PAST SPEAKERS (2005 - 2019)

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Abe, Shinzo | Chief Cabinet Secretary, Cabinet Office, Government of Japan, JP (2006)
Adachi, Seiji | Senior Economist, Deutsche Securities, JP (2010)
Agawa, Naoyuki | Professor of Policy Management, Graduate School of Media and Governance, Keio University, JP (2006)
Ahmadjian, Christina L. | Professor, Graduate School of Business Administration, Hitotsubashi University, US (2019)
Akahoshi, Yasushi | President, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), JP (2016, 2017, 2018)
Akamatsu, Ken | Chairman and Representative Director, Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings Ltd. (2018)
Akazawa, Yohei | President, Systec Akazawa Co., JP (2008)
Akita, Hiroyuki | Commentator, Nikkei Inc., JP (2017, 2018)
Alexander, Lewis | Chief Economist, Citigroup Limited, US (2008)
Amari, Akira | Former Minister of Economy and Trade and Industry, Member, House of Representatives, JP (2014, 2018, 2019)
Ando, Munetomo | Associate Professor, University Research Center, Nihon University, JP (2017)
Ando, Yasushi | Chairman & CEO, New Horizon Capital Co., Ltd., JP (2016, 2017)
Aoki, Teruaki | President, Sony University, Sony Corporation, JP (2012)
Aoshima, Yaichi | Professor, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University, JP (2015)
Aramaki, Koichiro | Executive Adviser, Kirin Holdings Co., Ltd. & Vice Chairman, Japan Association of Corporate Directors, JP (2010)
Artus, Patrick | Global Chief Economist, Member of the Executive Committee, Natixis, FR (2016)
Asada, Teruo | Chairman of the Board, Marubeni Corporation, JP (2018)
Asao, Keiichiro | Member, House of Representatives, Your Party, JP (2006, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2017)
Atkinson, David | President, Konishi Decorative Arts & Crafts Co., Ltd. UK (2019)
Avril, Philippe | CEO and Representative Director, BNP Paribas Securities (Japan) Limited, Chief Country Officer, BNP Paribas, Tokyo Branch, JP (2015)
Bando, Mariko | Vice President, Showa Women’s University, JP (2005, 2018)
Best, Eric | Founder and President, Best Partners, US (2007)
Bremmer, Ian | President, Eurasia Group, US (2006)
Calder, Kent E. | Director, Edwin O. Reischauer Center for East Asian Studies; Director of Japan Studies, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), US (2006, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2015)
Callon, Scott | Partner & CEO, Ichigo Asset Management, Ltd., JP (2012)
Chino, Mitsuru Claire | Executive Officer and General Manager, Itochu Corporation, JP (2014)
Chinoy, Sujan R. | Embassy of India, Ambassador of India to Japan, JP (2017)
Cho, Dong-Sung | President, Incheon National University (INU), KR (2018)
Choi, Jong Kun | Associate Professor, Department of Political Science & International Studies, Yonsei University, KR (2016)
Choi, Woosuk Kenneth | Editor Future Planning Desk, The Chosun Daily Newspaper, KR (2013, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Chung, Ok-Nim | Professor, Division of International Studies, Sunmoon University, KR (2007)
Curtis, Gerald | Burgess Professor of Political Science, Columbia University, US (2005)
Delgorge, Duco B. | Founder & President, MIE PROJECT Co., Ltd.; Chairman, European Business Council in Japan (EBC), JP (2013)
Delury, John | Assistant Professor, East Asian Studies, Graduate School of International Studies, Yonsei University, Senior Fellow, Asia Society Center on US-China relations, US (2019)
Demers, Jacques | Chairman & Managing Partner, Agawa Partners Inc., CA (2017)
Depus, Laurent | President & Representative Director, Natixis Japan Securities Co., Ltd., JP (2015)
Desvaux, Georges | Managing Partner, McKinsey & Company, JP (2011, 2012, 2015)
DeWit, Andrew | Professor, College of Economics and Economics graduate course, Rikkyo University and an Asia-Pacific Journal Coordinator, JP (2011)
Doi, Kanae | Japan Director, Human Rights Watch, JP (2014)
Doi, Takero | Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Keio University, JP (2008)
Duan, Yuezhong | Chief Editor of the Duan Press, Journalist, JP (2012)
Dujarric, Robert | Director, Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies, Temple University Japan Campus, JP (2014, 2017)
Eidlin, Michael | Founder, CEO, Happy Hour, JP (2018)
Emmott, Bill | Independent Writer and Consultant, GB (2008)
Endo, Shigeru | CEO, Hutchison Whampoa Japan, Ltd., JP (2012, 2014)
Enkyo, Soichi | Professor, College of International Relations, Nihon University, JP (2011)
Fan, Gang | Chairman, China Reform Foundation; Director, National Economic Research Institute, CN (2006)
Feldman, Robert A. | Senior Advisor, Morgan Stanley MUFG Securities Co., Ltd., JP (2005, 2007-2019)
Fink, Naomi | CEO & Founder, Europacifica Consulting, US (2014)
Fujii, Akio | Senior Editorial Writer, Nikkei Inc., JP (2018, 2019)
Fujii, Hirohisa | Former Minister of Finance, Member, House of Representatives, Chairman, Research Commission of the Tax System, DPJ, JP (2011)
