Pacific Asian Regional Meeting of the Trilateral Commission: Tokyo, Japan, February 20-22, 2004

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Program of the Pacific Asian Regional Meeting
Tokyo, Japan—February 20-22, 2004

(4th Meeting of the Pacific Asian Group)

Friday, February 20

All events held at the Hotel Okura.
Conference Chairman: Yotaro Kobayashi

6:30 pm
Reception

7:00 pm
Dinner
OPENING REMARKS
Yotaro Kobayashi, Chairman of the Board, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.; Pacific Asian Chairman, Trilateral Commission

Speaker:
Yasuo Fukuda, Chief Cabinet Secretary

Saturday, February 21

9:00 am - 12:00 noon
SESSION I: TASK FORCE ON "NEW CHALLENGES TO INTERNATIONAL, NATIONAL AND HUMAN SECURITY"
Moderator:
Stuart Harris, Professor of International Relations, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University; former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
Presenter:
Kazuo Ogura, President, The Japan Foundation
Commentators:
Kim Kyung Won, President, Institute of Social Sciences; former Ambassador to the United States
Jusuf Wanandi, Member of the Board of Trustees, Centre for Strategic and International Studies

12:15 pm
Lunch
PROSPECTS OF JAPAN'S STRUCTURAL REFORM AND ECONOMIC REVITALIZATION
Speaker:
Kakutaro Kitashiro Chairman, IBM Japan, Ltd.

2:30-5:30 pm
SESSION II: GLOBAL TRADE REGIME AND FTAs
Moderator:
Philip Burdon, former Chairman, Asia 2000 Foundation; NZ Chairman, APEC; former Minister, Trade Negotiations
Panelists:
Cesar E.A. Virata, Director, Corporate Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC); former Prime Minister, Philippines
Minoru Makihara, Chairman, Mitsubishi Corporation
Hyun Jae Hyun, Chairman, Tong Yang Group

6:00 pm
Reception

6:30 pm
Dinner
DISCUSSION: EAST ASIAN SECURITY AND KOREAN PENINSULA
Panelists:
Lee Hong Koo, Chairman, Seoul Forum for International Affairs; former Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea; former Korean Ambassador to the United Nations and the United States
Masashi Nishihara, President, National Defense Academy
Gerald Curtis, Professor, Columbia University

Sunday, February 22

9:00 - 10:30 am
SESSION III: EAST ASIAN COMMUNITY-BUILDING THE THIRD PILLAR: BUSINESS PERSPECTIVES
Moderator:
Victor K. Fung, Chairman, Li & Fung; Chairman, Hong Kong
Panelists:
Cho Suck-Rai, Chairman, Hyosung Corp.
Sunjjto Tanudjaja, President Director, PT Great River International
Morris Chang, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company

10:45am - 12:30 pm
SESSION IV: EAST ASIAN COMMUNITY-BUILDING THE THIRD PILLAR: INTELLECTUAL PERSPECTIVES
Moderator:
Roberto F. de Ocampo, President, Asian Institute of Management
Panelists:
Naoki Tanaka, President, The 21st Century Public Policy Institute
Ren Xiao, Director, Department of Asia Pacific Studies, Shanghai Institute for International Studies
Jesus P. Estanislao, President and Chief Executive Officer, Institute of Corporate Directors/Institute of Solidarity in Asia; former Minister of Finance, Manila

12:30 pm
CLOSING REMARKS

12:45 pm
Buffet lunch 

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