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April 9th, 2020

In Memoriam of US-Japan Council President

Irene Hirano Inouye

The U.S.-Japan Council President, Ms. Irene Hirano Inouye, passed away on April 7th, 2020.  President Hirano Inouye continually supported and greatly contributed to our activities in the United States.  With great sadness, JITTI USA and JTTRI sent the following letter to the U.S.-Japan Council expressing our deepest condolences.

March 24th, 2020


2020 International Rail Safety Symposium

The 2020 International Rail Safety Symposium, subtitled "Promoting Safe Transportation: A Focus on Enhanced Rail Safety,"  has been postponed until further notice.  We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause, and thank you for your understanding.  We will inform you when this event has been rescheduled.

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