Monthly Archives: August 2016

Mack participated in the NAIC Asia Pacific International Forum, and Summer National Meeting in San Diego, August 24-26, 2016

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) hosted the Third Annual Asia-Pacific International Forum on August 24-25.

Mack made remarks to share the APFF activities, issues and recommendations during the panels on Retirement Security, FinTech, and Cyber Security.

NAIC website

The forum was held ahead of the NAIC’s Summer 2016 National Meeting, where Mack reported on the activities of the APFF during the International Insurance Issues Committee (G) that took place on August 26. NAIC Celebrated its 175 year anniversary during the Welcome Reception. Mack was interviewed for the video “My First NAIC Meeting”.

Mack sang Japanese Anime songs in French, duo with Noriko, Tokyo, on August 5, 2016

Mack sang Japanese Anime songs in French, at Piano Bar Cozy, Meguro, Tokyo, on August 5 2016. Noriko Sunamoto kindly played keyboard for the night.

Noriko Sunamoto is a music director, composer, arranger, orchestrator and pianist from Japan. Noriko works for several Off-Broadway musical theater such as “702 Punchlines and Pregnant: The Jackie Mason Musical”, “Rapunzarella White” and “Triangle The Musical” as a musical director and pianist. Her original Disney-style musical/dance performance “OMOTENASHI Journey” has been performed at such venues as New York’s Carnegie Hall and Bandshell, Central Park.

Noriko’s Official website:
Piano Bar Cozy: news on the night

Japanese Anime in French: Battlespaceship Yamato, Lum’s Love Song, Odoru Ponpokolin and Gue Gue Gue no Kitaro (with French Rap)


Vocal Mack Okubo
Keyboard Noriko Sunamoto