JAFE Honorary Member’s WSWe invited Ms. Naoko Saiki and held the Honorary Members’ Luncheon on February 28th, 2019. In this January, Ms. Saiki was assigned the position of Head of Economic Affairs Bureau, International Legal Affairs Bureau, Training Institute at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan. Ms. Saiki, who was one of the few female bureaucrats who entered the ministry in 1982, has been working for the public with the desire to create a better society. We heard valuable stories that we cannot usually hear, such as the way of working in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the system of promotion by merit-based in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the attitude of learning necessary for diplomats, and the strategies necessary for Japanese diplomacy.
The 13th JAFE SeminarOn January 17th, 2019, Mr. Muneaki Masuda, CEO and President of Culture Convenience Club Co., Ltd. (hereinafter called CCC), talked about the provision of lifestyle contents, which is the philosophy of CCC, the three pillars of the current management of CCC, the planning of the platform represented by TSUTAYA BOOKS, the planning and production of lifestyle contents, and the database marketing of T-card information.