Call for Proposals for the 38th (2023) Annual Conference of SIETAR Japan

Call for Proposals for the 38th (2023) Annual Conference of SIETAR Japan

Sustainable Multicultural Societies: Eliminating Disparities

November 11-12, 2023

National Olympic Memorial Youth Center, Tokyo (the Yoyogi Olympic Center)



SIETAR Japan will hold its 38th Annual Conference on November 11 (Saturday) – 12 (Sunday), 2023. This year’s conference will focus on how intercultural communication can contribute to the realization of a sustainable and inclusive society without disparities. We are seeking proposals that are related to the field of intercultural communication and/or reflect the conference theme. We look forward to receiving your submissions.

Conference Chair: Manami Tanaka (Tokyo Future University)


For members of SIETAR Japan: Proposals can be submitted from July 1 using this Google Form (to be announced)

You will be asked to fill in your 8-digit membership number as well as the name of the first presenter, affiliation, contact telephone number and email address. (Affiliations and e-mail addresses for co-presenters will be required after acceptance, but not phone numbers.). First presenters can only present once.

Requirements: First presenters MUST be members of SIETAR Japan or other SIETAR organization. If you cannot locate your membership number, please contact

Presenters who reside in Japan must apply for membership of SIETAR Japan before June 18 (Sunday) and make their membership payment by June 30 (Fri.). All presenters are expected to pay the full conference fee (to be announced) before the conference begins.

Types of presentations – full details will be available in the SIETAR Japan newsletter, the SIETAR Japan website and the SIETAR Japan Facebook page.

  1. In person presentations: Research presentation or Report on practice and activities (30 minutes)
  2. In person workshops (110 minutes)
  3. In person poster presentations (Academic research or Report on practice & activities; non-members

eligible if recommended by a SIETAR member). Guidelines will be available on the submissions Google

Form. Presenters can also email the conference chair ( for details during the submission period.

Submission Period: July 1 (Sat.), 2023 – July 31 (Mon.), 2023

* Please note that no proposals will be accepted after the deadline of midnight JST, July 31 (Mon.), 2023. You will be notified of whether your proposal has been accepted by September 30 (Sat.).

For inquiries, please contact


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