Regular Meeting

About Regular Meeting
The Phonetic Society holds regular meetings twice a year in which society members present recent research or work in progress in a setting that is somewhat more informal than the annual convention. The Phonetic Society holds two regular meetings and an annual convention every year.
Regular Meetings

The 340th Regular Meeting -Call for Oral Presentations and Symposium Organization-

 Submission for oral presentations and symposium is now open. Submission is limited to members who have paid the annual membership fee for 2019.
Date: Saturday, November 30th, 2019
Venue: Osaka Jogakuin University, Tamatsukuri Campus
 (2-26-54 Tamatsukuri, Osaka-shi, Osaka)
http://www.wilmina.ac.jp/oj/?english=access
Organizer: Associate Professor Tomomi Otsuka

―Call for oral presentations―

 Submission for oral presentations (40 minutes, including Q&A. Submission should be original research that has not been published elsewhere) is now open. Please send the information below by email by Friday, October 18th, 2019 to psj2016k@yahoo.co.jp in both PDF and MSWord formats. Please insert “Submission for 340th Regular Meeting” in the email subject and “340th Regular Meeting (Presenter’s name)” as the file name. Please embed all fonts in the PDF file. Notification of acceptance will be sent around October 25th after the reviewing process.
  1. Names of presenters in Japanese
  2. Names of presenters in English
  3. Affiliations of presenters in Japanese
  4. Affiliations of presenters in English
  5. Names and contact information (email) of persons in charge of receiving notification of acceptance
  6. Title of presentation (Japanese title not needed if presentation is to be given in English)
  7. Abstract (about 400 Japanese characters, or about 200 English words)
  8. Equipment necessary for presentation (laptop and projector excluded)

―Call for symposium organization―

 Symposiums at Regular Meetings are to offer opportunities for presenters and audience to have discussions on a particular topic after the talks by several presenters. The report at the symposium does not have to be completed work; rather it is aimed for research projects in progress. Submission for symposium presentations is now open. Please send the information below by email in both PDF and MSWord formats by Friday, October 11th, 2018 to psj2016k@yahoo.co.jp Please insert “Submission for symposium at 340th Regular Meeting” in the email subject and “340th Regular Meeting (Presenter’s name)” as the file name. Please embed all fonts when preparing PDF files. Notification of acceptance will be sent around October 18th after the reviewing process.。
  1. Title of symposium in Japanese (less than 50 letters)
  2. Title of symposium in English (less than 25 words)
  3. Organizer’s name, affiliation, and contact information (email, telephone, address)
  4. Names and affiliations of presenters in Japanese
  5. Names and affiliations of presenters in English
  6. Abstract of workshop (less than 1000 Japanese characters, or less than 500 English words. Please indicate time allocations.)
  7. Others (Necessary equipment or material)
  <Guidelines for preparing symposium proposal>
  • Time allocation: The symposium should be at least two hours but should not go over three hours. 20% of the time should be provided for Q&A including the audience.
  • Presenters: There should be more than two presenters, and more than half of them should be members of the Phonetic Society of Japan. The symposium may have a chairperson and panel members (members or non-members).
  • Topic: should be suitable as presentations at the Phonetic Society of Japan.
  • Preparation: PR activities and operations on the symposium day will be supported by the Planning Committee. However, the organizer is fully responsible for any preparation before the symposium day. The Phonetic Society of Japan will not provide travelling expenses or rewards for presenters.
(Planning Committee)

The 340th regular meeting

The 340th regular meeting will be held at Osaka Jogakuin University, Osaka, Japan, on Saturday November 30th, 2019. Further details will be announced later.
Date: November 30th, 2019 (Saturday)
Venue: Osaka Jogakuin University
(2-26-54, Tamatsukuri, Chuo-ku, Osaka, 540-0004, Japan.)
http://www.wilmina.ac.jp/oj/?english=access
Organizer: Tomomi Otsuka (Osaka Jogakuin University)

The 339th Regular Meeting

Date: Saturday, June 1st, 2019
Venue: Daito Bunka Kaikan Cultural Hall (Daito Bunka University)
(2-4-21 Tokumaru, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo 175-0083, Japan)
https://www.daito.ac.jp/campuslife/campus/facility/culturalhall.html
5-minute walk from Tōbu-Nerima Station of the Tōbu-Tōjō Line
Organizer: Kiyoko Yoneyama (Daito Bunka University)
Registration: No registration required. Free admission.
Contact information: Planning Committee psj2016k@yahoo.co.jp
Program:

Welcoming speech (13:00-13:10)