Fujimori, Yoshiaki | President & CEO, LIXIL Group Corporation, JP (2013)
Fujimoto, Takahiro | Professor, University of Tokyo, JP (2005)
Fujisaki, Ichiro | Distinguished Professor and Chairman for International Strategies of Sophia University, President, Nakasone Yasuhiro Peace Institute, JP (2018) Former Ambassador to the United States JP (2018)
Fujita, Tsutomu | Japanese Equity Strategist, Research Managing Director, Nikko Citigroup Limited, JP (2006, 2007)
Fujiwara, Kiichi | Director, Security Studies, Policy Alternatives Research Center and Professor of International Politics, University of Tokyo, JP (2014)
Fukao, Mitsuhiro | Professor, Musashino University Dept. of Economics, JP (2006, 2010, 2016, 2018, 2019)
Fukuhara, Makoto | Partner and Executive Vice President, Ichigo Asset Management, Ltd., JP (2011, 2012)
Fukuhara, Masahiro | CEO and Founder, Institution for a Global Society (IGS), JP (2018)
Fukushima, Glen S. | Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress, JP (2017-2019)
Furukawa, Motohisa | Member, House of Representatives, DPJ; Former Minister for National Policy, Minister of State for Economic and Fiscal Policy, Minister of State for Science and Technology Policy, Minister for Space Policy, JP (2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)
Gao, Victor Zhikai | Director, China National Association of International Studies, CN (2019)
Garcia Herrero, Alicia | Chief Economist, Natixis Asia Pacific, Hong Kong (2018)
Georgi, Richard E. | Managing Partner, Grove International Partners LLP, JP (2008)
Glosserman, Brad | Executive Director, Pacific Forum CSIS, US (2014, 2017)
Goswami, Omkar | President, The Corporate and Economic Research Group (C.E.R.G.), IN (2007)
Govaers, Kenji | Partner, Bain & Company Japan Inc., JP (2011, 2014, 2015, 2016)
Gyohten, Toyoo | President, Institute for International Monetary Affairs, JP (2009)
Hamaguchi, Michinari | President, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), JP (2018)
Harada, Ryosuke | Senior Editor, Editorial Bureau, Nikkei Inc., JP (2009)
Hasegawa, Junichi | Director & Chief Operating Officer, Preferred Networks, Inc., JP (2016)
Hatakeyama, Yasushi | President & CEO, Lazard Frères K.K. JP (2016)
Hatta, Tatsuo | Visiting Fellow, Gakushuin University, JP (2011)
Hayakawa, Toshiyuki | President & COO, Tokai Tokyo Securities Co., Ltd., JP (2018)
Hayashi, Yasuo | Chairman, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), JP (2007, 2010)
Hayashi, Yoshimasa | Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Member of the House of Councillors, JP (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Henrard, Luc | Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific, Fortis, HK (2008)
Hiranuma, Hikaru | Research Fellow, Project Manager, The Tokyo Foundation, JP (2013)
Hirata, Ikuo | Deputy Chief Editorial Writer, Nihon Keizai Shimbun Inc., JP (2005, 2006)
Hirono, Mitsutoshi | Corporate Vice President, Head of Innovative Business Unit, Global Marketing, Fujitsu Ltd., JP (2014)
Horioka, Charles Yuji | Professor, Institute of Social and Economic Research, Osaka University, JP (2010)
Hyland, Jason P. | Representative Officer and President, MGM Resorts Japan LLC, JP (2018)
Idei, Nobuyuki | Chief Executive Officer, Quantum Leaps Corporation, JP (2006, 2007, 2008)
Iinuma, Jun | Founder, Cogent Labs Inc., JP (2018)
Iio, Jun | Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, JP (2009, 2010)
Iizumi, Hiroshi | President, Tokai Tokyo Research Institute Co., Ltd., JP (2018)
Ikeo, Kazuhito | Professor of Economics, Keio University, JP (2014)
Ikeuchi, Shintaro | Editor, Political News Department, Nikkei Inc., JP (2012)
Ina, Hisayoshi | Editorial Writer, Nihon Keizai Shimbun Inc., JP (2005)
Inaba, Nobuo | Director & CIO, Ricoh Co., Ltd.; President, Ricoh Institute of Sustainability and Business, JP (2013)
Inokuchi, Takeo | Senior Advisor to CEO, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co., Ltd. and Officer, Japan Association of Corporate Directors, JP (2014)
Inoue, Makoto | Director Representative Executive Officer, President & COO, ORIX Corporation, JP (2011)
Inoue, Toshitake | Director, Corporate Accounting and Disclosure Division, Financial Service Agency, JP (2019)
Iokibe, Makoto | Chancellor, Prefectural University of Kumamoto, JP (2015)
Isayama, Gen | CEO & Co-Founder, WiL, LLC (World Innovation Lab), JP (2016)
Ishiba, Shigeru | Member, House of Representatives
Ishida, Tateaki | President & CEO, Tokai Tokyo Financial Holdings, Inc., JP (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019)
Ishihara, Naoko | Editor in Chief ‘Works’ magazine, Recruit Works Institute , JP (2015)
Ishikawa, Ichiro | Senior Managing Editor, Nikkei Inc., JP (2008)
Isozaki, Tetsuya | General Partner, Femto Partners, JP (2018)
Ito, Sadanorio | Director, Human Resources Policy Office, Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, JP (2017)
