Announcing the 2019 Business Speaker Series

In a special joint effort with the Japan-America Society of North Carolina, we are proud to present the 2019 Business Speaker Series in Charlotte, NC. This Business Speaker Series is sponsored by Keizai Koho Center (Japan Institute for Social and Economic Affairs). Our first event is Friday, March 1st, 2019, 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. Check-in starts at 3:00 pm. Refreshment will … Continue reading Announcing the 2019 Business Speaker Series

JAASC meets regularly for casual language exchange.

Dec 12 – Japanese/English Language Table at O-CHA 日英会話

Note: this event is now FULL. We look forward to seeing everyone at the event next week.  For our final Language Table of 2018, we return to our good friends at O-CHA Tea Bar, located on the Reedy River in Greenville. Let’s practice our Japanese/English conversation skills and meet new people! #jaasc ONLINE REGISTRATION HERE: … Continue reading Dec 12 – Japanese/English Language Table at O-CHA 日英会話

Nov 15: Smart Glasses Live Demo and Q&A

Join us November 15 for a special presentation, live hands-on demonstration, discussion and Q&A on using Smart Glasses for paperless reference and remote assistance on the production floor.  USES AND BENEFITS OF SMART GLASSES ON THE SHOP FLOOR What if you could help your company achieve double-digit productivity and quality improvements, quickly and easily, with … Continue reading Nov 15: Smart Glasses Live Demo and Q&A

Oct 3-5 JETRO hosts Japan Pavilion at Southern Automotive Conference

JETRO will be hosting an area for 24 Japanese automotive suppliers at the Southern Automotive Conference in Atlanta, October 3-5th. Please visit the Japan Pavilion (JETRO Booth) at Booths # 533 - 547 & 632 - 646, and see the attached flyers for more information about the event and the JETRO representation of automotive supply … Continue reading Oct 3-5 JETRO hosts Japan Pavilion at Southern Automotive Conference

Wooden table with matcha green tea powder, matcha green tea, bamboo whisk and other tools of the Japanese Tea ceremony

Nov 1: Japanese Tea Ceremony Demonstration at Wofford College

This traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony demonstration at Wofford College is presented by The Richardson Family Art Museum, The Department of Art and Art History, and The Asian Studies Program. The tea ceremony is a long-lasting tradition in Japanese culture inspired by practices in Zen Buddhism. Matcha, powdered Japanese green tea, will be prepared and presented … Continue reading Nov 1: Japanese Tea Ceremony Demonstration at Wofford College

Oct 4: Japanese Printmaking Lecture at Wofford College

Japanese Printmaking: History, Techniques and Motifs by Dr. Andreas Marks Join the Wofford College Art and Art History Department for this special lecture on the art of Japanese printmaking. This lecture, given by Dr. Marks, curator of Japanese and Korean art and director of the Clark Center at the Minneapolis Institute of Art, will provide … Continue reading Oct 4: Japanese Printmaking Lecture at Wofford College

Through Dec 20: Japanese Art Exhibit at Wofford College

Japanese Art of the Edo and Meiji Eras (1603-1912) The Richardson Family Art Museum at Wofford College, Spartanburg is open 1-5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday; 1-9 p.m. Thursday; closed Sunday and Monday. Download campus map (blg 21). Japanese Art of the Edo and Meiji Eras (1603-1912) displays a variety of cultural expressions of Japan, including tea … Continue reading Through Dec 20: Japanese Art Exhibit at Wofford College