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Communication Society - Japan

Previous Events

PCS-J Technical Meeting, 2014

Place:Online Adobe Connect Room
Date:October 28, 2014
Time:13:15-14:00
Speaker:Roderick Lange (Ehime University)
Title:Are we on the same page? A report of a needs analysis into the necessity and usage of English in the workplace.
Attendance:FREE

International Professional Communication Conference (IPCC 2014)

Date:October 13-15, 2014
Venue:Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, UK.
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Links: IPCC 2014 Conference Homepage

PCS-J 2nd Technical Meeting, 2013

Date:November 2, 2013 (Saturday)
Venue:University of Aizu
Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Fukushima-ken 965-8580, Japan
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Place:Research Quadrangle iLab 1 and 2
(Marked as No. 3 on the campus map)
Access:[Click here]
Notes:Final train connecting to the Shinkansen (via Koriyama) for return to Tokyo leaves Aizuwakamatsu JR station at 8:16 pm.
Hotels:Toyoko Inn [In front of station (5 min. by taxi to campus)]
Onyado Toho Hotel [Spa/Hot Spring (20 min. to campus by taxi)]
Cost:PCSJ Members: 1000 yen
PCSJ Non-Members: 2000 yen (No registration fees for ACM members)
Program Program Booklet.
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Speakers: Professor Thomas Robb (Kyoto Sangyo University), Professor Gordon Bateson (Kanazawa Gakuin University), Professor Pauline Kawamoto (Shinshu University), John Brine (University of Aizu), and Professor Ben Abdallah Abderazek (University of Aizu)
Sponsored by:IEEE PCSJ

PCS-J 1st Technical Meeting, 2013

Date:June 29, 2013 (Saturday)
Meeting Theme:Computer Assisted Language Learning and Teaching
Venue:Mitsue-Links Head Office (Seminar Room)
Sumitomo Fudosan Shinjuku Grand Tower 33F, 8-17-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo.
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Cost:IEEE Members: 1000 yen
IEEE Non-Members: 2000 yen
Program Overview Download the program booklet here
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Invited Speakers: Ian Wilson, Kazunori Nozawa, Hiroyuki Obari, and Ron DiCarlantonio
Dinner:Mana-Mana (Italian Kitchen) - B1F of the same building.

International Professional Communication Conference (IPCC 2013)

Date:July 15-17, 2013
Venue:University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada
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Links: IPCC 2013 Conference Homepage

PCS-J 2nd Technical Meeting, 2012

Date:October 27-28, 2012 (Saturday/Sunday)
Meeting Theme:Assessment, E-learning and Usability
Venue:University of Aizu
Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Fukushima-ken 965-8580, Japan
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Place:University-Business Innovation Center (UBIC) Theater
In Japanese (ŽY‹ĆƒCƒmƒx[ƒVƒ‡ƒ“ƒZƒ“ƒ^[)
(UBIC is marked as No. 11 on the campus map)
Access:[Click here]
Aizuwakamatsu JR station at 8:16 pm.
Hotels:Toyoko Inn [In front of station (5 min. by taxi to campus)]
Onyado Toho Hotel [Spa/Hot Spring (20 min. to campus by taxi)]
Cost:PCSJ Members: 1000 yen
PCSJ Non-Members: 1500 yen (No registration fees for ACM members)
Program Program Booklet.
Click here for more details
Keynote speakers: Roger A. Grice and Matt Rolph
Sponsored by:IEEE PCSJ and ACM Chapter on Technical Communication

International Professional Communication Conference (IPCC 2012)

Date:October 8-10, 2012
Venue:University of Central Florida (UCF), USA
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Links: IPCC 2012 Conference Homepage

PCSJ 1st Technical Meeting, 2012

Date:June 16, 2012 (Saturday)
Venue:Tokyo Denki University (Senju Campus) 5 Senju Asahi-cho, Adachi-ku, Tokyo 120-8551, Japan

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Place:Building 1, 2nd floor, 1215 seminar room
Access:[Click here]
Cost:Members: 1000 yen
Non-Members: 1500 yen
ProgramKeynote Speeches by Kentaro GO (Univ. of Yamanashi) and Toyohiro KANAYAMA (Mitsue-Links Co., Ltd.).
Presentations by Mathew APPLE, Anna DANIELEWICZ-BETZ, and Kazuaki YAMAUCHI
Download the program [here].
Timetable13:00 - Registration
13:25-14:10 Keynote Speech 1: Designing UX design workshop for IT developers in Japan (Toyohiro KANAYAMA)
14:15-15:00 Keynote Speech 2: What Properties Make Scenarios Useful in Design for Usability? (Kentaro GO)
15:00-15:20 Coffee Break
15:20-15:50 What about English motivates science students? (Mathew APPLE)
15:50-16:20 Educating Saudi Female Students: A Retrospective (Anna DANIELEWICZ-BETZ)
16:20-16:50 Promoting English Education to Incoming Japanese High School Students (Kazuaki YAMAUCHI)
16:55-17:20 PCSJ Chapter Business Meeting
17:30 Informal Dinner (to be decided)

