IJS Conference: "Alumni Voices: Sharing Japan-related Experiences & Opportunities"

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October 24, 2015
9:00AM - 5:00PM
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Hagerty Hall (1775 College Rd) & Page Hall (OSU campus)

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Add to Calendar 2015-10-24 09:00:00 2015-10-24 17:00:00 IJS Conference: "Alumni Voices: Sharing Japan-related Experiences & Opportunities" The Ohio-Japan Alumni Network (OH-JAN) and the Institute for Japanese Studies (OSU) are pleased to host the conference, “Alumni Voices: Sharing Japan-related Experiences & Opportunities”This Signature Event brings together students, alumni, and teachers of Japan-related programs in Ohio to share Japan-related experiences and network through the common threads that connect everyone across generation, career, and institution.Saturday, October 24, 2015   (9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)Place:            Columbus, OH (on the OSU Campus)                      Hagerty Hall  (1775 College Rd, Columbus, OH  43210)                      Page Hall (1810 College Rd, Columbus, OH 43210)Website:       Website LinkRSVP:            Registration linkCost:              Free for event (parking and lunch on your own)Speakers:       Invited Speakers (also listed below)Flyer:              Event FlyerSchedule:       Event ScheduleDirections:      Directions LinkParking:          Ohio Union South Garage (1759 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43210)Parking Information:Please park in the Ohio Union South Garage (1759 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43210).  This is west of High Street, south of Lane Ave.  Please take a ticket when you enter the garage and pay upon exit.  Parking fee information ($7 on weekends)PROGRAM:Registration/Networking/Opening Remarks: Hagerty Hall, Room 180 (9:00 a.m.—10:00 a.m.)TECHNOLOGY PANEL: Page Hall, Room 10 (10:15 a.m.—11:45 a.m.)Siena Aguayo, Software Engineer, IndiegogoNeil Anderson, Global Technical Operations- Process Engineer, AffymetrixRay Grieselhuber, CEO & Founder, Ginzamarkets, Inc.Moderator: Drew Cook, Project & Technology Manager, BioOhio BUSINESS PANEL: Page Hall, Room 20 (10:15 a.m.—11:45 a.m.)Keith Albrecht, General Manager- Sales & Marketing, Fuserashi International Technology, Inc.Elizabeth Bender, Freelance Translator and Interpreter, Templefield Translations,Sheila Spradlin Reich, Managing Director- International Banking, Huntington BankModerator: Andrew Lower, Operation Support General Manager, THK Manufacturing of America ACADEMIA PANEL: Page Hall, Room 10 (1:00 p.m.— 2:30 p.m.) Iya Nemastil, Japanese Instructor, Marysville High SchoolAbigail Shelton, Lecturer -Honda Project c/o Combined ESL Programs 2.0, The Ohio State UniversityMichael Tangeman, Associate Professor, Denison UniversityModerator: Laura Bolling, Coordinator - Graduate International Admission, Miami UniversityBUSINESS/LAW PANEL: Page Hall, Room 20 (1:00 p.m.—2:30 p.m.)Zachary Piña, Managing Editor, HuckberryMeghan Ventura, Community Manager, Games for ChangeRyan Waggoner, Associate, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLPModerator: Mark Huber, Logistics Manager, Hirschvogel Incorporated Alumni/Student/University Meetings: Page Hall/Hagerty Hall (2:45 p.m.—4:30 p.m.)Closing Remarks: Hagerty Hall, Room 180 (4:30 p.m.—5:00 p.m.)Sponsors:Ohio-Japan Alumni Network (OH-JAN) & Institute for Japanese Studies (IJS)The Japan Foundation Center for Global PartnershipU.S. Department of Education Title VI grant for The Ohio State University East Asian Studies CenterDetails of OH-JAN at http://u.osu.edu/ohiojapanalumninetwork. For more information, please contact Janet Stucky Smith, Institute for Japanese Studies, stucky.7@osu.edu or 614-292-3345.  Hagerty Hall (1775 College Rd) & Page Hall (OSU campus) East Asian Studies Center easc@osu.edu America/New_York public
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The Ohio-Japan Alumni Network (OH-JAN) and the Institute for Japanese Studies (OSU) are pleased to host the conference, “Alumni Voices: Sharing Japan-related Experiences & Opportunities”

This Signature Event brings together students, alumni, and teachers of Japan-related programs in Ohio to share Japan-related experiences and network through the common threads that connect everyone across generation, career, and institution.

Saturday, October 24, 2015   (9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)


Place:            Columbus, OH (on the OSU Campus)
                      Hagerty Hall  (1775 College Rd, Columbus, OH  43210)
                      Page Hall (1810 College Rd, Columbus, OH 43210)
Website:       Website Link
RSVP:            Registration link
Cost:              Free for event (parking and lunch on your own)
Speakers:       Invited Speakers (also listed below)
Flyer:              Event Flyer
Schedule:       Event Schedule
Directions:      Directions Link
Parking:          Ohio Union South Garage (1759 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43210)

Parking Information:
Please park in the Ohio Union South Garage (1759 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43210).  This is west of High Street, south of Lane Ave.  Please take a ticket when you enter the garage and pay upon exit.  Parking fee information ($7 on weekends)

PROGRAM:

Registration/Networking/Opening Remarks: Hagerty Hall, Room 180 (9:00 a.m.—10:00 a.m.)

TECHNOLOGY PANEL: Page Hall, Room 10 (10:15 a.m.—11:45 a.m.)
Siena Aguayo, Software Engineer, Indiegogo
Neil Anderson, Global Technical Operations- Process Engineer, Affymetrix
Ray Grieselhuber, CEO & Founder, Ginzamarkets, Inc.
Moderator: Drew Cook, Project & Technology Manager, BioOhio
 
BUSINESS PANEL: Page Hall, Room 20 (10:15 a.m.—11:45 a.m.)
Keith Albrecht, General Manager- Sales & Marketing, Fuserashi International Technology, Inc.
Elizabeth Bender, Freelance Translator and Interpreter, Templefield Translations,
Sheila Spradlin Reich, Managing Director- International Banking, Huntington Bank
Moderator: Andrew Lower, Operation Support General Manager, THK Manufacturing of America
 
ACADEMIA PANEL: Page Hall, Room 10 (1:00 p.m.— 2:30 p.m.) 
Iya Nemastil, Japanese Instructor, Marysville High School
Abigail Shelton, Lecturer -Honda Project c/o Combined ESL Programs 2.0, The Ohio State University
Michael Tangeman, Associate Professor, Denison University
Moderator: Laura Bolling, Coordinator - Graduate International Admission, Miami University

BUSINESS/LAW PANEL: Page Hall, Room 20 (1:00 p.m.—2:30 p.m.)
Zachary Piña, Managing Editor, Huckberry
Meghan Ventura, Community Manager, Games for Change
Ryan Waggoner, Associate, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP
Moderator: Mark Huber, Logistics Manager, Hirschvogel Incorporated
 
Alumni/Student/University Meetings: Page Hall/Hagerty Hall (2:45 p.m.—4:30 p.m.)

Closing Remarks: Hagerty Hall, Room 180 (4:30 p.m.—5:00 p.m.)

Sponsors:
Ohio-Japan Alumni Network (OH-JAN) & Institute for Japanese Studies (IJS)
The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership
U.S. Department of Education Title VI grant for The Ohio State University East Asian Studies CenterDetails of OH-JAN at http://u.osu.edu/ohiojapanalumninetwork

For more information, please contact Janet Stucky Smith, Institute for Japanese Studies, stucky.7@osu.edu or 614-292-3345.