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The Japan Zoominar @ UC San Diego brings together new insights, knowledge and opinions on current events in Japan. Experts from around the globe are invited as speakers and contributors, with the goal to create a vibrant exchange and deepen our understanding of Japan’s role in the world.

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Women in Japanese Science, Business, and Politics
Nov. 30, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. PST | Register
Professional women are notoriously underrepresented not only in science and technology and university positions, but even more so in senior business positions and politics in Japan. Join Dr. Yuko Harayama, formerly a member of the Cabinet Office Council for Science, Technology and Innovation and one of the leading women in Japanese science and technology for a discussion of the challenges and opportunities for women in Japan right now, why politics seems so impenetrable, and how business can change toward more diversity and inclusion.