Itoh, Motoshige | Professor of International Social Sciences, Gakushuin University, JP (2005-2012, 2014-2019)
Iwata, Kazumasa | President, Japan Center for Economic Research, JP (2005, 2006, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Jawhar, Hassan Mohamed | Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Institute for Strategic and International Studies, MY (2005, 2006)
Jetter, Martin | General Manager, IBM Japan, Ltd., JP (2013, 2014)
Kaji, Sahoko | Founding member, FinTEK (Centre for Finance, Technology and Economics at Keio), Professor of economics and Co-ordinator of the Professional Career Programme (PCP), PEARL Academic Director, Keio University, JP (2018)
Kajiwara, Makoto | Columnist, Nikkei Asian Review, Nikkei Inc., JP (2016)
Kamei, Zentaro | Member, House of Representatives, JP (2008, 2009)
Kamikura, Takayuki | Vice Chairman of the Board, The Matsushita Institute of Government and Management, Chairman & CEO, Imagineer Co., Ltd, JP (2011, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Katayama, Satsuki | Parliamentary Secretary for Economy, Trade and Industry, JP (2006)
Kato, Katsunobu | Minister for Promoting Dynamic Engagement of All Citizens, Minister for Working-style Reform, Minister in charge of Women’s Empowerment, Member, House of Representatives, JP (2017)
Kato, Koichi | Member, House of Representatives, JP (2005)
Kato, Yuji | President, The Confederation of Japan Automobile Workers’ Union, JP (2007)
Kato, Yuriko | President, M2 Labo Co., Ltd., JP (2014)
Kawabe, Tetsuya | Senior Managing Director, Haneda Future Research Institute Incorporated, JP (2019)
Kawabuchi, Koichi | Professor, Health Care Economics, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, JP (2010)
Kawahara, Shigeharu | Executive Advisor, KPMG Japan/KPMG FAS, JP (2015, 2017)
Kawai, Masahiro | Dean and CEO, Asian Development Bank Institute, JP (2005, 2011)
Kawamoto, Yuko | Professor, Waseda Graduate School of Business and Finance; Independent Director, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., JP (2009, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Kawamura, Takashi | Director, Hitachi Ltd., JP (2014)
Kerr, Alex | Chairman and Founding Director, Iori Co., JP (2007)
Kihara, Seiji | Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, Member, House of Representatives, LDP, JP (2014)
Kigawa, Makoto | Chairperson, Yamato Group Research Institute, former Chairperson of Yamato Holdings Co., Ltd. JP (2019)
Kikkawa, Takeo | Professor of Management, Graduate School of Innovation Studies, Tokyo University of Science, JP (2016)
Kim, Hae Kyung | Assistant Professor, School of Law, Meiji University, JP (2013)
Kimura, Hiromichi | Chairman, Medical Industry Innovation Institute and Professor, Pharmaco-Business Innovation, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tokyo, JP (2014)
Kindred, Jonathan B. | President & CEO, Morgan Stanley Japan Holdings Co., Ltd., JP (2014, 2017)
Kitagawa, Takuya | Executive Officer, Office Manager of Behavior Insight Strategy Office, Rakuten, Inc., JP (2014, 2016)
Kitano, Hiroaki | President & CEO, Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc., JP (2017)
Kitaoka, Shinichi | Professor, The Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, University of Tokyo, JP (2007)
Kiuchi, Hirokazu | President, Wagoen, JP (2014)
Kiuchi, Takahide | Financial & Economic Research Center Chief Economist, Nomura Securities, JP (2009, 2018)
Kiuchi, Takatane | Member, House of Representatives, DPJ, JP (2011)
Kobayashi, Izumi | Director & Founder, Phoenixi Co, Ltd., JP (2017, 2019)
Koike, Toishikazu | Chairman, Brother Industries, Ltd. JP (2019)
Koike, Yuriko | Governor of Tokyo, JP (2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Kojima, Akira | Chairman, World Trade Center Tokyo, Inc., JP (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017)
Kokubun, Ryosei | Professor, Keio University, JP (2005)
Koll, Jesper | Managing Director and Head of Japanese Equity Research, JP Morgan Securities Japan, JP (2010, 2011)
Komiyama, Hiroshi | Chairman of Institute, Mitsubishi Research Institute Inc., JP (2009)
Kondo, James | Visiting Professor, International Business Strategy, Hitotsubashi University, Graduate School of International Corporate Strategy (ICS), JP (2011)
Kondo, Yosuke | Member, House of Representatives, DPJ, JP (2011)
Kondoh, Akira | Former Governor of Japan Bank for International Cooperation, JP (2019)
Kono, Ryutaro | Japan Chief Economist, BNP Paribas Securities (JP), Ltd., JP (2014)
Kono, Taro | Minister of Defense, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Member, House of Representatives, JP (2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2015, 2018, 2019)
Kotani, Maoko | Anchor of Broadcast Satellite (BS) Japan “Nikkei plus 10”, JP (2013, 2014)
Koyanagi, Takehiko | Senior Staff Writer, Business News Department, Editorial Bureau, Nikkei Inc., JP (2009)