I. Oral presentations(13:10-16:00)

  1. 13:10-13:50
    “Perception of aspiration of word-medial stops in Mongolian”
    (Presentation in Japanese)
    Naoki Ueta (Osaka University / Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS))
  2. 13:50-14:30
    “Perception of varieties of English by professional interpreters”
    (Presentation in Japanese)
    Tomohiko Ooigawa (Nihon University), Kinuko Takahashi (Osaka Jogakuin University)
<14:30-14:40 Break>
  1. 14:40-15:20
    “Statistical modeling of natives’ implicit knowledge of accentuation and its use for quantitative analysis of learners’ acquisition of the implicit knowledge”
    (Presentation in Japanese)
    Li Qiao (Dalian University of Technology / University of Tokyo), Li Motong (Osaka University), Minematsu Nobuaki (The University of Tokyo)
  2. 15:20-16:00
    “Development of vowel devoicing in Japanese: A case study of a 1-year-old child”
    (Presentation in English)
    Manami Hirayama (Seikei University)
<16:00-16:10 Break>

II. Special presentation (16:10-17:40)

“What is phonetic substance? Insight from individual differences in speech production“
(Presentation in English)
Keith Johnson (University of California, Berkeley)
  • 16:10-17:10 Presentation
  • 17:10-17:40 Questions and discussion
  • The 339th Regular Meeting –Call for Oral Presentations–

     Submission for oral presentations is now open. Submission is limited to members who have paid the annual membership fee for 2019.
    Professor Keith Johnson (University of California at Berkeley) will be giving a special lecture. Submission for symposium is not available.
    Date: Saturday, Jun 1st, 2019
    Venue: Daito Bunka Kaikan Cultural Hall (Daito Bunka University)
    (2-4-21 Tokumaru, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo 175-0083, Japan)
    https://www.daito.ac.jp/campuslife/campus/facility/culturalhall.html
    Organizer: Professor Kiyoko Yoneyama

    ―Call for oral presentations―

     Submission for oral presentations (40 minutes, including Q&A. Submission should be original research that has not been published elsewhere) is now open. Please send the information below by email by Friday, April 26th, 2019 to psj2016k@yahoo.co.jp in both PDF and MSWord formats. Please insert “Submission for 339th Regular Meeting” in the email subject and “339th Regular Meeting (Presenter’s name)” as the file name. Please embed all fonts in the PDF file. Notification of acceptance will be sent by around May 7th after the reviewing process.
    1. Names of presenters in Japanese
    2. Names of presenters in English
    3. Affiliations of presenters in Japanese
    4. Affiliations of presenters in English
    5. Names and contact information (email) of persons in charge of receiving notification of acceptance
    6. Title of presentation (a Japanese title is not needed if the presentation is to be given in English)
    7. Abstract (about 400 characters in Japanese, or about 200 words in English)
    8. Equipment necessary for presentation (laptop and projector excluded)
    (Planning Committee)

    The 338th Regular Meeting -Call for Oral Presentations and Symposium Organization-

     Submission for oral presentations and symposium is now open. Submission is limited to members who have paid the annual membership fee for 2018.
    Date: Saturday, December 1st, 2018
    Venue: Utsunomiya Kyowa University, Utsunomiya City Campus (1-3-18 Oodori, Utsunomiya-shi, Tochigi)
    http://www.kyowa-u.ac.jp/guide/access.html
    Organizer: Professor Keiichi Takamaru

    ―Call for oral presentations―

     Submission for oral presentations (40 minutes, including Q&A. Submission should be original research that has not been published elsewhere) is now open. Please send the information below by email by THursday, October 11th, 2018 to psj2016k@yahoo.co.jp in both PDF and MSWord formats. Please insert “Submission for 338th Regular Meeting” in the email subject and “338th Regular Meeting (Presenter’s name)” as the file name. Please embed all fonts in the PDF file. Notification of acceptance will be sent by around October 18th after the reviewing process.
    1. Names of presenters in Japanese
    2. Names of presenters in English
    3. Affiliations of presenters in Japanese
    4. Affiliations of presenters in English
    5. Names and contact information (email) of persons in charge of receiving notification of acceptance
    6. Title of presentation (Japanese title not needed if presentation is to be given in English)
    7. Abstract (about 400 Japanese characters)
    8. Equipment necessary for presentation (laptop and projector excluded)

