Month: September 2008

SIETAR Japan, Kansai Chapter September 2008 Meeting
“Teaching Intercultural Communication in Japan:

A Materials Sharing Workshop”

Presenters: SIETAR Japan Members
Deadline for proposals for this workshop is Sept. 5, by email to Noriko_Nakagawa@red.umds.ac.jp (see required proposal information below)
Date: Sept. 28 (Sunday), 2:00pm―5:00pm
Place: Nishinomiya-shi Daigaku Koryu Center (ACTA Nishinomiya, Seminar Room 2)
2 min. from the North Exit of Hankyu Nishinomiya Kitaguchi Station.
Tel.(0798)69-3155    http://www.nishi.or.jp/~daigaku/
Fee: 500 yen for members and students, 1,000 yen for non-members
Languages: English and Japanese, depending on presenters

Description of the Workshop
SIETAR members are invited to share their tried and true materials for teaching intercultural communication in Japan. Each presenter will be allowed a maximum of 30 minutes. Five presentations will be selected to assure a balance in the language (presentations may be made in Japanese or English) and topic/content/level.
Call for Presenters:
SIETAR members who are interested in presenting their ICC teaching materials at the September workshop should send the following information by Sept. 5 to: Noriko_Nakagawa@red.umds.ac.jp
*Please put “SIETAR Sept. Meeting” in the subject of the email.
1. Presenter’s Name
2. Title of proposed presentation
3. Presenter’s professional affiliation
4. Presenter’s contact information: email and phone number
5. Field/level (who will the presentation be directed at?)
6. Length of time needed (max. 30 min.)
7. Short description of the proposed presentation (about 100 words or less)
*Video machine, DVD player, OHC and projector are available for presentation.
*Presenters should bring about 20 photocopies your material to the workshop.
*Successful proposals will be notified in mid-September.