Grant Program for Intellectual Exchange Conference Recipients

This program was designed to strengthen intellectual exchange between Japan and other countries, and to fortify Japan’s intellectual contribution in the world by supporting dialogue on regionally or globally shared issues.


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13th Japan-Canada Academic Consortium Student Forum: Peace and Security Cooperation in the Asia/Indo-Pacific
University of Alberta


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Strange Transformations: The Supernatural and Early Modern Japan
Prince Takamado Japan Centre for Teaching and Research, University of Alberta


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Premodern Japanese Studies (PMJS) Annual Conference
The Royal Institution for the Advancement of Learning, McGill University


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Conference on the Language of Japanese FoodYork University
The Nonhuman in Japanese Culture and SocietyUniversity of Victoria


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Japan Futures Initiative (JFI) and European Japan Advanced Research Network (EJARN) Joint Conference: Japan's Future- International Reflections on Japan's Prospects for a new "Meiji" TransformationJapan Futures Initiative, Keiko & Charles Belair Centre for East Asian Studies, Renison University College, University of Waterloo
Property Ownership in Migration and ExileUniversity of Victoria


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Japan Futures Initiative (JFI) Round-table Panel at the 2015 Conference of European Japan Advanced Research Network (EJARN) in Pavia (Italy)Keiko & Charles Belair Centre for East Asian Studies, Renison University College, University of Waterloo
Waka Workshop IX: Waka Pedagogy in Theory and PracticeDepartment of East Asian Studies, University of Alberta


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Japan Today: Architects of ChangeAsia Pacific Foundation of Canada
2nd International Japanese Game Studies ConferencePrince Takamado Japan Centre, University of Alberta


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Symposium on Early Modern Japanese Values and IndividualityUniversity of British Columbia, Department of Asian Studies
Challenges and Opportunities for Integrating Gender and Diversity into Tohoku Reconstruction: Policy Insights from Canadian Experiences with IntersectionalityUniversity of Ottawa


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Japan-Canada Food System Resilience SymposiumFood Policy Research Initiative
From Nature to Technology: Issues in Contemporary Japanese Though and PhilosophyFaculty of Philosophy, Université de Laval
Emerging Security Roles: Lessons for Japan from Middle Power ExperiencesThe Centre for International Governance Innovation


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Centre for Japan Studies Symposium on Japan Studies in Canada University of Waterloo
Japanese Education in the Era of Globalization: Enduring Issues in New ContextsUniversity of British Columbia
Junior Japanese Studies Librarian Training Workshop  Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, University of Toronto


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Canada-Japan-Korea Social Policy Research Collaboration SymposiumUniversity of Toronto


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Research Conference on Japanese Migrants and Foreign LabourUniversity of British Columbia


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17th Annual Meeting of the Association for Japanese Literary StudiesCentre for Japanese Research, University of British Columbia
Japanese Studies Workshop: The Challenge of Studying Japan University of British Columbia


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Cinema/Movement York University
Popular Culture Flows in Northeast AsiaCentre for Korean Research, University of British Columbia


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Japanese Women Writing: Beginnings, Endings, Reversals and ReturnsUniversity of Alberta


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17th Annual JSAC Conference: Connections and Identities in East Asia and BeyondUniversity of Alberta
The City, the Body and the Text in Modern Japanese LiteratureUniversity of Toronto
Philosophers in JapanUniversity of Montreal


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Tensions and Linkages: CASA 25th Anniversary ConferenceCanadian Asian Studies Association
17th Annual JSAC Conference: Why Japan Matters More than Ever BeforeUniversity of Victoria


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16th Annual JSAC Conference: Japan at a CrossroadsMcMaster University
Dimensions of Japanese Ethnicity Within and WithoutInstitute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia
New Challenges for Welfare State ResearchDepartment of Sociology, University of Toronto


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15th Annual JSAC Conference: Japan in a Changed WorldUniversity of Calgary
Conference on Social and Political Change in JapanInstitute for Asian Research, University of British Columbia
Historical Consciousness, Historiography and Modern Japanese ValuesDepartment of Germanic, Slavic and East Asian Studies, University of Calgary
Changing Japanese Identities in Multicultural CanadaCentre for Asia-Pacific Initiatives, University of Victoria
Perspectives and Prospects on Canada-Japan RelationsCarleton University


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14th Annual JSAC Conference: Japan in the Age of GlobalizationUniversity of Saskatchewan
Across Time and Genre- Reading and Writing Japanese Women's TextsUniversity of Alberta
ORBICOM: The International Network of UNESCO Chairs and Associates in CommunicationsUniversité du Québec à Montréal


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13th Annual JSAC Conference: Japan and Asia Pacific in the 21st Century- History, Culture and Policy Issues Centre for Japanese Research, University of British Columbia
Japan and the Institutions of National TranslationMcGill University


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12th Annual JSAC Conference: Mediating Japan- Transformations in the Production of
Japanese Culture
McGill University
Understanding Japan in the 21st CenturyInstitute for International Relations, University of British Columbia


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Studies in Japanese Outdoor Space ExploitationCentre for Japanese Research, Université de Laval
11th Annual JSAC Conference: Japan After the Economic Miracle- In Search of New DirectionsUniversity of Northern British Columbia
The Internationalization of the Japanese Management SystemFaculty of Management, University of British Columbia


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Japanese Teachers' Summer WorkshopCanadian Association for Japanese Language Education
10th Annual JSAC Conference: Confidence and Uncertainty in JapanUniversity of Toronto
Edo: Past and PresentCentre for Japanese Research, University of British Columbia
Conference on Japanese Popular CultureCentre for Asia-Pacific Initiatives, University of Victoria