Wakayama Prefectural Government invites Nikkei Australians with connections to Wakayama to the Second Wakayama Kenjikai World Conference to be held between 5 and 8 October 2023.
This conference will be a major gathering of people who have connections to Wakayama Prefecture from all around the world. The aim of the conference is to promote a deeper exchange and networking between the local people of Wakayama and the diaspora.
Thursday 5 October
・Welcoming Party 18:00-20:00 (Shirahama town)
Friday 6 October
・Wakayama Furusato Meguri Tours
Multiple courses (such as Kihoku course, Kichu course and Kinan course) will be available.
Saturday 7 October
Wakayama Furusato Meguri Tours
Benkei Matsuri (Tanabe city)
Sunday 8 October
Venue: Wakayama Prefectural Cultural Hall (Wakayama City)
・Wakayama Experience Booths
(Traditional industries and cultures of Wakayama)
Venue: Hotel Avalorm Kino-kuni (Wakayama City)
・Reception hosted by the governor
Venue: Hotel Avalorm Kino-kun
* Participants need to find their own way to Wakayama.
For more details, please contact
Yuki Nakasuji (she / her)
International Affairs Division
Wakayama Prefectural Government
Address1-1 Komatsubara-dori, Wakayama-city
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