Already Hisami is halfway into her Japan trip. So far the advisory board meeting for ad:tech tokyo, one seminar at a company, InterFM radio program recording is finished. Next up is a seminar in Sendai on June 27. After that are four more seminars at companies, a Looops TV appearance at UST on June 28, a presentation on July 4 for JMAA (Japan Magazine Advertising Association), and finally our JaM 10-Year Anniversary Event on July 5. Below are links to more info (in Japanese).

June 27 US Social Media & Net Business event in Sendai from 5-7pm at the Japan Oracle Touhoku office. The free event put together by ad:tech’s Taketomi san and TripodWork’s Sasaki san, has already maxed out at 40 attendees.
June 27 from 1am for four consecutive nights, InterFM‘s “Almost weekly Facebook Night!” will air. Via Suda san at Hakuhodo, Sato (Satonao) san, Looops’ Saito san, and Hisami will talk about Facebook.
June 28 from 7pm at UST Looops TV appearance. Hisami had a previous appearance and this time she will discuss social media among other topics with Hakuhodo’s Suda san and Looops’ Saito san.
July 4 1:30-3:00pm presentation at JMAA (Japan Magazine Advertising Association) hosted event, “Latest US Marketing Trends: Perspectives on Magazine Advertising in the changing media consumption behaviors by Social Media.” Over 150 have registered already.

Will report back later.