2023 Japan – US Symposium

The Prince Karuizawa West

November 16-18, 2023


  • Banking Crisis of Spring 2023
  • The Role of Private v Public Markets in Japan and the U.S.
  • Future of Digital Assets: Public and Private
  • The Battle against (De)(In) elation in Japan and U.S.: consequences of divergent policies across countries

Keynote Speakers

  • Masahiko Kato, President and CEO, Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
  • Alberto Tamura, President and CEO, Morgan Stanley Japan Holdings Co., Ltd
  • Hal S. Scott, Emeritus Nomura Professor, Harvard Law School
  • Mark Uyeda, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Shigeru Ariizumi, Vice Minister for International Affairs, Financial Services Agency, Japan
  • Masato Kanda, Vice Minister of Finance for International Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Japan
  • Joshua Frost, Assistant Secretary for Financial Markets, U.S. Department of Treasury 
  • Shinichi Uchida, Deputy Governor, Bank of Japan