    ―Call for symposium organization―

     Symposiums at Regular Meetings are to offer opportunities for presenters and audience to have discussions on a particular topic after the talks by several presenters. The report at the symposium does not have to be completed work; rather it is aimed for research projects in progress. Submission for symposium presentations is now open. Please send the information below by email in both PDF and MSWord formats by Thursday, October 11th, 2018 to psj2016k@yahoo.co.jp Please insert “Submission for symposium at 338th Regular Meeting” in the email subject and “338th Regular Meeting (Presenter’s name)” as the file name. Please embed all fonts when preparing PDF files. Notification of acceptance will be sent by around October 18th after the reviewing process.。
    1. Title of symposium in Japanese (less than 50 letters)
    2. Title of symposium in English (less than 25 words)
    3. Organizer’s name, affiliation, and contact information (email, telephone, address)
    4. Names and affiliations of presenters in Japanese
    5. Names and affiliations of presenters in English
    6. Abstract of workshop (less than 1000 Japanese characters, or less than 500 English words. Please indicate time allocations.)
    7. Others (Necessary equipment or material)
      <Guidelines for preparing symposium proposal>
    • Time allocation: The symposium should be at least two hours but should not go over three hours. 20% of the time should be provided for Q&A including the audience.
    • Presenters: There should be more than two presenters, and more than half of them should be members of the Phonetic Society of Japan. The symposium may have a chairperson and panel members (members or non-members).
    • Topic: should be suitable as presentations at the Phonetic Society of Japan.
    • Preparation: PR activities and operations on the symposium day will be supported by the Planning Committee. However, the organizer is fully responsible for any preparation before the symposium day. The Phonetic Society of Japan will not provide travelling expenses or rewards for presenters.
    (Planning Committee)

    The 337th Regular Meeting

    Date Saturday, June 16th, 2018, 13:00-17:25
    Venue Konan University, Hirao Memorial Seminar House, Large Hall
    (〒658-0051 2-29-15 Sumiyoshi Honcho, Higashinada-ku, Kobe-shi, Hyogo)
    http://www.konan-u.ac.jp/access/seminar.html
    *Please beware that the venue is NOT Okamoto Campus. The closest station is JR Sumiyoshi station.
    Organizer Tatsuya Kitamura
    Registration None. Free admission.
    Contact information Chair, Planning Committee kuno@kokugauin.ac.jp
    Co-host The Acoustical Society of Japan, Research Committee on Speech Communication
    Program:

    Welcome speech (President)(13:00-13:05)

    I. Oral presentations(13:05-15:10)

    1. 13:05-13:35
      “The accent system and accentuation of compound nouns in the Hakariishi dialect spoken in Ashikita, Kumamoto Prefecture.”
    2. 13:35-14:05
      “Interrogative intonation of the Iheya Shimajiri dialect.”
    <14:05-14:10 Break>
    1. 14:10-14:40
      “Perception of Japanese Emotional Speech by Chinese Learners.”
    2. 14:40-15:10
      “Acoustic parameters of Japanese word-initial stops: VOT and post-stop F0.”

    <15:10-15:25 Break>

    II. Symposium(15:25-17:25)


    How to teach phonetics: Topics in field research, language learning and speech-language pathologist training

    Head:Takayuki KAGOMIYA(National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics)・Hayato AOI(Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa/National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics)・Junko SUGIMOTO(University of the Sacred Heart)・Yoko UCHIDA(Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology)・Kumi KANAMURA(Nagoya University of Economics)・Michiko HASHI(Prefectural University of Hiroshima)

    • Takayuki KAGOMIYA “Introduction”
    • Hayato AOI “Teaching phonetics in field research”
    • Junko SUGIMOTO・Yoko UCHIDA “Teaching phonetics to non-native teachers and learners of English”
    • Kumi KANAMURA “Teaching phonetics for learners and teachers of Japanese as a foreign language”
    • Michiko HASHI “Teaching phonetics in speech-language pathologist training”
    <Break>
    • General discussion

    The 336th Regular Meeting -Call for Papers and Symposium Organization-

     Submission for oral presentations and symposium is now open. Submission is limited to members who have paid the annual membership fee for 2017.
    Date: Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
    Venue: Showa Women’s University (1-7-57 Taishido, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 154-8533) https://swu.ac.jp/en/
    https://univ.swu.ac.jp/
    Organizer: Professor Akemi Mineda

    ―Call for oral presentations―

     Submission for oral presentations (40 minutes, including Q&A. Submission should be original research that has not been published elsewhere) is now open. Please send the information below by email by Monday, October 23rd, 2017 to psj2016k@yahoo.co.jp in both PDF and MSWord formats. Please insert “Submission for 336th Regular Meeting” in the email subject and “336th Regular Meeting (Presenter’s name)” as the file name. Please embed all fonts in the PDF file. Notification of acceptance will be sent by around October 28th after the reviewing process.
    1. Names of presenters in Japanese
    2. Names of presenters in English
    3. Affiliations of presenters in Japanese
    4. Affiliations of presenters in English
    5. Names and contact information (email) of persons in charge of receiving notification of acceptance
    6. Title of presentation (Japanese title not needed if presentation is to be given in English)
    7. Abstract (about 400 Japanese characters)
    8. Equipment necessary for presentation (laptop and projector excluded)

