Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Register Registration Record

Registrant - Organisation
Business name Perth USAsia Centre
Trading name
ABN 23164086882
Foreign business registration number
Activity type Communications activity
Activity start date 11/11/2020
Activity end date 31/03/2021
Activity description
 The 2021 Japan Symposium "Australia and Japan: Securing an open and rules-based Indo-Pacific economic region" will bring together senior officials, experts and strategic thinkers from Australia, Japan and the broader Indo-Pacific. The program aims to facilitate expert-led discussion about the complex challenges the two nations face in terms of free trade and value chains, and enhance cooperation between Australia and Japan to secure an open and rules-based Indo-Pacific economic region. 
The Symposium will principally comprise an online private dialogue, and a mixed-format (in-person and live stream) public event, the program will bring together a high-level group of policy experts and senior officials from Australia, Japan and the region.
Foreign Principal
Foreign principal type Foreign government
Foreign principal commencement date 08/03/2019
Foreign principal cease date 08/04/2022
Name of foreign principal Ministry of Foreign Affairs Tokyo
Foreign country/jurisdiction* associated to Japan
Description of the arrangement with the foreign principal
The Government of Japan awarded the Perth USAsia Centre a grant for the execution of the following symposiums:
 - 2019 Japan Symposium "Australia-Japan-ASEAN: Strengthening the Core of the Indo-Pacific" held on March 22 2019
 - 2020 Japan Symposium "Australia, Japan and India: Strengthening trilateral strategic relationships in the Indo-Pacific" held on February 17 2020
 - 2021 Japan Symposium "Australia and Japan: Securing an Open and Rules-Based Indo-Pacific Economic Region" held March 2021
 - 2022 Japan Symposium 2022 " A new era in Australia-Japan security cooperation"