Kudo, Yasushi | Founder and President, The Genron NPO, JP (2015)
Kuga, Naoko | Market Research Analyst, Social Improvement & Life Design Research Group, NLI Research Institute, Inc., JP (2013)
Kumagai, Mitsumaru | Managing Director, Daiwa Institute of Research Ltd., JP (2009, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019)
Kuroda, Yukiko | Managing Director, Founder, People Focus Consulting, JP (2014)
Kuroe, Tetsuro | Special Advisor to National Security Secretariat, Cabinet Secretariat, Government of Japan, JP (2019)
Kurokawa, Kiyoshi | Adjunct Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies; Chairman, Health and Global Policy Institute; Chair of the Board, Global Health Innovative Technology Fund (GHIT), JP (2006, 2009, 2015)
Kutsuzawa, Kentaro | Advisor, Alpine Electronics, Inc., JP (2012)
Kuwabara, Tasuku | Principal, McKinsey & Company, Inc., JP (2013)
Kwan, C.H. | Senior Fellow, Nomura Institute of Capital Market Research, JP (2005)
Lake, Charles D. II | Chairman & Representative, Aflac Japan, JP (2013)
Leheny, David | Professor, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University, JP (2018)
Leuret, Norbert | Representative Director and CEO, Zara Japan, JP (2011)
Lienhart, Francois-Xavier | President-Representative Director of MAG-ISOVER K.K. and Saint-Gobain Group Deputy General Delegate for Japan, JP (2013)
Li, Zhihui | Senior Consultant, Nomura Research Institute, Ltd., CN (2019)
Liu, Jiangyong | Professor, International Relations, Institute for International Studies, Tsinghua University, CN (2008, 2009)
Mabuchi, Sumio | Member, House of Representatives, DPJ, JP (2012)
Machimura, Nobutaka | Chief Cabinet Secretary, Cabinet Office, Government of Japan, JP (2006, 2008)
Madsen, Robert | Senior Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for International Studies, US (2008)
Maeda, Shigeki | Executive Vice President, JETRO (Japan External Trade Organization), JP(2019)
Maeda, Tadashi | Special Advisor to the Cabinet and Head of Corporate Planning Department and Japan Bank for International Cooperation, JP (2011)
Maehara, Seiji | Member, House of Representatives, DPJ; Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, JP (2008, 2012, 2013)
Magosaki, Ukeru | Dean, School of Humanities and Social Studies, National Defense Academy of Japan, JP (2007)
Mahbubani, Kishore | Dean, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, SG (2005, 2006)
Makihara, Hideki | Parliamentary Vice-Minister of the Environment and Member, House of Representatives, LDP, JP (2014)
Makino, Masayuki | Executive Director & CEO, Works Applications Co., Ltd. (2017)
Malmgren, Harald | President, Malmgren Global LLC, US (2018)
Mashita, Naoaki | President & CEO (Founder), V-cube, Inc., JP (2018)
Masuda, Yasumasa | Chief Financial Officer, Senior Corporate Executive, Astellas Pharma Inc., JP (2016)
Masujima, Masakazu | Partner, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto, JP (2018)
Matsubara, Jin | Member, House of Representatives, DPJ, JP (2010)
Matsuda, Yusuke | Founder and CEO, Teach For Japan, JP (2014)
Matsui, Kathy | Vice Chair, Co-head of Macro Research in Asia, Chief Japan Strategist, Goldman Sachs Japan Co., Ltd., JP (2009, 2016)
Matsukawa, Rui | Member, House of Councillors, JP (2017)
Matsumoto, Akira | Chairman of the Board and CEO, Calbee, Inc.
Matsumoto, Oki | Chairman, Monex Group Inc., JP (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Matsumoto, Shigeru | Managing Director, Japan Association of Corporate Directors, JP (2015)
Matsuno, Yorihisa | Former deputy chief cabinet secretary, Member, House of Representatives, DPJ, JP (2011)
Matsuo, Hirofumi | Senior Writer & Editorial Writer, Nikkei Inc., JP (2012)
Matsushima, Kunihiro | Director, Executive Officer, Dentsu Inc., JP (2016)
Matsushima, Midori | State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry and Member, House of Representatives, LDP, JP (2014)
Matsuyama, Kanoko | Health & Science Reporter, Bloomberg News, JP (2015)
Matsuzaki, Masatoshi | Chairman of the Board of Directors , Konica Minolta, Inc., J P (2015 , 2019
McCaughan, David | EVP, Regional Strategic Planning Director, McCann World Group Asia Pacific, JP (2011)
Menju, Toshihiro | Managing Director and Chief Program Officer, Japan Center for International Exchange, JP (2019)
Minami, Swimmy | Founder & CEO, BizReach, Inc., JP (2018)
Mitachi, Takashi | Senior Partner & Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group K.K., JP (2016)
Mitchell, Daniel | Chairman, Center for Freedom & Prosperity (Washington DC), US (2019)
Miyagawa, Makio | Director, Japan Institute for International Affairs, JP (2005)
Miyahara, Masahiro | President and Chief Executive Officer, KPMG Consulting Co., Ltd., JP (2018)
Miyanaga, Hiroshi | Professor, Graduate School of Innovation Studies, Tokyo University of Science, JP (2018)
Miyake, Shingo | Member, House of Councillors, JP (2015)
Miyamoto, Satoshi | President, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), JP (2014)
