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World Beer Summit in Nagoya

July 31, 2017 by admin

With all that is happening in the world today I think we can all agree that a summit is needed.  A beer summit, perhaps with “beers from around the world + the best music = so happy” as its theme.  If such a thing were possible it seems likely we could sort these issues post haste, […]

Really Seeing The Sights: Observation Decks Around Nagoya

July 31, 2017 by Mark Guthrie

Whether you love or loathe the hustle and bustle of the big city, there are no two ways about it: Nagoya is an amazing place. There is so much going on, and so much to take in. It is a mass of contradictions and a striking hodge-podge of contrasting styles, of the traditional and the […]

Must See Shrines and Temples of Nagoya

July 26, 2017 by Mark Guthrie

Japan is served by two predominant religions: Shinto and Buddhism. Shinto is a form of ancestor worship and is the traditional religion of Japan – though it was codified in the eighth century it had been around for many centuries before with evidence that it was around during the pre-historical Jōmon period – with many […]

Nippon Domannaka Matsuri in Nagoya

July 20, 2017 by Ray Proper

The Nippon Domannaka Matsuri, commonly called Domatsuri, is the largest dance festival in the Nagoya/Chubu region, and involves dancers from all over Japan and abroad. This festival is one of the highlights of the Nagoya summer.  Every year over 200 dance teams and 23,000 performers participate by sharing original music, costumes, and dance routines that incorporate their own local culture with an […]

Reform and Accelerate:  Advancing Diversity in the Chubu Workplace

July 4, 2017 by admin

ACCJ Chubu invites you to the Chubu Women in Business Summit. We are pleased to be hosting our fourth annual event at the Westin Nagoya Castle on July 13th. This year’s theme is “Work Style Reform and Male Champions of Change.” Confirmed speakers include Keynote speaker: Dr. Denise Rutherford, President, 3M Japan Limited. Dr. Rutherford […]