JASGP Annual Meeting

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Thursday March 21

5:00 PM  –  7:00 PM

Online sales have ended for the 2019 Annual Meeting. Registration will be available at the door. Please plan to arrive at City Hall by 4:30 PM to register.


The Annual Meeting is the yearly business event where JASGP presents the state of the organization based on the previous year’s activities, and presents the vision for the upcoming year. Awards are given to stakeholders for Excellence in Arts, Business, Culture, and Volunteering. In 2019 a special award honoring long-time supporter and trustee H. Steve Yanai will be given for his lifetime contribution to the organization. A networking reception for all guests and awardees follows the main program. Past awardees include: Hiroshi Senju, Philadelphia Insurance Companies, Shu Kubo, Temple University Japan, George Nakashima Woodworkers, and Tamagawa University.


Thursday, March 21, 2019, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Philadelphia City Hall


2019 Awardees:

Excellence in Arts: Philadelphia Asian Film Festival

Excellence in Business: AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc.

Excellence in Culture: Jesse and Matt Ito, Royal Sushi & Izakaya

Excellence in Volunteering: Tamiko Laincz

Lifetime Contribution: Hideyasu Steve Yanai