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JUMP 2022

The Eighth Annual Japan-U.S. Military Program:U.S.-Japan: A Strategic Alliance for Ensuring Regional Peace & Security National Naval Aviation Museum (Blue Angels Atrium)Pensacola, FloridaSaturday, December 3, 2022 Table displays of the U.S. Bases in Japan: 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.Program: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Speakers include (in order of speaking): Rear Admiral Kyle Cozad, U.S.…

Japan Culture Day – Nov 13, 2022

Join us November 13th, 2022 from 1pm to 4pm for a fun day of cultural activities. The event will be at the University of West Florida Internal Affairs (Building 71). This event is free and open to the public. You can contact Internal Affairs at (850) 474-2479 or international@uwf.edu for more information.

The Japan-America Grassroots Summit 2022

John Manjiro-Whitfield Commemorative Center for International Exchange (U.S.)Connecting Americans and Japanese Through Grassroots Exchange Japan just announced this week that it will be lifting the onerous visa requirements to travel to Japan in time for the Summit, and as well give you the freedom of optional/personal travel before or after our CIE sponsored Summit/Forum! This…

The Seventh Annual Japan-U.S. Military Program (JUMP)

The Japan-America Society of Northwest Florida presents: The Seventh Annual Japan-U.S. Military Program: U.S.-Japan Cooperative Strategy for Ensuring Peace & Security Location: National Naval Aviation Museum, Pensacola, FL Day and Time: Saturday, October 23, 2021 Registration Required (Free & Open to the Public) Please click here to register on Eventbrite. Please click here to view…

A Curator’s Perspective on Japanese Textiles

The Japan-America Society of Northwest Florida presents “A Curator’s Perspective on Japanese Textiles: Minneapolis’ New Clothes (The Thomas Murray Collection)” on Tuesday, October 20 at 5:00pm. This free event will take place on Zoom, but registration is required. Register at Eventbrite and we will send you a Zoom link. (Please note: this event was originally…

Upcoming Events 2020

With our New Year Celebration behind us, we’re looking forward to several other events this year. Watch this space for more details as we get closer to the dates. Speaker’s Program — Dr. Robert “Skipp” Orr, former U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank, will speak about Japan’s current issues in relation to Asia and…

New Year Celebration 2020

The Japan-America Society of Northwest Florida will usher in the “Year of the Rat” with its 26th annual Japanese New Year Celebration on Sat., Jan. 11, 2020, at the Wright Place in Pensacola. Festivities will take place from 12 noon until 4 p.m. and will include performances by the popular Matsuriza taiko drummers, traditional Japanese…