Miyauchi, Yoshihiko | Chairman, Japan Association of Corporate Directors; Senior Chairman, ORIX Corporation, JP (2015)
Mizukoshi, Yutaka | Senior Advisor, Boston Consulting Group (BCG), JP (2018)
Mogi, Yuzaburo | Chairman and CEO, Kikkoman Corporation, JP (2010)
Montague, Jolyon | Head of Research Product, Research, Calyon Capital Market Asia MV, CLSA Japanese Equities Div., JP (2007)
Mori, Kazuo | Deputy Editorial Writer, Nihon Keizai Shimbun Inc., JP (2006)
Mori, Minoru | President and Chief Executive Officer, Mori Building Co., Ltd., JP (2008)
Mori, Toshiya | Executive Board Member, KPMG AZSA LLC, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, KPMG Consulting Co., Ltd., JP (2017)
Morinobu, Shigeki | Professor, Chuo Law School & President, Japan Tax Institute & Senior Fellow of Tokyo Foundation, JP (2009, 2010)
Morikawa, Hiroyuki | Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Systems, Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo, JP (2019)
Murai, Hideki | Member, House of Representatives, LDP, JP (2014)
Mutou, Takaya | Member, House of Representatives, JP (2015)
Myerson, Toby S. | Partner, Corporate Department, New York Office, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, US (2006)
Nagahama, Toshihiro | Chief Economist, Economic Research Dept., Dai-ichi Life Research Institute Inc., JP (2013)
Nagashima, Satoshi | Managing Partner, Roland Berger Ltd. JP (2016)
Nagata, Tetsuro | President & CEO, Eurus Energy Holdings Corporation, JP (2009)
Nakabayashi, Mieko | Member, House of Representatives, DPJ, JP (2011)
Nakagawa, Shoichi | Member, House of Representatives, Chairman, Policy Research Council, LDP, JP (2007)
Nakahara, Hideto | Executive Vice President, Global Strategy & Business Development, Mitsubishi Corporation, JP (2010)
Nakagami, Yasunori | Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Misaki Capital Inc., JP (2015)
Nakajima, Atsushi | Chairman, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI), JP (2012)
Nakamachi, Akihito | Partner, Anderson, Mori & Tomotsune, JP (2011)
Nakamura, Noriko | CEO, Poppins Corporation, JP (2013)
Negoro, Tatsuyuki | Professor, Waseda Business School, JP (2018)
Nemoto, Naoko | Research Fellow, Managing Director, Standard & Poor’s Ratings Japan K.K., JP (2015)
Nealer, Kevin G. | Principal, The Scowcroft Group, US (2016)
Nemoto, Takumi | Economic Advisor to the Prime Minister, Prime Minister’s Office, JP (2007)
Niinami, Takeshi | President and Chief Executive Officer, LAWSON, INC., JP (2007, 2018)
Ninan, T. N. | Editor and Publisher, the Business Standard, IN (2006)
Nishimura, Yasutoshi | Chairman, Standing Committee on Cabinet, House of Representatives, JP (2016)
Nishimuro, Taizo | Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Tokyo Stock Exchange Inc., JP (2006)
Nishizawa, Kazuhiko | Senior Economist, the Japan Research Institute, JP (2009)
Noda, Seiko | Former Minister of Internal Affairs Communications, Member of the House of Representatives, JP (2019)
Noda, Yoshihiko | Former Prime Minister of Japan, Member, House of Representatives, DPJ, JP (2014)
Nogami, Yoshiji | President, the Japan Institute of International Affairs; Executive Advisor, Mizuho Corporate Bank Limited, JP (2009, 2010, 2012, 2018)
Nomura, Hiroko | Journalist; Professor, Shukutoku University, JP (2015)
Obata, Seki | Associate Professor, Keio Business School (Graduate School of Business Administration, Keio University), JP (2012)
Obayashi, Tsukasa | Editorial Writer, Nikkei Inc., JP (2007, 2008, 2009)
Ochiai, Seiichi | Professor, Chuo Law School, Professor Emeritus, the University of Tokyo & Member, Japan Association of Corporate Directors, JP (2010)
Ochiai, Yoichi | CEO, Pixie Dust Technologies, Inc., Associate Professor, Head of Digital Nature Group, University of Tsukuba, JP (2018)
Ohmi, Naoto | General Secretary, RENGO (Japanese Trade Union Confederation), JP (2017)
Okada, Hikaru | Partner, KPMG FAS Co., Ltd.; Head of Corporate Finance, Tokyo, Japan, JP (2016)
Okita, Takashi | Professor, SBI Graduate School, President & CEO, SBI Ripple Asia Co. Ltd., JP (2019)
Okubo, Tsutomu | Member, House of Councillors; Lead Director, Committee on Financial Affairs, JP (2015)
Omi, Koji | Former Minister of Finance, Member, House of Representatives, JP (2008)
Oshima, Shotaro | Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, The University of Tokyo, JP (2013)
Ota, Hiroko | Professor of Economics, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies; Deputy Chairperson, Council of Regulatory Reform, JP (2007, 2013, 2016, 2017)
Ota, Yasuhiko | Editorial Writer, Nikkei Inc., JP (2014)
Otaki, Yasuhiro | Deputy Editor, Special Editorial Group, Editorial Bureau, Nikkei Inc., JP (2017)
Otsuka, Taku | Member, House of Representatives, LDP, JP (2014)
Otsuka, Toshihiro | Senior Executive Board Member, Partner, KPMG AZSA LLC., JP (2019)
Ozawa, Sakihito, | Minister of the Environment, Member, House of Representatives, DPJ, JP (2010)
