Event archive

2019

Visit of Aluminerie Alouette in Sept-Îles, Quebec (October 11, 2019)

Kampai Montreal (October 10, 2019)

Reception for sake industry representatives (October 9, 2019)

Conferment of the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon upon UQAM Honorary Professor Claude Yves Charron (October 3, 2019)

MILAMOS Project workshop (October 2, 2019)

Meeting with representatives of the Union des producteurs agricoles (UPA) (October 1, 2019)

Meeting with Chief Scientist of Quebec Rémi Quirion (September 30, 2019)

Vernissage of the “D’encre, de terre et de feu” Exhibition (September 29, 2019)

Official Visit of Ambassador Ishikane and Consul General Izawa to Newfoundland and Labrador (September 25 to 27, 2019)

Meeting with International Relations and La Francophonie Deputy Minister Sylvie Barcelo (September 24, 2019)

Calligraphy demonstration organised by Espace Japon at Université Laval (September 21, 2019)

Discussion with representatives of the Quebec-Japan Business Forum (QJBF) (September 19, 2019)

Seminar on the Working Permit (September 18, 2019)

Japanese cultural event at the Montreal Japanese Language Centre (September 14, 2019)

Visit to the Chisasibi Business Service Center Inc. (September 12 to 14, 2019)

Montreal Hoshuko School’s Sports Day (September 8, 2019)

Visit of Her Imperial Highness Princess Takamado to Prince Edward Island (August 27 to 29, 2019)

Otakuthon (August 16 to 18, 2019)

Meeting with Ms. Cristiana Pasca Palmer, Executive Secretary for the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (August 16, 2019)

The International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu (August 13, 2019)

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony at the Montreal Botanical Garden (August 5, 2019)

Matsuri-Japon (August 3, 2019)

Farewell cocktail for the 2019 JET Programme Participants (August 2, 2019)

Meeting with Mr. Eric Girard, Minister of Finance of Quebec (July 31, 2019)

Meeting with Mr. David Brulotte, Delegate General of Quebec to Tokyo (July 17, 2019)

Judo Grand Prix (July 5 to 7, 2019)

Roundtable on Quebec-Japan Tourism (June 27, 2019)

Official Visit of Consul General Izawa to Prince Edward Island (June 22 to 24, 2019)

Premier François Legault’s Consular Corps Reception (June 20, 2019)

The Yatai MTL Festival (June 14 to 16, 2019)

Reception on the occasion of the Enthronement of His Majesty the Emperor of Japan (June 7, 2019)

Meeting with Dr. Abel Bosum, Grand Chief of the Cree Nation (June 6, 2019)

“Concours Musical International de Montréal” (June 5, 2019)

Meeting with Shihan Katsutoshi Shiina, karate instructor (June 3, 2019)

Meeting with the Honorable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport (May 31, 2019)

Meeting with Mr. Winston Chan, HEC Special Advisor (May 28, 2019)

Visit to ALI Montreal (Académie linguistique international) (May 28, 2019)

The first Sakura Matsuri Picnic of the Association d’amitié Québec-Japon (May 26, 2019)

Meeting with Mr. Jean R. Rioux, Federal Member of Parliament for Saint-Jean (May 24, 2019)

Meeting with Mr. Guy Saint-Jacques, Former Ambassador of Canada to China (May 22, 2019)

Conferment of the Order of the Rising Sun to Dr. Claude Yves Charron (May 21, 2019)

Visit to Montreal of Ms. Tomoko Ukishima, State Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (May 13 to 17, 2019)

Meeting with Dr. Tomoko Takano, Nephrology Professor and Senior Scientist of McGill University (May 9, 2019)

Meeting with Alliance de l'industrie touristique du Québec CEO Martin Soucy (May 8, 2019)

Meeting with Mr. Robert Keating, Deputy Minister of the Ministry of International Relations and La Francophonie (May 6, 2019)

Rakugo performances and reception (May 2 and 3, 2019)

Courtesy visit to IVADO offices (May 2, 2019)

Courtesy visit to Aero Montreal offices (April 30, 2019)

