Latest Japan America Society of Southern California Stories

2010-06-01 13:45:00

LOS ANGELES, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Japan America Society of Southern California (JASSC) will commemorate more than 100 years of loyal friendships and fruitful ties between the Japanese and Americans at its 101st Anniversary Dinner & Gala Celebration at Club Nokia in the LA LIVE entertainment district on Wednesday, June 9, 2010. A very special guest and honoree will be present to receive the JASSC's Kokusai Shimin Sho International Citizens Award at the Gala Dinner. Master of...

2010-05-12 13:29:00

LOS ANGELES, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Japan America Society of Southern California (JASSC) and the Port of Los Angeles will present the Fourth Annual U.S.- Japan Green Conference: THE FUTURE OF HIGH-SPEED RAIL IN CALIFORNIA at The Omni Los Angeles Hotel in downtown Los Angeles on May 27, 2010. The conference will take place from 2:00pm to 5:30pm, and will be immediately followed by a networking reception from 5:30pm to 7:00pm. Special guest and keynote speaker, Norman Y. Mineta, 14th...

2009-09-22 10:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Japan America Society of Southern California (JASSC), in coordination with the Up Up & Away Kite Club, announce Southern California's largest kiting event, the Japan America Kite Festival(R), will take place on the beach at the Seal Beach Pier in Seal Beach, Calif., on Oct. 4, 2009, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. It is free to the public and attracts some 10,000 visitors each year. Japanese Kite Master Mikio Toki will visit from his home...

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