Paal, Douglas H. | Vice President for Studies, Director, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, US (2016)
Panda, Baijayant ‘Jay’ | Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha, IN (2016, 2018)
Park, Cheol Hee | Associate Professor, Institute for Japanese Studies, Seoul National University, KR (2006, 2008)
Patrick, Hugh | Director, Center on Japanese Economy and Business, Columbia University, US (2005)
Pedersen, Tom | Senior Partner and Managing Director, Leadership and Talent Consulting, Korn Ferry, US (2008)
Pesek, William | Executive Editor, Barron’s Asia, JP (2009, 2015, 2016)
Peterson, Douglas. L | Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Citibank Japan, JP (2007)
Porté, Thierry | Managing Director, J.C. Flowers & Co. LLC, US (2005, 2006, 2007, 2011-2019)
Prestowitz, Clyde V. Jr. | Founder and President, Economic Strategy Institute, US (2006, 2012, 2013, 2016)
Rheinwald, Stefan | Analyst, CLSA-Japan, JP (2007)
Riès, Philippe | Brussels Bureau Chief, Agence France Press, BE (2006)
Riney, James | Managing Partner & Head, 500 Startups Japan, JP (2018)
Risberg, Danny | Chairman, Philips Electronics Japan, Ltd., Chairman, European Business Council (EBC) in Japan, JP (2017)
Roach, Stephen | Non-Executive Chairman, Morgan Stanley Asia, Senior Research Fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University, HK (2011)
Ruan, Zongze | Executive Vice President, Senior Fellow, China Institute of International Studies (CIIS), US (2017)
Saijo, Kunio | Senior Writer & Editorial Writer, Nikkei Inc., JP (2007, 2013)
Saito, Atsushi | President and Chief Executive Officer, Tokyo Stock Exchange Group, Inc., JP (2008, 2009, 2010)
Saito, William H. | President, InTecur K.K., Special Advisor to the Cabinet Office for the Government of Japan, JP (2011, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017)
Sakaguchi, Chikara | Member, House of Representatives, Vice Representative, New Komeito, JP (2011)
Sakaiya, Taichi | Writer and Economist, JP (2008)
Sakamoto, Eiji | Senior and Editorial Writer, Political News Department, Nikkei Inc., JP (2010, 2018)
Sakamoto, Setsuo | Executive Manager, Hakuhodo Institute of Elder Knowledge Development and New Adult Culture, JP (2013)
Sakanaka, Hidenori | Director, Japan Immigration Policy Institute, JP (2011)
Sakurai, Yoshiko | Journalist, JP (2008)
Sampei, Hiroki | Head of Engagement, Fidelity International, JP (2019)
Sano, Junichiro | Executive Director & Japan representative, Dalton Investments LLC, JP (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015)
Sasaki, Nobuhiko | Corporate Executive Officer, SEVP, CSO & Head, Global Strategy, Global Marketing and Corporate, Fujitsu Ltd., JP (2017)
Sato, Teruhide | Founder and Managing Partner, BEENEXT Pte. Ltd., JP (2018)
Sawa, Akihiro | Research Director, International Environment and Economy Institute (NPO), JP (2011)
Sawaguchi, Minoru | Partner, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto and Officer, Japan Association of Corporate Directors, JP (2014)
Scalise, Paul J. | JSPS Research Fellow Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo, Non-resident Fellow at the Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies, Temple University, Japan Campus, JP (2012)
Seike, Atsushi | President, Keio University, JP (2015)
Seimei, Yuko | Executive Director, General Manager Strategic Planning Office, Monex Group, Inc., JP (2014)
Sekiguchi, Waichi | Visiting Senior Staff Writer, Nikkei Inc. Inc., JP (2015, 2016, 2017, 2019)
Sekiyama, Takashi | Associate Professor, Organization for International Collaboration, Meiji University, JP (2012)
Semmoto, Sachio | Founder Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, EMOBILE Ltd., JP (2006, 2009)
Sender, Henny | Chief Correspondent, International Finance, Financial Times, HK (2017)
Serikawa, Yoichi | Chief Editorial Writer, Nikkei Inc., JP (2011)
Sheard, Paul | Executive Managing Director, Chief Global Economist and Head of Global Economics and Research, Standard & Poor’s Rating Services, US (2005, 2007, 2013)
Shibata, Tomoatsu | Professor, Innovation Management, Graduate School of Economics and Management,Tohoku University, JP (2013)
Shibayama, Masahiko | Minister, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Japan JP (2011, 2014, 2017, 2019)
Shibusawa, Ken | Founder and Chairman, Commons Asset Management Chief Executive Officer, Shibusawa and Company, Inc., JP (2008, 2009, 2011)
Shiga, Toshiyuki | Representative Director, Vice Chairman, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.; Vice Chairman, Japan Association of Corporate Executives (Keizai Doyukai), JP (2015)
Shimada, Haruo | Chairperson of the Board of Trustees, Tokyo Metropolitan University, JP (2005, 2006, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019)
Shimizu, Hiroshi | Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies, Keio University, JP (2009)
