Opportunities for Executive and Directors of Global Companies in Asia

Dear Members,

I am sharing an announcement from Board Director Barbara Tanabe who is the Chair of the Hawaii Chapter of Women Corporate Directors (WCD). A joint meeting of the Japan and Hawaii Chapters is scheduled for February 21, 2017.

Non-members can attend the luncheon, 11:30am-1:30pm, Plaza Club, $35/person. A panel discussion on “Opportunities for Executive and Directors of Global Companies in Asia” will feature Merle Okawara, Chair of the Japan Chapter, and a Trustee on the Board of the Crown Prince Akihito Scholarship Foundation.

There is limited seating so please RSVP as soon as possible. The registration link is: WCD Japan and Hawaii Chapter Meeting Registration Link

Aloha, Sal

Fujitsu Scholarship Program

Fujitsu has started accepting applications for the Fujitsu Scholarship Program.

The Scholarship covers the entire cost associated with the 15-week multi-campus Global Leaders for Innovation and Knowledge (“GLIK”) program of the Fujitsu-JAIMS Foundation.

GLIK Program Period:  August 27, 2017 – December 8, 2017

Application Deadline: March 14, 2017, 5 p.m. (HI time)

The Scholarship covers:

– tuition

– stipend for living expenses

– airfare(Honolulu – Tokyo – Honolulu – Singapore – Chiang Mai – Tokyo – Honolulu)

A Hawaii resident with a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of three (3) years of full-time work experience is eligible for the Scholarship.

For the program details and application, please refer to the following:

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