Convention of Nikkei & Japanese Abroad

The 54th Convention of Nikkei and Japanese Abroad

October 29th-31st, 2013



The object in holding the convention is to furnish opportunities for the Japanese descendants all over the world to provide information about their countries and to discuss among themselves ways of further strengthening ties of brotherhood and solidarity while keeping in mind the significance of cultural and personal exchanges as the main theme.
It is cordially requested that as many Nikkeis and Japanese Abroad as possible will attend this convention.


The application is closed.

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■ Theme ■

Nikkei-society and Japan in the multipolar age 
-Cooperation for sustainable growth-


■ Participants ■

Overseas 20 countries. About 200 participants.



■ Program ■


29th Oct
At Kensei Kinenkan






Special screening and lectures



Welcome Party attended by the Imperial Family


30th Oct

*Choose the course A or B.

■A Course:Meeting of Country Representative

10:00~17:30  (At JICA Ichigaya Building)


[Working Group Meeting Themes]

●Nikkei Society Abroad and Japan

●Nikkeis Living in Japan

●Nikkei Youth 

■B Course:Official Tour  

8:00 (Meet at Toshi center hotel / Kensei Kinenkan)

Mt.Fuji(Fifth station),

Lake Kawaguchi (may be subject to change)


After taking a rest at Toshi Center Hotel,We are going to Iikura

Guest House

■A/B Course:At Iikura Guest House


Welcome Reception hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan


31st Oct

At Kensei Kinenkan


Awarding Ceremony 



Presentations by Nikkei Children Living in Japan 



 Adoption of the Conference Declaration 



Lunchon hosted by Speakers of the House of Representatives and the President of the House of Councillors  


※The Program is subject to partial change.




■ Transportation ■

Kensei Kinenkan

(For Registry & Ceremony)
1-1-1, Nagata-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo


Use subway "Yurakucho line", "Hanzomon line", or "Nanboku line". Get off at "Nagatacho" station. 5-minute-walk from the "2nd Exit". Subway "Chiyoda line" or "Marunouchi line" can be used as well. Get off at "Kokkai gijido mae" station and walk about 7 minutes from the "2nd Exit".



JICA Ichigaya Building

(For The Representatives' Meetings)
10-5, Honmura-cho, Ichigaya, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo


Use JR "Chuo line","Sobu line". Get off at "Ichigaya" station.About 10-minute-walk from the station. Subway "Yurakucho line","ToeiShinjyuku line"can be used as well. Walk about 10 minutes from the "A1/4 Exit". Or "Yurakucho line","Nanboku line"also can be used. About 10-minute-walk from the "6th Exit".



■ MAP ■




■ Organizer ■

The Association of Nikkei and Japanese Abroad