Meeting with Bourassa-Sauvé Liberal MNA Paule Robitaille (April 26, 2019)

Meeting with Federal Liberal MP of Alfred-Pellan Angelo Iacono and his team (April 25, 2019)

Meeting with Mr. Pierre Chamberland, Mayor of Saint-Valentin Municipality (April 18, 2019)

Meeting with representatives of the Montreal Japanese Language Centre (April 17, 2019)

Official Visit of Consul General Izawa to New Brunswick (April 15 to 17, 2019)

Visit to Montreal of Mr. Akira Imamura, Minister of the Embassy of Japan in Canada (April 8 and 9, 2019)

Conference offered by Dr. Tomoko Takano (March 28, 2019)

Conferment ceremony for Mr. Mitsuo Inoue, Former Montreal Hoshuko School Principal (March 26, 2019)

Graduation Ceremony at the Montreal Hoshuko School (March 23, 2019)

Friendly gathering with visitors from Kyoto Prefectural Sagano High School (March 18, 2019)

Graduation Ceremony at the Montreal Japanese Language Center (March 16, 2019)

Visit of Consul General Izawa to Waterville City (March 15, 2019)

Official Visit of Consul General Izawa to Prince Edward Island (March 5 to 7, 2019)

Government of Japan Exchange Programs Networking Cocktail (February 22, 2019)

Meeting with Dr. Henry Shibata, President of the Montreal Academy Club (February 22, 2019)

Official Visit of Consul General Izawa to Quebec City (February 19 and 20, 2019)

Japanese cultural event at the Montreal Japanese Language Centre (February 16, 2019)

CPTPP seminar held by the Government of Canada (February 15, 2019)

MEXT Scholarship Program Information Session (February 13, 2019)

Japan Day at Saint-Valentin Municipality (February 11, 2019)

“Hatsugama” organized by the Montreal Association of Chado Urasenke Tankokai (February 3, 2019)

Exchange of New Year’s Greetings (January 31, 2019)

Visit to Montreal of the Mie Prefecture Delegation on an economic mission (January 31, 2019)

Courtesy call to Montreal’s City Council President Cathy Wong (January 30, 2019)

Courtesy call to Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante (January 30, 2019)

Meeting with CTV Montreal’s Chief News Anchor Mutsumi Takahashi (January 28, 2019)

Foreign Minister’s Commendation (January 26, 2019)

Courtesy call to Westmount Mayor Christina Smith (January 23, 2019)

Meeting with representatives of the Ministry of International Relations and La Francophonie (January 18, 2019)

Meeting with Interim Quebec Liberal Party Leader Mr. Pierre Arcand and Ms. Paule Robitaille, Liberal MNA (January 17, 2019)

Meeting with members of the City of Montreal (January 11, 2019)

Official Visit of Consul General Izawa to Nova Scotia (January 9 and 10, 2019)

2018

Meeting with Quebec Delegate General in Tokyo Luci Tremblay (December 17, 2018)

Meeting with City Councillor Christian Arseneault (December 13, 2018)

Visit of Mr. Koji Omi, Chairman of the Science and Technology in Society (STS) forum, to Montreal (December 4 to 6)

Visit to the Municipality of Saint-Valentin (November 30, 2018)

2018 Emperor’s Birthday National Day Reception (November 23, 2018)

Meeting with Ms. Nadine Girault, Minister of International Relations and La Francophonie (November 23, 2018)

Visits to Montreal Universities (November 22 to December 7, 2018)

Visits to Montréal International and Hydro-Québec (November 20 and 26, 2018)

The 3rd McGill—RIKEN Symposium and its social networking session (November 12, 2018)

Visit of members of the JET Programme Alumni Association Québec/Atlantique (JETAA Q/A) to the Consulate (November 5, 2018)

International Tourism and Travel Show (October 19 to 21, 2018)

Visit of Consul General Izawa to Hiroshima City and Kyoto Prefecture (September 19 and 20, 2018)

Matsuri Japon (August 11, 2018)

Participation of the Consulate in Otakuthon (August 3 to 5, 2018)

Pre-Departure Orientation for Participants of the (Japan Exchange and Teaching) JET Programme 2018 (August 3, 2018)

