Time: 17:00-17:40 (English)
How can independent musicians make sure that a foray into Japan will be productive and successful? KMC brings musicians, fans, and industry people together as a platform for discovery and exchange, so this seminar will discuss how to build community connections to ensure that your time in Japan will be the start of a rewarding long-term relationship.
Date/Time: Sept. 20, 17:00-17:40
Fee: no charge
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Alex has also spent time in Boston, New York City, Saint Petersburg, Russia, and both Kanazawa and Kyoto in Japan before his current home in Tokyo. With broad experience in media production and communications, Alex has produced live music events and FM radio, coordinated international tours and network television production, and worked with creative people to tell stories around the world. He is also a translator, interpreter, speaker, and cultural event specialist.
Graduating from Tufts University in 2011 with a major in Japanese and a minor in Mass Communications & Media Studies, Alex also studied at Kanazawa University in Japan and Saint Petersburg State University in Russia. Thriving in international settings, he holds the highest level of Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) certification and an MBA from Quantic School of Business and Technology.