Thursday, September 19, 2019

APN Delegates Assembly

COPANI Day 1:  Friday, September 20, 2019
8:30-9:00 AM Check-in
    Keynote Speaker (Japanese American Experience)
    Second Speaker (Canadian Nikkei Experience)
  PM Lunch
    Third Speaker (Hawaiian Nikkei Experience)
    Fourth Speaker (Latin American Nikkei Experience)
    Fifth Speaker (COPANI History)
    Panel Session
Welcome Cocktail Reception at Consul General’s official residence for limited number of guests due to space → The maximum number of people who can attend this event has been reached.
COPANI Day 2:  Saturday, September 21, 2019
  AM Check-in
    Workshop Introductions
    Workshop Session 1
  PM Lunch
    Workshop Session 2
    All-Young Adult Panel Session/Presentation
    Youth/Young Adults Social (Details: TBA)
COPANI Day 3:  Sunday, September 22, 2019
  AM Half-day City Tour
  PM Lunch
    Closing Ceremony
    Kasuga Foundation Award Ceremony
    Sayonara Dinner Party


Japantown/Fillmore, San Francisco

Main Venues

West Bay Conference Center

1290 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94115

Buddhist Church of San Francisco

1881 Pine St, San Francisco, CA 94109

Keynote Speaker

Norman Mineta

Other Speakers

Art Miki, Carol Hayashino, Alberto Matsumoto, & Sachie Asaka


On Saturday, September 21st, there will be workshops on various topics such as Business, Arts and Culture, Youth, Family and Community, and Social Justice and Civil Rights. Click here for more information.

Half-day City Tour

More info coming soon.

May be subject to change.