Conferment ceremony for Canadian Kendo Federation President Dr. Christian D’Orangeville (June 27, 2018)

Quebec National Holiday Reception (June 22, 2018)

Exchange meetings between the Kyoto Prefectural Assembly and the National Assembly of Quebec (May 29 to 31, 2018)

Meeting of Consul General Kuramitsu with Ms. Tremblay, Delegate General of Quebec in Tokyo (May 2, 2018)

Dr. Christian D’Orangeville Awarded the Order of the Rising Sun (April 29, 2018)

Meeting with Mr. Pierre Chamberland, Mayor of the municipality of Saint-Valentin (April 26, 2018)

Air Canada reception in celebration of their new Montreal – Tokyo direct flight (April 11, 2018)

Courtesy call on the Mayor of Montreal (April 3, 2018)

Graduation Ceremony at the Montreal Hoshuko School for the year 2017-2018 (March 24, 2018)

Kyoto Prefectural Sagano High School Visit (March 19, 2018)

The 20th Atlantic Canada Japanese Language Speech Contest (March 10, 2018)

The 29th Japanese Language Speech Contest of Quebec (March 3, 2018)

Conference by Adrian Favell titled “Japon : comment gérer et vivre dans une société post-croissance?” organised by the Montreal Centre for International Studies of the University of Montreal (CERIUM) and the Consulate General of Japan (February 26, 2018)

MEXT Scholarship Program Networking Cocktail (February 23, 2018)

Conference by Merry White titled “Japan's Food Globalises: Narratives of a Culinary Movement” organised by the Montreal Centre for International Studies of the University of Montreal (CERIUM) and the Consulate General of Japan (February 22, 2018)

Sake tasting for “Japan Day” and gala of the Festival de la Saint-Valentin at the municipality of Saint-Valentin (February 11 and 14, 2018)

“Hatsugama” organized by the Montreal Association of Chado Urasenke Tankokai (February 4, 2018)

“Hatsugama” organized by the Quebec Association of Chado Urasenke Tankokai (February 4, 2018)

Japanese cooking demonstration offered by Mr. Takashi Tamura, third generation chef at “Tsukiji Tamura” (January 31, 2018)

New Year's Reception of the Quebec-Japan Business Forum (January 30, 2018)

Career Guidance Session to Work in International Organizations (January 30, 2018)

Luncheon meeting in Quebec City with the Association of Former Quebec Delegates (January 29, 2018)

New Year's Luncheon of the "Association d'amitié Québec-Japon” (January 28, 2018)

Joint Ph.D Degree Program in Medicine between Kyoto University and McGill University, Agreement Exchange Ceremony (January 15, 2018)

2017

High School Student Cultural Exchange and Networking Event (December 14, 2017)

Ambassador Ishikane’s visit to Quebec City (December 4, 2017)

Vernissage of the Exhibition “Variation and Autonomy: The Prints of Contemporary Japanese Painters” (December 1, 2017)

«Taking up the Sword Again? Shinzo Abe, Donald Trump and the Changing East Asian Security Environment» Conference at Montreal University (November 17, 2017)

Induction of Mr. Takeya Kaburaki into the Ordre national du Québec (November 15, 2017)

2017 Emperor’s Birthday National Day Reception (November 10, 2017)

Kyoto Prefecture High School Student Visit (October 23, 2017)

International Tourism and Travel Show (October 19 to 22, 2017)

The 34th Japanese Film Festival in Montreal (October 20 and 21, 2017)

Paper cutting Performances and Workshops by Mr. Imamaru Hayashiya (October 11 to 14, 2017)

Presentation of the Consul General of Japan Award to Ms. Misa Hirai (October 5, 2017)

Introduction to traditional Japanese music at the Montreal Japanese Language Center (September 30, 2017)

Shiraoi city (Hokkaido, Japan) mayor’s visit to the Consulate General of Japan (September 29, 2017)

Cultural exchange meeting on Japanese calligraphy in Quebec City (September 27, 2017)

Meeting with Mr. Pierre Arcand, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources in Quebec City (September 27, 2017)

Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (M.O.U.) between McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine and the National Institute of Physiological Sciences (N.I.P.S.) (September 26, 2017)

“Gardens of Light” visit at the Montreal Botanical Garden (September 18, 2017)

Japanesque (September 17, 2017)

New delegate general of Quebec in Tokyo Ms. Luci Tremblay visit to the Consulate General of Japan (September 13, 2017)

Opening of the exhibiton "INDUSTRIALISATION DU BATIMENT AU JAPON: Extrapolations + Atelier 2017" at Université de Montréal (September 7, 2017)

Reception celebrating the establishment of the “Association Saké du Québec” (September 6, 2017)

McGill English Immersion Summer Program (August 25, 2017)

Matsuri-Japon (August 12, 2017)

Hiroshima city high school students visit to Quebec province organized by the Hiroshima City Board of Education (July 23 to August 11, 2017)

Hiroshima peace memorial ceremony at the Montreal Botanical Garden (August 5, 2017)

Participation of the Consulate in Otakuthon (August 4 to 6, 2017)

Pre-Departure Orientation for Participants of the (Japan Exchange and Teaching) JET Programme 2017 (July 28, 2017)

Introduction to Japanese food and saké (July 16, 2017)

Second Weekend Orientation for the 2017 JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Programme participants (July 8-9, 2017)

Japanese Language Classes for the 2017 JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Programme in Montreal

Honorary Consul General Mark James Surrette conferment ceremony (June 26, 2017)

Weekend Orientation for the 2017 JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Programme in Halifax (June 23-24-25, 2017)

Weekend Orientation for the 2017 JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Programme participants (June 10-11, 2017)

Cherry trees plantation at the official residence (June 2, 2017)

MEXT Scholarship Alumni Meeting (June 2, 2017)

Saké lecture and tasting (May 28, 2017)

Presentation of Certificates of Commendation (May 16, 2017)

Planting of donated “amelanchiers” trees in Quebec City (May 12, 2017)

2017 Spring Conferment of Decoration on Foreign Nationals (May 1, 2017)

Opening of the ikebana exhibition “Celebration” at the Botanical Garden (April 21, 2017)

Consul General Kuramitsu’s business trip to Kyoto with National Assembly of Quebec President Jacques Chagnon (April 19-20, 2017)

''La 31e journée d’information des chefs de poste consulaire'' in Quebec City (April 12, 2017)

Networking cocktail for CyberConnect2 (April 5, 2017)

“Réussir vos projets d’affaires sur les marchés asiatiques en forte mutation: considérations stratégiques, opérationnelles et éthiques” seminar at Université Laval in Quebec City (April 3, 2017)

The 5th anniversary of the Quebec Association of Chadô Urasenke Tankôkai (April 2, 2017)

“Is nationalism back in Japan?” Conference at Montreal University (March 24, 2017)

Tempei Nakamura concert (March 23, 2017)

Friendly gathering for the students of Kyoto Prefectural Sagano High School (March 20th, 2017)

“Kakehashi Project 2016” Reception, hosted by M. Hideaki Kuramitsu, Consul General (March 16, 2017)

MEXT Scholarship Programme Networking Cocktail (March 9, 2017)

The 28th Japanese Language Speech Contest of Quebec at McGill University (March 5, 2017)

The 19th Atlantic Canada Japanese Language Speech Contest at Mount Allison University (March 4, 2017)

Introduction course on Japanese customs for youth (February 25th, 2017)

Celebration for Valentine’s Day and renewal of the act of twinning between St-Valentin municipality and Mimasaka city, Okayama (February 14th 2017)

Sake Tasting at Saint-Valentin Festival (February 6, 2017)

“Hatsugama” organized by the Montreal Association of Chado Urasenke Tankokai at the Japanese Pavilion of the Montreal Botanical Garden (February 5, 2017)

Exchange of New Year’s Greetings with Ms. Christine St-Pierre, Quebec Minister of International Relations and La Francophonie and responsible for the Laurentides region (January 17, 2017)

Heads of Mission Conference (January 12 and 13, 2017)

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