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

Date Event Location Activity Link
9th Feb London Anime Convention London Lecture
26th Stop The Clock Day York Stop The Clock Day at school in York. Lecture on Japanese Culture and Language  
2nd & 3rd Minamicon Southampton Lectures on Famous Samurai and Their Diet and Japanese Etiquette. Teaching Japanese language using Anime. Japanese traditional dance and teaching dance.
11th   Danubius Hotel Lecture Kimono, Tea ceremony, Shinto and Bushido at Danubius Hotel This is a part of two years anniversary after Tsunami event  
23rd & 24th Sunnycon   Lecture on Samurai, Teaching Japanese traditional dance Teaching Japanese calligraphy at Sunnycon
26th Mar-5th Apr   Japan Activity in Japan  
27th Mar-5th Apr Lucky Con Lincoln Attending Lucky Con, anime convention in Lincoln  
5th May   Newcastle Lecture on Bushido and Shinto & Tea ceremony and Kimono for Kendo Club in Newcastle  
11th May May Fair Richmond Attending May Fair in Richmond to appeal the Aid For Japan charity – face painting & calligraphy  
18th May   South Thames College Teach calligraphy in South Thames College  
8th June Ham Fair Richmond Attending Ham Fair near Richmond – face painting & calligraphy  
13th June   Birmingham Lecture at school in Birmingham  
20th-23rd June International Rotary Conference Lisbon Appeal for Aid For Japan at International Rotary conference in Lisbon  
20th July Koi Festival Sussex Koi (carp) Festival in Sussex – Japanese Traditional Dance  
21st July London Anime Con London Lectures at Anime League in London  
23rd Jul-6th Aug Summer Residential Course Japan Summer Residential Course with Tsunami orphans in Japan
10th & 11th Aug Bonsai Festival   Bonsai Festival – Lecture and Traditional Dance  
16th-18th Aug Ayacon   Ayacon anime convention – lectures
30th Aug-1st Sept Nomcon Ireland Nomcon in Dublin  
7th Sept (Sat) Alcon   Lecture at Alcon (Anime convention)
13th Sept (Friday)   Banbury Lecture Women’s role in Japan at Inner Wheel Club in Banbury  
17th Sept (Tuesday) Kaiseki Richmond Charity event. Kaiseki Japanese 9-course traditional dinner in Richmond
19th Sept (Thursday)   Leytonstone Charity appeal lecture at Leytonstone & Woodford Rotary Club
16th Oct (Wednesday)   Carshalton Lecture Charity and life in Japan at Inner Wheel Club of Carshalton  
24th Oct-8th Nov   Japan Visiting many Rotary Clubs in Japan to appeal for Aid For Japan charity
3rd Nov (Sunday)   Japan Aid For Japan charity event in Tokyo
9th Nov (Saturday) Doki Doki Manchester Guest at Doki Doki Con (Anime convention) in Manchester  
11th Nov (Monday)   London Lecture at King’s College in London  
19th Dec-30 Dec   Japan Cultural exchange trip to Japan