This high-level interactive session is part of a series of Japan’s global advisory meetings typically held at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos for the Japanese Prime Minister and key Cabinet Ministers together with top multi-stakeholder global leaders. On the occasion of the IMF/World Bank Annual Meeting in Tokyo, this special session an opportunity for global leaders gathered from around the world to interact with Japanese national leaders to discuss new models of leadership for Japan and the world.

World Economic Forum
Japan Global Advisory Meeting
New Models of Leadership – Japan and the World


Yasuchika Hasegawa, Chairman, Japan Association of Corporate Executive (Keizai Doyukai);
President and CEO, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company; Member, Global Agenda Council on Japan
Sir David Wright, Vice-Chairman, Barclays, United Kingdom

The World
Ian Bremmer, President & founder, Eurasia Group, USA
Victor L. L. Chu, Chairman & CEO, First Eastern Investment Group, Hong Kong

Moderated by
Nik Gowing, Main Presenter, BBC WORLD NEWS, United Kingdom

Date: 10:30AM – 12:00AM, Saturday, October 13, 2012
Venue: SkyStudio, Roppongi AcademyHills, Tokyo, Japan
Duration 1:09:55

This special session was jointly coordinated by the G1 Global Conference, and joined by members of the Japanese Davos community, G1 GLOBAL participants, and leaders from IMF/World Bank Annual Meeting event participants.