bajji, Inc.

Mark Mueller-Eberstein, Author, The Trust Technology: How Blockchain is Changing Your World



Beyond Reconciliation: Celebrate Japan-US Alliance and Honor Nisei Veterans

Sunday, September 08, 2019

10:30 AM – 2:00 PM

NVC Memorial Hall 1212 S King Street, Seattle 98144

Admission is free. Space is limited and registration is required.

Join the Nisei Veterans Committee and Japan America Society of the State of Washington to honor Nisei veterans and celebrate the strong ties between Japan and the US and welcome guests from the Japanese Ground Self Defense Forces and Joint Base Lewis McChord. Attendees will be able to take a tour of the NVC Memorial Hall and hear from Nisei veterans. Active and veteran service members are encouraged to attend. Lunch included.

Featured Speaker: Marc Knapper, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Korea and Japan, US Department of State Bureau of East Asian Pacific Affairs