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Mar 16, 2017
The importance of the U.S.-Japan alliance as a critical partnership during a period of increasingly fast-paced maritime competition was stressed at the Second Annual JUMP Dinner in Washington, D.C. on March 16.
Exploring the theme of the future of the U.S.-Japan alliance, the dinner brought together over 100 JUMP members at the prestigious Army and Navy Club to enjoy the company of others who have served in Japan and hear about the state of the alliance from keynote speaker, Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Michael Richardson.
Mar 10, 2017
More than 100 Air Force service members who have been stationed in Japan had the opportunity to reunite at the United States Air Force Japan Reunion event, hosted at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington, D.C. on March 10. Distinguished guests …
Feb 03, 2017
Active and retired US Army service members and civilians who have been stationed in Japan had the opportunity to reunite Feb. 3 at an event hosted at the Fort Myer Officers Club in Virginia. The event, hosted by the Defense …
Jan 25, 2017
A huge thanks to all those who submitted wonderful photos to JUMP’s second annual #HolidaysInJapan photo contest! This year’s winning entry came from Lauren Shaft, who is stationed with her family in Kanagawa, of her family walking through a patch of sunlight in the snow at Kitaguchihongu Fuji Sengenjinja Shrine during Thanksgiving weekend. But we had many, many favorite photos! Click through to check out the full gallery.
Nov 03, 2016
On November 3, 2016, JUMP, in collaboration with the Japan America Society Washington, D.C., and the National War College Alumni Association, hosted the second installment in our JUMP panel discussion series. “Potential Flashpoints for the Northeast Asia Region: Japan, China, the Korean Peninsula and U.S. Perspectives,” brought together a distinguished panel of experts on Japan, Korea, China, and the United States to explore the different actors in region and potential flashpoints. Click through to see the gallery.
Oct 27, 2016
On the occasion of the Japan Self Defense Forces 62nd anniversary, the Japan-US Military Program (JUMP) was excited to join with the Embassy of Japan to celebrate the accomplishments both countries have achieved together over the past year. The reception, hosted for members of the U.S. defense community in industry, academia, and government, was held at the Ambassador’s Residence in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, October 27.
Oct 22, 2016
In coordination with the Japan-America Society of Northwest Florida and the Consulate General of Japan in Miami, the Japan-US Military Program (JUMP) held its second annual event at the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Florida on October 22, 2016.
This goal of the event was to continue connecting those who have served in Japan and provide updates on the solid U.S.-Japan alliance. It built on a similar JUMP event held last year.
Sep 30, 2016
The Japan US Military Program (JUMP) hosted a Japanese sake & whiskey tasting and food pairing on Friday, September 30, 2016 at The Army and Navy Club on Farragut Square in Washington, D.C.
November 22, 2019 , 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Yokosuka Seminar: Maritime Challenges in the Indo-Pacific: Common Causes for the U.S. and Japan Beyond Traditional Security (YCAPS-JUMP)