Every year RIPS holds two to three large events, including public symposia in Tokyo and Osaka, and occasionally in Okinawa.
●The 17th Autumn Seminar on Challenges to Defense Industries in Japan（October 10, 2017)
RIPS holds monthly seminars for students, scholars, and government and defense sector officials, with guest speakers on Asia Pacific security issues.
RIPS Spring and Autumn Seminars
RIPS also holds spring and autumn seminars for a larger audience, with expert speakers and panelists on current international and security issues.