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Japan-U.S. Aerospace Cooperation Seminar 2021: The Artemis Generation Is Upon Us
Friday, January 15 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 amFree
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.”
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
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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)
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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