PCS-J 2nd Technical Meeting, 2011

Date:November 12, 2011 (Saturday)
Venue:University of Aizu
Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Fukushima-ken 965-8580, Japan
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Place:University-Business Innovation Center (UBIC) Theater
In Japanese (ŽY‹ĆƒCƒmƒx[ƒVƒ‡ƒ“ƒZƒ“ƒ^[)
(UBIC is marked as No. 11 on the campus map)
Access:[Click here]
Notes:Final train connecting to the Shinkansen (via Koriyama) for return to Tokyo leaves Aizuwakamatsu JR station at 8:16 pm.
Hotels:Toyoko Inn [In front of station (5 min. by taxi to campus)]
Onyado Toho Hotel [Spa/Hot Spring (20 min. to campus by taxi)]
Cost:Members: 1000 yen
Non-Members: 1500 yen
ProgramClick here for more details
Download the program from here

International Professional Communication Conference (IPCC 2011)

Date:October 17 - 19, 2011
Venue:University of Cincinnati, USA
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Links: IPCC 2011 Conference Homepage

PCS-J 1st Technical Meeting, 2011

Date:May 15, 2011 (Sunday)
Venue:Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
1-5-45 Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo
Room:M&D Tower, 2F, Kyouyoukougishitsu
Enter the campus from "Ochanomizu Gate (お茶の水門) E
M&D Tower is Building #12 on the [Access Map]
(*NOT* the building marked in red)
Cost:Members: 1500 yen
Non-Members: 2000 yen
TMDU Contact:Kevin Cleary, Associate Professor, International Exchange Center
Call for papers:Finished
ProgramClick here for more details

PCS-J 2nd Technical Meeting, 2010

Date:Dec 12, 2010 (Sunday)
Venue:Shinshu University, Nagano-Engineering Campus, Nagano, Japan
Department of Information Engineering (#13 on the Access Map below)
[Access Map]
Participants coming by train should leave from the *EAST EXIT* of the station and then head south to the *ENGINEERING* campus.
Cost:Members: 1,500 yen
Non-Members: 2,500 yen
Call for papers:Send an email including your name, affiliation, a working title, and a 75-word-or-less abstract of your proposed presentation
to William Rozycki (Chair) at  rozycki email
Deadline: October 30, 2010
Details: View schedule and abstracts here [PDF]
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International Professional Communication Conference (IPCC 2010)

Date:July 7 - 9, 2010
Venue:University of Twente, the Netherlands
Links: Conference Homepage

PCS-J 1st Technical Meeting, 2010

Date:May 23, 2010 (Sunday) 13:30-16:00
Venue:Bldg 62, 1st floor Meeting Room, Waseda University - West Campus (Previously Ohkubo Campus), Tokyo, Japan
Cost:Members: 500 yen. Non-members: 1000 yen.
Deadlines:Send a working title and 50-word-or-less abstract to William Rozycki (Chair) at rozycki email by April 28, 2010
Links: Meeting Timetable
Access Map (English)
Access Map (Japanese)

IEEE PCSJ Annual Conference 2009

Time and Date:December 13th, 2009 (Sunday) 10:00-17:30
Main speaker:Thomas Orr (The University of Aizu)
Title:Serious English Education for Serious Engineering Schools
Venue:Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo (Toyosu Campus), Kenkyutou Building (研究棁E, 5th floor
Access Maps: http://www.shibaura-it.ac.jp/access/index_e.html (English)
http://www.shibaura-it.ac.jp/access/index.html (Japanese)
Links: PCSJ 2009 Conference Page
PCSJ 2009 Call for papers

Program for Fostering Human Resources with Sigma-Type Integrative Ability

Time and Date:July 4th, 2009 (Saturday) 13:00 E˝EE˝E17:00
Venue:Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo (Shibaura Campus)
Links: Conference Poster [English]
Conference Poster [Japanese]

IEEE Professional Communication Society - Japan Chapter Annual Seminar 2008

Time and Date:November 16, 2008 (Sun) 10:00-17:30
Main speaker:Dr. George Weir (University of Strathclyde, UK)
Title:Textual Analysis, Readability Assessment and Communication
Venue:Waseda University, Tokyo (Ohkubo Campus)
Building 62, West-Tower
Links: PCSJ 2008 Conference Page
Conference Proceedings [English]

IEEE Professional Communication Society - 2008 Technical Meeting 1

Time and Date:May 24th, 2008 (Saturday) 14:00-17:00
Main speaker:Debopriyo Roy, Ph.D. (The University of Aizu)
Title:Web Design and Usability
Venue:Waseda University, Tokyo (Ohkubo Campus)
Links: Program (PDF)

IEEE Professional Communication Society - Japan Chapter Annual Seminar 2007

Time and Date:October 19, 2007
Venue:The University of Aizu, Aizu Wakamatsu, Japan
Links: The University of Aizu, Aizu Wakamatsu, Japan

IEEE Professional Communication Society - 2007 Technical Meeting 1

Time and Date:March 18th, 2007 (Sunday) 14:00-16:30
Main speaker:Laurence Anthony, Ph.D.(Waseda University)
Title:Technical Workshop on Effective Presentation Skills in English
Venue:Waseda University, Tokyo (Ohkubo Campus)
Links: Program (PDF)