JETAA Ottawa will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on December12, 2020 online over Zoom! As a volunteer-based registered not-for-profit organization, JETAA Ottawa will soon be looking for new and excited individuals to help run the chapter. The AGM is where JETAA members vote for the next year’s Executive Committee as well as reminisce on the past year’s events! This year’s AGM will be held virtually, but that doesn’t mean the fun can’t continue!
For more detailed information about the current positions on the JETAA Ottawa Executive Committee, including the time commitment involved,check out this page!Email us at email@example.com if you want to submit your platform ahead of the AGM!
Date: December 12, 2020 Time: 1:00 p.m. Location: Zoom (link will be shared with participants ahead of the event) Registration: RSVP on Eventbrite here! (JETAA members only)
Learn more about the 2020 Executive Committee here, read the descriptions of Committee positions here, and consult our By-Laws here.
The current list of positions for 2020 are:
Social Media Coordinator
External Relations Coordinator
Any willingness to help will be accommodated. You can submit a platform, a few sentences about yourself and what you’d like to do in your role, ahead of the event to be posted on the website. To see the platforms that have been submitted, click here!
*Note: a platform is not required to stand for election. Your platform can be submitted verbally at the AGM.
Join us on November 29 for JETAA Ottawa’s first ever DIGI-AKI, a celebration of Japanese culture online! Come discover and support Ottawa-based wonderful artists, performers and businesses, and learn more about Japan, Japanese culture and Japanese community!
JETAA Ottawa’s Social Media Coordinator worked hard to provide JETAA Ottawa members and friends the first JETAA Ottawa 2021 Calendar! Stay up to date with Canadian and Japanese holidays while admiring beautiful sceneries from Japan with this beautiful and unique calendar. Download it now at the link below!
The Embassy of Japan is looking for candidates for a full-time two-month contract on the JET Programme Paper Selection Committee (PSC). Check out the link below to see the full job description and send your résumé and cover letter by November 24th, 2020.
As we live and adjust to a new reality of work, life and social relationships, JETAA Ottawa continues to bring new and fresh programming to you.
The DIGI-AKI Matsuri will be streamed live on November 29, 2020, from 1pm EST on YouTube. We are in the process of gathering and cultivating content from our friends and partners in the Ottawa-Japanese community. Many have already submitted their content and we are proud to have such a strong community here in Ottawa.
Weinvite JET Alumni to submit their content or ideas for the DIGI-AKI Matsuri. We are accepting content until November 15, 2020. Content may be in English or Japanese (if in Japanese please provide subtitles).
Date: Sunday November 29, 2019 Time: From 1 p.m. Location: Youtube Live Stream