Speaker: Mr William McMichael, the Deputy Director of the Fukushima University International Centre, and Assistant Professor of the Fukushima University Faculty of Economics and Business Administration.

Mr McMichael founded the Fukushima Ambassadors Program in 2012 and over the years has hosted over 300 international students and researchers on study tours throughout Fukushima Prefecture.

Topic:  Australia and Japan’s Business Partnerships

Mr McMichael will present in English. Consecutive and simultaneous interpreting will be provided.

The forum will be presented face to face this week, however the forum is also available online for those who wish to join remotely via Zoom. The speaker will also present remotely. If you wish to join please contact SLC Engagement via email for the link. 

About MAJIT Live Interpreting Forums

Master of Arts in Japanese Interpreting and Translation (MAJIT) Forums are an opportunity to observe our masters students in action. Guest speakers are invited to present on a range of topics in either English or Japanese, with our masters students providing consecutive and simultaneous interpreting. Forums are free and open to anyone who wishes to attend. They will be presented face to face with an option to also join remotely via Zoom.  

Please contact our Engagement Officer to receive the link.


Forgan Smith Building (#1) The University of Queensland, St Lucia
J.M. Campbell Conference Interpreting Room E217