News Brief

Ambassadors Roundtable with H.E Shinsuke Sugiyama

On Tuesday, March 19, the Council of American Ambassadors hosted an Ambassadors Roundtable with featured guest H.E. Shinsuke Sugiyama, Ambassador of Japan to the United States. Ambassador Sugiyama's presentation and ensuing Q&A session with CAA members covered U.S-Japan trade relations, regional security and Japanese defense among other topics. 

Ambassador Timothy Chorba introduced Ambassador Sugiyama and Ambassador Gilbert Robinson moderated the session. 

Ambassadors Roundtables provide exclusive opportunities for CAA members to engage in off-the-record, meaningful dialogues with Chiefs of Foreign Missions currently accredited to the White House. If you are a present or former non-career U.S. ambassador interested in attending these events, contact CAA Executive Director Joyce Chandran at for information on becoming a Council member. 

Date Posted

Mar 20, 2019