Japan Society 2024 Annual Dinner

June 13, 2024
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Held at Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
(811 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019)
Black Tie Optional

We are pleased to welcome you back to our Annual Dinner in 2024. The Japan Society Annual Dinner attracts approximately 700 prominent business and diplomatic leaders. Since interest in attending this event is high, we urge you to make your reservation as soon as possible. Please complete and return the registration form to secure your participation.

Keynote Speakers

Arvind Krishna
Chairman and CEO
Atsuyoshi Koike
President & CEO
Rapidus Corporation

Moderated by:

Merit E. Janow
Dean Emerita, School of International & Public Affairs
Professor of Practice, International Economic Law & International Affairs, Columbia University

Japan Society Award Recipient:

Alexandra Munroe
Senior Curator at Large, Global Arts
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation

Master of Ceremonies:

Minami Yusui
Broadway Performer, Founder of YU-project


Young People’s Chorus of New York City

2024 Annual Dinner Gala Chairs

Arvind Krishna
Chairman & CEO

Ernie Thrasher
Chief Executive Officer & Chief Marketing Officer
Xcoal Energy & Resources

2024 Annual Dinner Vice Chairs

Tetsuo Kawate
President & CEO
Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas)

Linda Kirkpatrick
President, Americas

Masatoshi Komoriya
Executive Chairman of the Board
MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation

Hirofumi Otsuka
Senior Managing Executive Officer, CEO, Americas Division
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Douglas Peterson
President & CEO
S&P Global

Jason W. Rekate
Head of Corporate Banking

Robert Rosenkranz
Tokio Marine Delphi Capital Management

Donald J. Toumey
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Sayu Ueno
President & CEO
Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc.

Tomonori Wada
President & CEO
Sumitomo Corporation of Americas


Gala Chair Table$100,000
Vice Chair Table$50,000
Sponsor Table$30,000
Leadership Table$20,000
Patron Table$10,000
Gala Ticket$5,000
Sponsor Ticket$3,000
Leadership Ticket$2,000

View benefits and download the registration form (PDF).

Tel: (212) 715-1219
E-mail: [email protected]
Fact Sheet and Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)

  • Thursday, June 13, 2024
  • 6:30 pm
  • In-Person Event
  • Registration