Japanese-German Forum

20th Meeting
October 4–5, 2011

Participants

German Participants

[Chairman]

Bernhard SCHEUBLE Chairman of the Foundation Council, Japanese-German Center Berlin (JDZB)

[Participants]

Dr. Friederike BOSSE 

Secretary General, Japanese-German Center Berlin (JDZB)
Florian COULMAS Director, German Institute for Japanese Studies (DIJ)
Hans-Joachim DAERR  Commissioner for Disaster Relief to Japan; Former German Ambassador to Japan
Gesine FOLJANTY-JOST  Vice President, University Halle-Wittenberg
Rolf HEMPELMANN 
Member, German Parliament (SPD: Social Democratic Party of Germany)
Martin JÄGER  Head of Global External Affairs and Public Policy, Daimler AG
Stefan LIEBICH  Member, German Parliament (The Left)
Hanns W. MAULL  Professor, University of Trier
Matthias NASS  Chief International Correspondent, Weekly Newspaper DIE ZEIT
Lars NICOLAYSEN  Managing Director, German Press Agency Tokyo
Cyrill NUNN  Director General for Asian Affairs, German Foreign Office
Heinz RIESENHUBER  Member, German Parliament (CDU); former Federal Minister for Education and Research
Annette SCHAVAN Federal Minister of Education and Research
Frithjof SCHMIDT  Member, German Parliament (Alliance 90/ The Greens)
Ulrich SIELER   President,  Evonik Degussa, Japan
Volker STANZEL  German Ambassador to Japan
Franz WALDENBERGER  Professor, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich

Japanese Participants

[Chairman]

Yuzaburo MOGI Honorary CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Kikkoman Corporation

[Participants]

Keiko CHINO 
Columnist, Sankei Shimbun
Keikichi HONDA
Chairman, EFI K.K.
Nobuo INABA Director and Corporate Executive Vice President, Ricoh
Hideto KAKINOKI Editor in Chief, Allatanys (Nikkei)
Shin’ichi KITAOKA
Professor, University of Tokyo; former Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary, Deputy Permanent Representative of Japan to the United Nations
Minoru KIUCHI Member, House of Representatives (Group for Upholding the Interest and Life of the Nation)
Kenji KOSAKA
Member, House of Councillors (Liberal Democratic Party [LDP])
Masashi NISHIHARA
President, Research Institute for Peace and Security
Megumi NISHIKAWA
Senior Editorial Writer, Mainichi Shimbun
Jiro SAITO
President and CEO, Japan Post Holdings
Hajime SASAKI Executive Advisor, NEC Corporation
Toshiyuki TAKANO Senior Advisor, ITOCHU Corporation; Former Japanese Ambassador to Germany
Hitoshi TANAKA Senior Fellow, Japan Center for International Exchange; Chairman, Institute for International Strategy, Japan Research Institute; Former Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs
Naoki TANAKA President, Center for International Public Policy Studies
Noriyuki WAKISAKA Editorial Writer, The Asahi Shimbun
Taizo YAKUSHIJI Research Counselor/Board member, Institute for International Policy Studies (IIPS)
Tadashi YAMAMOTO President, Japan Center for International Exchange