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Student EXPO Feel the Cool Japan

Panel Discussion "Women's Empowerment in Society" (12:15-15:00) & Japan Cultural Event (13:00-16:30)

Panel Discussion "Women's Empowerment in Society", Room Ragnar
A student discussion between Japanese students and all students living in Sweden. We will compare from various perspectives, and ways to promote women's social advancement in Japan. Through a panel discussion with three guest speakers, students will actively exchange their opinions!

※This event will be held in English.

Time schedule
12:15~12:30 Opening ceremony 
H.E. Mr. Masaki Noke, Ambassador, The Embassy of Japan 

12:30~13:30 Panel discussion "Women's Empowerment in Society"
・Ms. Kana Wakabayashi:Stockholm Office Director of Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO)
・Mr. Kazuhiko Kawasaki:Emeritus Professor at Tokai University
・Mr. Patrik Ström:Director of European Institute of Japanese Study (EIJS)

13:30~13:45 Questions and Answers 
13:45~13:55 Break time 
13:55~14:25 Discussion between students
14:25~15:00 Closing ceremony, photo shoot

Cultural Event, Room 320
Cultural Experience Event offers sessions to experience Japanese culture, focusing on the 'Onigiri Making Experience'.
Other activities are kendama and origami experience, and Japanese sweets and alcohol will be served.
We want you all to learn about Japanese culture while also having fun!

※There is no maximum number of participants, so please feel free to join us.

Time schedule
13:00 - 16:30
Onigiri workshop
14:00 ~14:30 Part 1
15:30 ~16:00 Part 2
16:00 ~16:30 Part 3

※Please note that priority may be given to participants of student conference events in the second and third sessions.

We have a limit on the number of participants for the onigiri workshop. Whoever joins student conferences applies first. Thus, others might not join without attending the conference.

・Onigiri-making experiences
・Japanese toy (kendama, origami) experiences
・Japanese snacks and beverages (sake and tea) (First come, first served)

This event is organised by the student organisation, Sweäters.

If you have any questions about the event, please feel free to contact Sweäters: jiss.sweaters@gmail.com and check below for further information and registration. 


For more information on other events and useful information for international students, please check out Sweäters' official Instagram (@sweaters_jp) and note (https://note.com/sweaters_media)!

We look forward to seeing you there!