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    • 06 Sep 2019
    • 22 Nov 2019
    • 12 sessions
    • DEC Training Center (room 180), 1階, 565 Metro Place South, Dublin, OH 43017



    講師: Laura Renz


    場所:565 Metro Place South DEC1階, 565 Metro Place S, Dublin, OH 43017

    受講料 (12回)

    JASCOメンバー: $200*

    非会員: $250


    • 11 Sep 2019
    • 10:00 AM
    • 09 Oct 2019
    • 11:30 AM
    • 565 Metro Pl S #300, Dublin, OH 43017 1F トレーニングセンター
    • 5






    場所:565 Metro Pl S #300, Dublin, OH 43017 1F トレーニングセンター


    受講費:12ドル( 現金を教室に持参ください)


    *お申込みは必要ありません。 教室にそのままお越しください。




    質問は レイダー まで


    • 28 Sep 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Kent State University, Satterfield Hall 311/313, 475 Janik Drive, Kent, OH 44242

    Date & Time: Saturday, September 28    9am to 5:00pm

    Location: Kent State University, Satterfield Hall 311/313
    Address: 475 Janik Drive, Kent, OH 44242
    Campus Map:

    This workshop offers an overview of the different forms of translation technology, including a discussion of their roles in the language industry and their impacts on translation workflows. The instructor will introduce three most important arenas where technology assists translation in the translation workflow: terminology, translation memory, and integrated machine translation. The attendees will have an opportunity to learn the concepts behind these technologies and explore/experiment translation memory system through hands-on activities.

    What will you learn?

    • The development of translation technology
    • The general impact of computer-assisted translation on translation output, including issues such as time, cost, effort, consistency, and quality
    • What to expect from translation technology and what translation technology expects from you


    9:00 am to 9:30 am           Registration

    9:30 am to 12:30 pm        Morning Session

    12:30 pm to 2:00 pm        Lunch

    2:00 pm  to 5:00 pm         Afternoon Session

    *The schedule is subject to change.


    Loubna Bilali is an Assistant Professor of Translation Studies at Kent State University. She is originally from Morocco, Loubna holds a Ph.D. in Translation with a focus on localization from Kent State University, a Master’s degree in Translation (French-English) also from KSU, and a Master’s Degree in Cross-Cultural Communication and Translation from Chouaib Doukkali University in Morocco. Loubna teaches translation technology courses in the MA in Translation Studies (onsite and online), and intercultural communication courses for the Bachelor of Science in Translation. Her research interests are varied, including localization training, terminology management, corpus-based research, and translation pedagogy.

    For more information and to register, visit 

    • 28 Sep 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    • OSU Hagerty Hall 180 (1775 College Rd)

    OSU East Asian Studies Center presents:


    Film screening & director comments

    Day of the Western Sunrise

    Keith Reimink, Director & Producer


    10:00am - 12:30pm (All)

    12:30 - 2:00pm (NCTA Alumni)

    Film: Free and open to the public.

    Flyer:  Sept 28 Flyer.pdf

    Teacher registration: Link


    Day of the Western Sunrise is an animated documentary by DALIBORKAfilms in the Japanese storytelling method kamishibai, which uses hand drawn visuals and 3D stills with  narration.  The film follows the crew of the fishing vessel, Daigo Fukuryu Marū (Lucky Dragon No. 5) on their search for tuna.  On March 1, 1954, the crew survived the Castle Bravo thermonucluer test in the Pacific Ocean by the United States, which was the largest explosion known.  The events of the explosion as well as the lasting impact on the crew’s lives are retold through interviews of the surviving crew and narration.   



    • 10:am - 12:30pm: Introduction by Director, Film Screening, Director Comments (All)
    • 12:30 - 2:00pm: Lunch & Educator Toolkit Discussion (NCTA Alumni - register by Sept. 13)

    Film Screening and Director's Introduction/Comments are free and open to the public (no registration necessary).

    Educators: To receive CEU's for the event, register at: Teacher Registration Link


    NCTA Alumni:  As a special NCTA Alumni event, receive a DVD of the film, the educator toolkit and lunch. Register by Sept. 13 at: NCTA Alumni Registration Link


    This event is supported by the University of Pittsburgh NCTA national coordinating site, Asian Studies Center, University Center for International Studies and a U.S. Department of Education Title VI Grant to The Ohio State University East Asian Studies Center.


    • 01 Oct 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • 114 N 3rd St, Columbus, OH

    Sake Tasting at Rishi

    Join our Sake Tasting event to celebrate on World Sake Day!

    Date: Oct 1, 2019

    Time: 6:00pm-7:30pm

    Location: 114 N 3rd St, Columbus, OH

    Entry Fee: JASCO member $25

                     JASCO non-member $35

    Limited space: 30

    • 03 Oct 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Schneider Downs, 65 E. State Street, Suite 2000, Columbus, Ohio 43215 - lobby

    Schneider Downs is hosting a free networking event for JASCO’s membership!


    Date:October 3, 2019

    Time:5:00 – 7:30 pm.

    Address:Schneider Downs, 65 E. State Street, Suite 2000, Columbus, Ohio 43215
    Parking: Columbus Commons underground parking garage. Parking will be validated.

    Food/drink: Light hors d’oeuvres and drinks - (cheese/fruit/veggie trays, plus some other food option, as well as a combination of drinks both alcoholic and non-alcoholic).

    • 12 Oct 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Franklin Park Conservatory

    Franklin Park Conservatory, in partnership with the Consulate General of Japan in Detroit, is hosting Adam Jones, international Bonsai expert for a special lecture and demonstration.

    Saturday, October 12, 2019
    Franklin Park Conservatory
    1-3 PM
    Conservatory ticket purchase required for entry.

    About Adam Jones

    After completing University degrees in The Fine Arts and Education bonsai professional Adam Jones arranged to build his cultural appreciation and world knowledge by spending a number of years teaching English in various countries throughout Asia. During those years he fell in love with the Japanese culture, particularly bonsai. After completing a five-year apprenticeship at one of the most renowned bonsai gardens in Japan, Mansei-En, located in the Omiya Bonsai-cho, Adam received certification as a bonsai professional from the Nippon Bonsai Association.

    In 2018 Adam opened his own bonsai nursery in Ami-mach, Ibaraki Japan making him the first Western born bonsai professional to operate a garden in Japan. At his garden, Tree House Bonsai, Adam combines his unique background in education and Art with the traditional aesthetics of Japanese bonsai to create works of Bonsai Art that bridge the worlds of east and west. Adam strives to help western bonsai enthusiast overcome the linguistic and cultural barriers most visitors to Japan find difficult in order to provide them with a truly memorable experience, and help spread the joy and art of Japanese bonsai throughout the world.

    • 16 Nov 2019
    • Ohio University Dublin Integrated Education Center 6805 Bobcat Way, Dublin, OH 43016
    • Japanese Automotive Translation & Interpreting Seminar

    • In Dublin, OH
    • Nov 16, 2019
    • Featuring:
      • Note Taking for Interpreters by Noriko Rogers (Owner of Borderless Interpreting & Translation)
      • Introduction to Technical Writing by Corinne Colbert (Technical writing instructor at Ohio University)
      • Deciphering Hand Written Japanese by Yoshihiro Mochizuki (Lecturer at University of Michigan)


    We are not ready to sell the tickets yet but more details will come soon!

    Please contact if you have any questions.


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