Shimizu, Tokihiko | Managing Director, Head of Private Markets Investment, Japan Post Bank Co., Ltd., JP (2017)
Shimizu, Yoshikazu | Editor at Large, Tokyo Shimbun & Chunichi Shimbun, JP (2005)
Shimomura, Mitsuko | Journalist, Special Advisor, Center for Health care and Public Concern, JP (2009)
Shiokawa, Masajuro | Former Minister of Finance & Chancellor, Toyo University, JP (2009)
Shiozaki, Yasuhisa | Member, House of Representatives, LDP, JP (2006, 2007, 2014)
Shiozawa, Shuhei | Dean and Professor, Faculty of Economics, Keio University, JP (2007)
Shirahase, Sawako | Professor of Sociology, University of Tokyo, JP (2015)
Shiraishi, Takashi | Professor and Vice President, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, JP (2005, 2006, 2007)
Shirakawa, Hiromichi | Managing Director, Head of Economic Research Department and Chief Economist for Japan, Crédit Suisse Securities, JP (2010)
Sidell, Robert | President, American Express International, Inc. (2014)
Sinha, Sanjeev | President, IJIP Asset Management Co. Ltd; Executive Managing Director, Kuniumi Asset Management Co. Ltd., JP (2016)
Shintaku, Yutaro | Corporate Advisor, Terumo Corporation, JP (2017)
Shirai, Sayuri | Professor, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University, Visiting Scholar, The Asian Development Bank Institute, JP (2017)
Shoji, Masayori | Head of Fintech Promotion Support Office, KPMG Consulting Co., Ltd., JP (2018)
Siedell, Robert | Regional President, Japan and Australia/New Zealand, American Express International, Inc., JP (2014)
Sinha, Sanjeev | President, Sun and Sands Advisors Co., Ltd., JP (2010)
Smadja, Claude | President, Smadja & Smadja, CH (2005-2019)
Smith, Nicholas | Japan Strategist, CLSA Securities Japan Co., Ltd., JP (2017)
Soeya, Yoshihide | Director, Institute of East Asian Studies, Professor, Faculty of Law, Keio University, JP (2013)
Sohn, Yul | Professor, the Graduate School of International Studies, Yonsei University, Director, Japan Studies Center, East Asia Institute (EAI), KR (2017)
Sou, Bun Shu | Chairman, Softbrain Co. Ltd., JP (2006)
Suga, Yoshihide | Chief Cabinet Secretary & Minister in charge of Strengthening National Security, JP (2013)
Sugeno, Mikio | Senior Editor, Economic News Department Editorial Bureau, Nikkei Inc., JP (2015)
Sugihara, Yoshitaka | Corporate & Government Affairs Manager, Intel K.K., JP (2013)
Suzuki, Eriko | Investment Group Director, Mistletoe Inc.and Partner, Fresco Capital, JP (2018)
Suzuki, Keisuke | State Minister of Finance, Ministry of Finance, JP (2015, 2019)
Suzuki, Reiko | Senior Economist, Japan Center for Economic Research, JP (2005)
Takahara, Akio | Professor, Graduate School of Law and Politics, the University of Tokyo, JP (2009)
Takahashi, Atsushi | Senior Advisor, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited, JP (2015)
Takahashi, Hideyuki | President & CEO, Mizuho Research Institute, Ltd. JP (2018)
Takahashi, Masami | President, Uber Japan Co., Ltd., JP (2015)
Takahashi, Susumu | Chairman, The Japan Research Institute, Limited; Member of the Council on Economic & Fiscal Policy, JP (2013)
Takashima, Kohey | Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Oisix.daichi Inc., JP (2017)
Takaoka, Kohzoh | Representative Director, President & CEO, Nestlé Japan Ltd., JP (2013)
Takaoka, Mio | Executive Director, Monex Group, Inc., JP (2016)
Takemori, Shunpei | Professor of Economics, Keio University, JP (2009)
Takenaka, Harukata | Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies, JP (2015, 2016)
Takenaka, Heizo | Professor and Director, Global Security Research Institute, Keio University, JP (2005, 2007)
Takeuchi, Toru | Executive Vice President CMO, Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings Ltd. JP (2019)
Takiguchi, Yoshihiro | Vice President, The Graduate School for the Creation of New Photonics Industries (GPI); Senior Research Manager, Hamamatsu Photonics K.K., JP (2016)
Takita, Yoichi | Senior Staff Writer, Nikkei Inc., Newscaster, World Business Satellite, TV Tokyo, JP (2007, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Tamamoto, Masaru | Senior Fellow, World Policy Institute, US (2009)
Tamiaki, Fumiya | President, Molten Corporation, JP (2008)
Tamura, Akihiko | Commissioner, Japan Tourism Agency, JP (2018)
Tanaka, Akihiko | Professor of International Politics, Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies, Institute of Oriental Culture, University of Tokyo, JP (2006)
Tanaka, Hitoshi | Senior Fellow, Japan Center for International Exchange, JP (2006)
Tanaka, Nobuo | Global Associate for Energy Security and Sustainability, The Institute of Energy Economics, JP (2012, 2013, 2014)
Tanaka, Takuji | Professor, Graduate School of International, Corporate Strategy, Hitotsubashi University, JP (2006)
Taniguchi, Naoko | Associate Professor, Department of Value and Decision Science, Graduate School of Decision Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, JP (2015)
