Honolulu International Forum featuring Yoichi Kato
15 January, 2020
8:00 am - 9:30 am
Yoichi Kato is a senior research fellow at the Asia Pacific Initiative (API), an independent think tank in Japan, and an adjunct fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS.) His area of expertise includes the national security strategy of Japan and U.S.-China strategic relations. Prior to joining API, he was a national security correspondent at the Asahi Shimbun and chief of the American General Bureau in DC. He was a visiting scholar at the School of International Studies, Peking University, CSIS and the Institute for National Strategic Studies, National Defense University in Washington, DC. Mr. Kato taught national security strategy at Gakushuin University in Tokyo. He holds an MA from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University.