February 16, 2019
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sozokan near Doshomachi in Osaka

Location: Sozokan near Doshomachi in Osaka (
Time/date: 13:00 to 20:00 on Saturday, February 16, 2019
Admission: 2000 yen for JAT members, 3000 yen for non-members

PROGRAM (subject to change)
13:00 - 13:30 Check-in and opening remarks
13:30 - 16:30 Individual presentations (with a short break)
16:30 - 18:00 Networking and bento supper
18:00 - 20:00 Translation workshop (challenging sentences, E>J and J>E)

Individual Presentations
Prepare a 5- to 10-minute presentation on a translation- or biomedicine-related topic of your choice. You might consider discussing a term or concept, summarizing a useful online or paper-based resource you use, or giving a demo of a translation tool. A projector will be available for you to use. Each presentation will be followed by a short Q&A period.

Networking and Bento Supper
Bring your own bento and network with other attendees.

Translation Workshop
We will work in groups to translate tough sentences from E>J and J>E. Do you have a challenging sentence you would like us to use in the workshop? Email it to Ben Tompkins at ben at-mark

We Need Your Help
Please encourage your colleagues to attend the event. 

Questions? Comments? Email the organizers at ben at-mark