Taniguchi, Tomohiko | Special Adviser, Prime Minister’s Cabinet; Professor, Graduate School of System Design and Management, Keio University, JP (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Tarutoko, Shinji | Member, House of Representatives, Acting Secretary-General, DPJ, JP (2011)
Tokuda, Hideyuki | President, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT), Visiting Professor, Keio University, JP (2018)
Toyama, Kazuhiko | CEO and Representative Director, Industrial Growth Platform, Inc. (IGPI), JP (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016)
Toyoda, Masakazu | Chairman & CEO, Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ), JP (2016)
Treadwell, Mead | President, Pt Capital, US (2017)
Tsugami, Toshiya | Adjunct Fellow, The Japan Institute of International Affairs, Representative, Tsugami Workshop, JP (2019)
Tsukamoto, Hiroshi | President, Japan External Trade Organization, JP (2006, 2007)
Tsunezawa, Kahoko | CEO, Trenders Inc., JP (2013)
Tsunoda, Hideo | President, Shin Nippon Yakugyo Co., Ltd., JP (2014)
Uchida, Akira | Senior Vice President, Member of the Board, Toray Industries Inc., JP (2015)
Ukai, Yuji | President and CEO, FFRI, Inc., JP (2017)
Unami, Hirotaka | Senior Director for Social Security Budget, Ministry of Finance, JP (2016)
Uranishi, Tomoyoshi | Managing Director, Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc., JP (2011, 2012, 2013)
Ushijima, Tatsuo | Professor, Faculty of Business and Commerce, Keio University, JP (2016)
Utsumi, Makoto | Chairman of the Global Advisory Board, Tokai Tokyo Financial Holdings, Inc., JP (2018)
Vigneron, Cyrille | President and Representative Director, LVMH Japan K.K., JP (2014)
Vogel, Steven K. | Associate Professor of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, US (2006)
Waki, Yuzo | Columnist, Nikkei Inc., JP (2013, 2016)
Wang, Dong | Director of the Center for Northeast Asian Studies & Associate Professor of the School of International Studies, Peking University, CN (2013)
Wang, Huiyao | Founder and President, Center for China and Globalization, CN (2015)
Wang, Jisi | Dean, The School of International Studies, Beijing University, CN (2006, 2007)
Watanabe, Miki | Founder & Chairman, Watami Co., Ltd., JP (2011)
Watanabe, Yoshimi | Minister, Financial Services Agency, JP (2008)
Wieczorek, Iris | President, IRIS Science Management Inc.; Japan Representative, Leibniz Association; Senior Researcher, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) JP (2015)
Witt, Michael | Professor, Asian Business and Comparative Management, INSEAD, SG (2008)
Won, Jae | President, Nokia Japan, JP (2017)
Wood, Christopher | Managing Director Equity Strategist, CLSA Ltd., HK (2006)
Yamada, Kouji | Founder & Portfolio Manager, Analog Investment Edge LLC, JP (2015)
Yamaka, Kimio | Director, The Energy Strategy Institute Co., Ltd.; Professor, Kyoto University, JP (2016)
Yamaki, Hiroyuki | CEO & Editor, Record China Ltd., JP (2015)
Yamana, Shoei | President and CEO, Konica Minolta, Inc., JP (2018)
Yamamoto, Ichita | Minister for Science and Technology Policy, Minister for Okinawa and Northern Territories Affairs, Minister for Space Policy, Minister in charge of Information Technology Policy, Minister in charge of Ocean Policy and Territorial Integrity, JP (2014)
Yamamoto, Kozo | Member, House of Representatives, JP (2015)
Yamashita, Kazuhito | Research Director, The Canon Institute for Global Studies, JP (2010, 2013, 2014)
Yang, Xiyu | Senior Fellow, China Institute of International Studies, CN (2015)
Yashiro, Naohiro | Visiting Professor of Economics, International Christian University; Visiting Professor, Showa Women’s University, JP (2006, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2015, 2017)
Yokoo, Hidehiro | President, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), JP (2013)
Yosano, Kaoru | Minister of State for Economic and Fiscal Policy, Minister of State for Financial Services, JP (2006)
Yoshida, Tsunehiko | Member of House of Representatives, DPJ, JP (2010)
Yoshihara, Kazuhito | CEO, UBP Investments Co., Ltd., JP (2015)
Yoshikawa, Hiroshi | Professor of Economics, Faculty of Economics, University of Tokyo; Member, Council for Economic and Fiscal Policies of the Government of Japan, JP (2006)
Yoshimi, Shunya | Professor, Graduate School of Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies, Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, the University of Tokyo, JP (2009)
Yu, Minhao | Associate Professor, Faculty of International Studies, Nagoya University of Commerce & Business, JP (2017)
Zerd, Alix | Vice President of Business Development, Telcoin, JP (2018)
Zhao, Kejin | Associate Professor, Department of International Relations, Tsinghua University, CN (2014)
Zhu, Jianrong | Professor, Faculty of Humanities, Toyo Gakuen University, JP (2012)
Zielenziger, Michael | Professor, Institute of International Studies, University of California Berkeley, US (2007)