Event Report International Exchange
July 17, 2013,
Venue: CIGS Meeting Room 3
Title： "Abe administration and the US-Japan alliance"
Speaker： Dr. Sheila A. Smith
Senior Fellow for Japan Studies, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
Moderator： Mr. Kiyoyuki Seguchi, CIGS Research Director
Dr. Sheila A. Smith, an expert on Japanese politics and foreign policy, is senior fellow for Japan studies at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR). Dr. Smith currently directs the project on Japan's Political Transition and the U.S.-Japan Alliance. She successfully completed CFR's New Regional Security Architecture for Asia Program and the project on China and India as Emerging Powers: Challenge or Opportunity for the United States and Japan? She also writes for the blog, "Asia Unbound." (From CFR web site)