Organized conferences and workshops

2017

  • 3. Jahrestagung der Kulturwissenschaftlichen Vereinigung: Bodies in Motion. (FWO funded) 16-18.11., Ghent Link
  • Paradigms of Change in Modernising Asia and America, 13.-14.9. (FWO and Fulbright funded, together with Francesco Campagnola) Link
  • Summer workshop for art students from Kanazawa University: Flemish Art. 11.-12.9.

2016

  • Olympic Legacies: From Antwerp (1920)-Tokyo (2020). Meiji Jingu, Intercultural Research Institute 1-1 Yoyogi Kamizono-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 12.10. Program of the Royal State Mission to Japan. Link
  • Hokudai Days Ghent: Connecting Japan and Belgium, Ghent, Het Pand, 29.2.-2-3. Link

2015

  • International Conference: Emotionalizing the Nation: Conflicting Food Identities in Japan. Royal Flemish Academy, Brussels, 1.-3.7. (Sponsored by The Japan Foundation and FWO, organized together with Tine Walravens) Link

2014

  • International student seminar: 6th European Spring Academy. Ghent University ‑ Ritsumeikan, Ghent, 21-25.2 (internationalisation@home). Programma en foto's

2013   

  • Doctoral Workshop (one week) with KADOYA Atsushi on The Characteristics of Syncretism - A Critical Approach to Shintoism and Buddhism in Japan(with financial support from The Japan Foundation and Ghent University Doctoral School of Arts, Humanities and Law), Ghent, Het Pand, 12-18 November.
  • Workshop "Making Anime" en organisatie van filmpresentatie en interview met anime regisseur HARA Keiichi, Ghent University, 12.3.-13.3. (internationalisation@home)
  • International student seminar: 5th European Spring Academy. Ghent University ‑ Ritsumeikan, Ghent, 21-24.2.

2012

  • International Conference: The Reaction of the Japanese Diaspora on the triple catastrophe in March 2011. (together with Christian Tagsold), 22-23.6. http://www.southandeastasia.ugent.be/Japanese_Diaspora_Triple_Catastrophe_2011 (Japan Foundation financed conference)
  • International student seminar: Ghent University ‑ Ritsumeikan European Spring Academy, Ghent, 17-18.2. (internationalisation@home)

2011

2010

  • International student seminar: Ghent University ‑ Ritsumeikan European Spring Academy, Ghent, 23.2.

2009

  • International Conference: Remembering the Glory Days of the Nation: Sport as lieu de memoire in Japan, 18- 20.3. 2009, Royal Flemish Academy, Brussel samen met Christian Tagsold http://www.remember-the-glory-days.ugent.be/ (Japan Foundation, FWO and Royal Flemish Academy financed conference)
  • International student seminar: Ghent University ‑ Ritsumeikan European Spring Academy, Ghent, 19.2.