Conference program

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Day 1 Tuesday, 30 June

  • 8.30-9am – Workshop registration
  • 9am-1.30pm – Teachers workshop
  • 9am-1pm – Postgraduate workshop
  • 1pm – Conference registration
  • 2-3.30pm – Concurrent sessions 1
  • 3.30-4pm – Afternoon tea
  • 4-4.30pm – Opening ceremony
  • 4.30-5pm – Plenary 1: Prof Yoshio Sugimoto's Opening Keynote Speech
  • 5-6pm – Reception
  • 6-8pm – Movie: 弁護士布施辰治 (a documentary movie)

Day 2 Wednesday, 1 July

  • 9am – Registration
  • 9.30-10.45am – Plenary 2: Prof Eiji Oguma
  • 10.45-11.15am – Morning tea
  • 11.15am-12.45pm – Concurrent sessions 2
  • 12.45-1.45pm – Lunch
  • 1.15-1.45pm – Book launch
  • 1.45-3pm – Plenary 3: Prof Leng Leng Tang
  • 3-3.30pm – Afternoon tea
  • 3.30-5.30pm – Concurrent session 3
  • 6-8pm – Movie:首相官邸の前で(Tell the Prime Minister -Eiji Oguma's new documentary film)

Day 3 Thursday, 2 July

  • 9am – Registration
  • 9.30-10.45am – Plenary  4: Prof Bu Ping
  • 10.45-11.15am – Morning tea
  • 11.15am- 12.45pm – Concurrent sessions 4
  • 12.45-1.45pm – Lunch
  • 1.45-3.15pm – Concurrent sessions 5
  • 3.15-3.45pm – Afternoon tea
  • 3.45-5pm – Plenary 5: Prof Polly Szatrowski
  • 5-6pm – JSAA General meeting
  • 6-8pm – Conference dinner (Dinner Guest Speaker: Ms Jenny Macklin, MP)

Day 4 Friday, 3 July

  • 9am – Registration
  • 9.15-10.45am – Concurrent session 6
  • 10.45-11.30am – Morning tea
  • 11.30am-1pm – Roundtable: all keynotes speakers (Yoshio Sugimoto, Bu Ping, Eiji Oguma, Thang Leng Leng, Polly Szatrowski) and others
  • 1-1.15 Closing.