Event Archives















June 2018

Sogetsu Ikebana Exhibition: Harmony


May 2018

Guest Lecture: "Asia-Pacific Economic and Political Relations" Class at Carleton University


April 2018

Ikebana International Ottawa Centennial Chapter Exhibition 2018 – Patterns in Nature
Celebration of Cultures at Algonquin College


March 2018

29th Japanese Language Speech Contest in Ottawa
Lecture: Heritage Sites of Japan's Meiji Industrial Revolution
Japanese Kakehashi Project Participants Visit Ottawa
The Opening Reception for the 90th Anniversary of Japan-Canada Diplomatic Relations
Panel discussion: Friends and Allies: Openness, Freedom and the Rule of Law in the Indo-Pacific


February 2018

Washoku Workshop by Chef Okumura
Ambassador Ishikane's Official Visit to the Province of Québec


January 2018

2018 Winter Celebration

Lecture: Dr. Matsuda Yasuhiro on Sino-Japanese Relations

JET Welcome Back Reception

2018 New Year Reception


December 2017

Presentation of Certificates of Gratitude to Students from Osaka Gakugei High School

National Day Reception for the 84th Birthday of His Majesty the Emperor of Japan


November 2017

Embassy official’s School Visit

Embassy of Japan showcase Japanese cuisine at International Food Fair 2017

35th Japan Film Festival


October 2017

Symposium: Maternal and Child Health Handbook Initiative

Ohara Ikebana Exhibition: Transition

Farewell reception for Ambassador Monji and Mrs. Monji

“Our Blue Planet” Musical Performance by the Classic Live for the United Nations

Imagine Japan Children’s Art Contest

Ottawa Welcomes the World:Japan Festival

Performance and Workshop: Japanese Paper-cutting Art "Kami-Kiri"


September 2017

Reception hosted by Ambassador Monji for Japanese Canadian Community

Lecture: How Do We Say “I Love You” in Japanese?

2017 Japan Training Squadron Visit to Canada

Ottawa Bonsai Society Annual Exhibition 2017


August 2017

Japan Festival CANADA 2017

Anime Film Week 2017

Ambassador Monji’s Visit to Toronto


July 2017

JET Farewell Reception

JETAA Natsu Matsuri


June 2017

Ambassador Monji speaks at a meeting of the Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT) – Ottawa meeting

The 3rd Japan Karate Association (JKA) Shōtōkan Karate-Dō Junior Tournament in Ottawa

Japanese Saké Film Screening and Tasting


May 2017

Sogetsu Ikebana Exhibition: Celebration

Exhibition of the Japan Booth at the Ottawa Vesak Day celebrations

Ambassador Monji pays a visit to Invest Ottawa and BlackBerry QNX in Ottawa

Cherry Blossom Viewing Party, "Hanami" at the Official Residence

Sake Promotion by Ambassador Monji


April 2017

Exhibition: The Sprisit of Budō – The History of Japan’s Martial Arts

Book-Prize Ceremony and End-Of-Year Reception at University of Ottawa

Ambassador Monji attends the 3rd Joint Meeting of the Japan-Canada Chambers Council

Ambassador Monji’s Visit to Morioka City

Tourism and Cultural Exhibition of the Japan Booth at the Ottawa Travel and Vacation Show

Japanese Sake Lecture and Tasting by Ambassador Monji


March 2017

Ikebana International Ottawa Centennial Chapter Exhibition 2017 – Origins

Meeting with representatives of the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee)

Tourism and Cultural Exhibition of the Japan Booth at the Ottawa Travel and Vacation Show

Kakehashi Project Particpants from Japan visit Ottawa

Washoku workshop by Chef Fujii


February 2017

Ambassador Monji attends a meeting of the House of Commons’ International Trade Committee (Concerning TPP issues)

28th Japanese Language Speech Contest

2017 CDA and CDA Institute Ottawa Conference on Security and Defence

Embassy Official's School Visit

Lecture: Japan and Canada in Today’s East Asian Security Landscape

JF Japanese e-Learning Minato

A Meeting on Disaster Prevention Hosted by Carleton University


January 2017

Statement by Foreign Press Secretary on tragic shooting in Quebec City, Canada

Embassy Concert

Welcome Party for 2nd group of Osaka Gakugei Senior High School

"Ruch and Norie" Second Screening

2017 New Year Reception

Events prior to 2017 can be found here