Listed below are some of Akemi’s lectures, demonstrations, workshops, exhibitions and cultural exchange activities.

Date Event Location Activity Link
10th Japanese Cultural Day Two Rivers High School, Tamworth    
Every Wed Teaching   Ravens Bourne School  
5th Lecture London London Anime Club  
25th-27th Feb Tsukino-Con Victoria, BC, Canada
5th Bunkasai – Japanese Culture Festival Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL Featuring shamisen, martial arts, Japanese language, Para Para dance kimono fashion show, cosplay competition, manga workshops, Tea Ceremony and more.
8th Lecture The Corinium Ladies Luncheon Club Japanese Etiquette Lecture  
12th Lecture The Embroiderers’ Guild In West Essex Tea Ceremony and Kimono Lecture  
18th & 19th Minami-Con Novotel Hotel, Southampton, UK Guest Speaker
20th-31st Cultural Study Trip Japan Cultural Study Trip To Japan (cancelled)  
1st 4thought Channel 4 7:25pm
1st-3rd Kitacon Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel, Birmingham, UK Guest Speaker
15th Bexley Anime and Manga Festival Erith Library Lecture  
18th-24th Japan Trip Japan Akemi’s Japanese Assistance Trip (cancelled)  
26th May Workshop   Workshop at Birds Bush Primary School, Tamworth  
20th May Lecture   Lecture (Japanese Manner) at Victoria Library  
10th-13th, 16th-19th, 23rd, 27th and 31st (from 16:00-5:30am) Filming   Filming for 47 Ronin film  
14th Tea Ceremony   Tea Ceremony at Livingstone House (Charity event)  
15th Play for Japan – Japan Aid Conway Hall, London Fundraiser Event for Aid For Japan
1st, 14th, 16th Filming   Filming for 47 Ronin film  
12th Lecture London Kimono lecture at Geffrye museum in London. 13:00-14:00 and 15:00-16:00  
13th Workshop   Japanese workshop in St Francis CE Primary school in Hampshire  
18th & 19th Nema Con York Nema Con, York
19th Brighton Festival Brighton Lecture and demonstration in Brighton Festival  
20th Lecture London Japanese Manner and Life Style Lecture at Victoria library  
1st Lecture   Lecture in Hindleys a special Art College  
2nd & 3rd Japanese Art Festival Conway Hall, London Japanese Art Festival, Conway Hall, London
5th Lecture   Japanese Lecture at Hemel Hempstead School  
9th London Film and Comic Con London London Film and Comic Con – lecture  
11th Lecture   Lecture and workshop at St. Wilfrids Catholic High School  
12th Lecture Dorset Lecture at The Wing Centre in Bournemouth, Dorset  
13th Consultant   23rd Japan business trip as a consultant  
23rd     Return from Japan  
25th-29th Teaching London Teaching a course: Japanese Language and Culture in the Future University in London  
30th World Together Day Wakefield Demonstration of Tea ceremony at “World Together Day” in Wakefield Westgate  
31st London Anime Con 2011 London Lectures at Anime League in London  
14th Lecture and Demonstration   Tea Ceremony at Geffrey Museum  
19th-21st Ayacon Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry, UK Ayacon (Anime convention) as a guest speaker (Japanese culture)
26th-29th Abunai Holland Abunai (Anime convention) in Holland as a guest speaker  
3rd & 4th Sussex Bonsai Festival   Lecture and demonstration
Tea ceremony, Bushido and Shinto, The History of Kimono, Teaching calligraphy
Every Wed 19:00 – 23:00 Bunkasai Club London Bunkasai Club to help
8th-11th Alcon 2011 De Montfort University, Leicester, UK Lecture and demonstration: Teaching Japanese Language using Anime  
11th   London Helping to wear Yukata – Akari project near river Thames (The Japan Society and embassy)  
18th Matsuri   Appeal for Fundraising – Aid For Japan for orphans in Matsuri  
22nd Dance Festival London Japanese Traditional Dance (Nihonbuyo) at Dance Festival in London  
26th Lecture London Lecture: The History of Kimono at London College of Fashion  
4th-6th NekoCon USA Guest of NekoCon convention in USA  
12th-13th Doki Doki Sugden Sports Centre, Manchester, UK Lectures and Demonstration at Doki Doki Con in Manchester
25th Bunkasai Old Spitalfields Market, London Kimono Fashion Show, Tea ceremony, shamisen, traditional Japanese Dance plus Harajuku and cosplay fashion show
29th Lecture Yorkshire Lecture in Yorkshire  
1st Lecture Bishops’s Stortford College Lecture at Bishops’s Stortford College  
2nd Workshop   Workshop for Astley Copper school  
3rd Tea Ceremony London Japanese table manner lesson and Tea Ceremony at Mitsukoshi restaurant in London  
7th Teaching Cambridge Teaching Japanese business manner in Cambridge  
19th   Japan Leaving for Japan