Upcoming Events


Join our second Nihongo Dake (Japanese Only) Dinner of the year! Seeing the success of the last dinner, we invite you once again to join the group, enjoy a meal, and do your very best to only speak Japanese. All levels were welcome, from beginner to native.

As space is limited, and we’d like to know how many people at each Japanese ability level are attending. Please RSVP through our sign-up form below.

Date: November 29, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Izakaya Shingen (201 Bank St, Ottawa, ON K2P 1W7)


JETAA Ottawa will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on December 14, 2019! As a volunteer-based registered not-for-profit organisation, 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 while creating new memories in a Bounenkai vibe!

Date: December 14, 2019
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: C’est Japon à Suisha ( 208 Slater St, Ottawa)

You can learn more about the 2019 Executive Committee here, and you can find our By-Laws here.

The current list of positions for 2020 are:

  • President
  • Vice-president
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Event Coordinator
  • Communications
  • Web Editor
  • Social Media Coordinator
  • Translator
  • Newsletter Editor

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.

*Note: a platform is not required to stand for election. Your platform can be submitted verbally at the AGM.