On July 26, Lecture in Commemoration of the Visit of Jakarta Governor-Elect

On July 26, Lecture in Commemoration of the Visit of Jakarta Governor-Elect
(On July.26,2017)

The Sasakawa Peace Foundation is pleased to invite you to a public lecture by Jakarta governor-elect Dr. Anies Baswedan. The foundation has been enhancing mutual understanding and strengthening collaboration between Japan and Asian countries through inviting Asian opinion leaders to Japan and engaging them in dialogue with Japanese policy makers, scholars and business leaders.

On July 26, 2017, the Sasakawa Peace Foundation will organize a public lecture by Dr. Anies Baswedan, Jakarta governor-elect. He is a distinguished political scientist, and was appointed to the rector of Paramadia University in 2007 as the youngest rector in Indonesia at the age of 38. He served as the Minister of Education and Culture of Indonesia from 2014 to 2016 under the Joko Widodo administration. His future success as the governor of Jakarta is now greatly anticipated.

This public lecture will be a great opportunity to listen to Dr. Anies Baswedan about ways in which Jakarta is expected to change under his leadership and new prospects for partnerships between Tokyo and Jakarta as well as between Japan and Indonesia. As a commentator we will welcome Dr. Yuri Sato, the Executive President of the Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization.
We look forward to welcoming all of you at this seminar.

Date & Time
17:00~18:30 (Doors Open at 16:30), JULY 26 (WED), 2017

The Sasakawa Peace Foundation Bldg.
1-15-16 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-8524,Japan(MAP
International Conference Hall, 11th Fl.

The Sasakawa Peace Foundation
On July 26, Lecture in Commemoration of the Visit of Jakarta Governor-Elect
16:30- Registration

Opening Remarks:
Mr. Nobuo Tanaka
(Chairman, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation)

Dr. Anies Rasyid Baswedan

Dr. Yuri Sato
(Exective Vice President, IDE-JETRO)
Dr, Bambang Widjojanto
(Former Deputy Chief, Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission)

18:00-18:30 Q&A
18:30 Closing
Admission free, English/Japanese with simultaneous interpretation
Please register from SPF website by 17:00 Tuesday, 25 July, 2017. Please note that registration will close as soon as the number of participants reaches the maximum. The registration remains open until the Foundation announces that the registration is full.
Personal information provided at the time of registration will be used for the purpose of notifying registrants about future seminars and lectures hosted by the Sasakawa Peace Foundation.
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The Sasakawa Peace Foundation
Akiko Horiba and Mariko Hayashi
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