Tokyo Meeting December 10, 2011

Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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Introducing the JAT Pharma Translation Handbook Speakers: Doug Havens and Tony Atkinson Speakers’ Profiles: L. Douglas Havens Doug Havens studied biochemistry and microbiology in a premed course at McGill University in Montreal, and worked as a French and German to...

A Comparative Look at the Civil Law and Common Law Legal Systems

Time: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Location: Conference Room 403, Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 3-2-2 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0005

  A Comparative Look at the Civil Law and Common Law Legal Systems Finbarr (Barry) McCarthy, Associate Professor of Law, Temple University School of Law (Japan Campus) Date: December 3 (Saturday) Time: 3:00 ~ 5:00 p.m. Place: Conference Room 403, Tokyo Chamber of Commerce...

PROJECT Nagoya 2011

Time: All day

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WINC Aichi http://www.winc-aichi.jp/ November 12th, 2011 The venue is only 5 minutes on foot from Nagoya Station. The main theme for this event will be: "The technical side to translating and interpreting."  We already have some promising speakers...

October 23 KAT Translation Seminar in Hiroshima

Time: 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

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October 23 KAT Translation Seminar in Hiroshima​ PART I:   "From 'Translating English sentences into Japanese' to 'E-J Translation'" by Masahiro Ohkoshi 1. So this is how that great Japanese novel is expressed in English…Translators have it hard. 2. Present in English,...

October 15 JAT Tokyo Meeting

Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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Our next JAT Tokyo translation workshop will be an English>Japanese session by veteran translator Mayumi Adachi. Hope to see you all there! Title: How to Effectively Translate Personal Pronouns Speaker: Mayumi Adachi. Brief Description This is going to...

JATLAW Seminar: Translating Employment Rules 101

Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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Translating Employment Rules 101 By Carol Lawson Date:   Saturday, October 1, 2011 Time:   14:00-16:00 Place:   Conference Room 403, Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry Address:   3-2-2 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0005 Map:    http:/...

Kamakura Hike & Spike 2011

Time: 1:30 pm – 9:00 pm

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Purpose: To promote comradery and outdoor fun for us sedentary translators in the area Date: Sept. 23, 2011 (Friday) Time & Place: 1:30 PM at Kita Kamakura station (north exit) for hike Hike to Zuisenji, walk to Kamakura station (about 3.5 hours total) Dinner: ...

September 17 JAT Tokyo Meeting

Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Location: フォーラムエイト (Forum 8, Shibuya)

"Yokai 101 - Meet the Yokai Speaker: Matthew Alt Outline As the late-summer spook season winds down, join us for "Yokai 101" -- an introduction to the things that go bump in Japan's night. The co-author of "Yokai Attack! The Japanese Monster...

September 17 KAT Presentation and Panel Discussion

Time: 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Location: 大阪

JAT Tokyo Summer Party 2011

Time: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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We plan to conduct a book swap again this year. Bring along a book (or books) to exchange for other people's. There's no need to wrap the books, which can be of any genre, and in Japanese or English. We...