Upcoming Events

Peer-to-Peer Support Event June

This year we are introducing a new morning networking opportunity for members to focus on professional development. Get ready with your coffee in hand and enjoy input, advice and ideas from your peers about how to grow professionally, engineer a career change or gain some insights on different elements of running or starting your own…

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Past Events

Summer Social- Community Building and Connection

June 17th @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (JST) FEW Japan has traditionally held an annual Summer Social gathering and while we had hoped it would have been face to face this year, we are still pleased to welcome our members and guests to make a virtual toast for another year of great community building. For this last monthly…

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June Virtual Lunch with Member Host Corinn Wilson

June 9th @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (JST) Recommended Reading This is our last Virtual Lunch before taking a break for the summer. We are delighted to welcome Corinn Wilson as our member host to share her curated list of recommendations and reviews of great books centering personal/professional development to random discovery. Many FEW members are established or…

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Game Changers: New Opportunities and Challenges in the Digital Transformation

May 20th @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (JST) Are you a digital game changer? If not now, then when? In May, the FEW monthly meeting will welcome special guest Noriko Rzonca, a financial industry expert, influencer and leader in data science-driven digital transformation (DX).  As Japan races full speed ahead to promote DX, an imperative across all industries…

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Managing the Ups and Downs of Professional Life

April 22nd @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (JST) Dr. Ashley Dash shares with us her secret sauce of success. Her story of facing foreclosure in America, being ‘stuck’ at work, and overcoming societal setbacks is a testament to her resilience. Through her own lived experiences,  Dr. Dash has distilled lasting lessons for managing the ups and downs of…

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Peer-to-Peer Support Event

This year we are introducing a new morning networking opportunity for members to focus on professional development. Get ready with your coffee in hand and enjoy input, advice and ideas from your peers about how to grow professionally, engineer a career change or gain some insights on different elements of running or starting your own…

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April Virtual Lunch with Kyoko

April 7th @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (JST) Virtual cherry blossom viewing Who can’t get enough of this beautiful cherry blossom viewing  season?  Since everything is going to be virtual these days and we can’t gather for a hanami party, why not enjoy cherry blossoms virtually over some glass of wine, sake or beer while we eat lunch?…

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Tackling the Gender Gap: Finding Your Niche

March 25th @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (JST) In March, the FEW Monthly meeting will have a special guest, Hitomi Komachi, a rising star female lawyer, and a mother of a newborn baby balancing her career and family life. The legal sector is traditionally male dominated and within it she specialises in the energy and natural resources sector,…

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March Virtual Lunch

March 10th @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (JST) Women’s thought leadership, Mori’s Miserable Musings about Women, and #ChooseToChallenge2021 Sign up for our March Virtual Lunch for a chat where we’ll share, reflect, learn, be inspired and motivate each other. For this International Women’s Day event, we will take up the theme of #ChooseToChallenge and FEW Japan members Jackie…

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Sustainable Building through Passive House Standards with Miwa Mori

February 25th @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (JST) Join us for an inspiring conversation with the remarkable Passive House architect, entrepreneur and community builder, Miwa Mori. Miwa Mori is a torch-bearer for the Passive House Movement in Japan. Passive house is a voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building, which reduces the building’s ecological footprint. Miwa is…

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February Virtual Lunch

February 9th @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (JST) February Virtual Lunch with Akiko Suzuki Join FEW for an intimate talk with trekking professional Akiko Suzuki on how she became a trekking guide and to hear her life journey. She will be sharing hiking and trekking photos from New Zealand and Japan that will be just like a virtual…

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