10:15 AM – 11:15 AM
Join the Japan Club for a lecture by Hideaki Yuasa, President of the JMSDF Command and Staff College. Located at the central area of Tokyo, the college has two major missions: education and research. Each year, selected officers (mostly Captains, Commanders and Lieutenant Commanders) enter the college to develop their strategic thinking for higher assignments. Research is also an important mission of the college. Officers and scholars research military strategy and operations.