2022 Japan – US Symposium

December 1-3, 2022

The Mayflower Hotel, DC

The 2022 annual PIFS Japan-U.S. Symposium will take place on 1st and 3rd of December, 2022. If you are interested in requesting an invitation, reach out to Whitney Vasey at wvasey@pifsinternational.org. 


  • The future of crypto assets – regulation, cross-border issues and role of traditional financial institutions
  • The war in Ukraine: consequences for international finance from a broader perspective, including financial sanctions
  • The battle against (de) (in) flation in Japan and U.S.: consequences of divergent policies across countries (Plenary)

Keynote Speakers

  • Nellie Liang, Under Secretary of Domestic Finance, U.S. Treasury Department
  • Masato Kanda, Japanese Vice Minister of Finance for International Affairs
  • Wilbur Ross, Former Secretary of Commerce
  • Scott Minerd, Global CIO, Guggenheim Partners
  • Ed Tilly, CEO, CBOE Global Markets