    ―Call for symposium organization―

     Symposiums at Regular Meetings are to offer opportunities for presenters and audience to have discussions on a particular topic after the talks by several presenters. The report at the symposium does not have to be completed work; rather it is aimed for research projects in progress. Submission for symposium presentations is now open. Please send the information below by email in both PDF and MSWord formats by Tuesday, October 23rd, 2017 to psj2016k@yahoo.co.jp Please insert “Submission for symposium at 336th Regular Meeting” in the email subject and “336th Regular Meeting (Presenter’s name)” as the file name. Please embed all fonts when preparing PDF files. Notification of acceptance will be sent by around October 28th after the reviewing process.。
    1. Title of symposium in Japanese (less than 50 letters)
    2. Title of symposium in English (less than 25 words)
    3. Organizer’s name, affiliation, and contact information (email, telephone, address)
    4. Names and affiliations of presenters in Japanese
    5. Names and affiliations of presenters in English
    6. Abstract of workshop (less than 1000 Japanese characters, or less than 500 English words. Please indicate time allocations.)
    7. Others (Necessary equipment or material)
      <Guidelines for preparing symposium proposal>
    • Time allocation: The symposium should be at least two hours but should not go over three hours. 20% of the time should be provided for Q&A including the audience.
    • Presenters: There should be more than two presenters, and more than half of them should be members of the Phonetic Society of Japan. The symposium may have a chairperson and panel members (members or non-members).
    • Topic: should be suitable as presentations at the Phonetic Society of Japan.
    • Preparation: PR activities and operations on the symposium day will be supported by the Planning Committee. However, the organizer is fully responsible for any preparation before the symposium day. The Phonetic Society of Japan will not provide travelling expenses or rewards for presenters.
    (Planning Committee)

    Program: The 335th Regular Meeting

    Date Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
    Time 13:05-16:50
    Location Iwate University,
    Student Center A-Building, 2nd floor, G2 Lecture Room
    (3-18-8 Ueda, Morioka, Iwate 020-8550)

    Access
    http://www.iwate-u.ac.jp/campusannai/
    Campus map
    http://www.iwate-u.ac.jp/campusannai/sozai/campus_map_en.pdf
    Student Center A-Building (#4 on map)
    http://jinsha.iwate-u.ac.jp/map/
    Organizer Makio OONO (Iwate University)
    Pre-registration None. Free admission.
    Contact information Chair, Planning Committee kuno@kokugauin.ac.jp
    Program:
    1. 13:05-13:45
      Kaoru Sakamoto (Kokugakuin University. Graduate school)
      “Phonetic and phonological features in Miura Dialect.”
    2. 13:45-14:25
      Haruka Takeuchi (Kokugakuin University. Graduate school)
      “Communization of accent in boundary area”
    3. 14:25-15:10
      Tatsuya Kitamura (Konan University), Hiroaki Hatano(Japan Foundation)
      “Individual differences of the frequency of delayed F0 fall in Japanese word”
      <15:10~15:25 Break>
    4. 15:25-16:05
      Takuya Kimura (Seisen University) and Takayuki Arai (Sophia University)
      “Subjective evaluation of Spanish pronunciation with segmental “Japanese accent” by L1 speakers of Spanish”
    5. 16:05-16:50
      Takao Sugimura (Fukuoka University of Education(Emeritus Professor)
      “Extraordinary phonetic change in the discourse of Oita dialect”

    The 335th Regular Meeting

     Submission for oral presentations and symposium is now open. Submission is limited to members who have paid the annual membership fee for 2017.
    Date Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
    Location Iwate University (3-18-8 Ueda, Morioka, Iwate 020-8550)
    http://www.iwate-u.ac.jp/campusannai/
    Organizer Makio OONO

    ―Call for oral presentations―

     Submission for oral presentations (40 minutes, including Q&A. Submission should be original research that has not been published elsewhere) is now open. Please send the information below by email by Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 to psj2016k@yahoo.co.jp in both PDF and MSWord formats. Please insert“Submission for 335th Regular Meeting” in the email subject and “335th Regular Meeting (Presenter’s name)” as the file name. Please embed all fonts in the PDF file. Notification of acceptance will be sent by around April 24th after the reviewing process.
    1. Names of presenters in Japanese, if available
    2. Names of presenters in English
    3. Affiliations of presenters in Japanese, if available
    4. Affiliations of presenters in English
    5. Names and contact information (email) of persons in charge of receiving notification of acceptance
    6. Title of presentation (Japanese title not needed if presentation is to be given in English)
    7. Abstract (about 400 Japanese characters)
    8. Equipment necessary for presentation (laptop and projector excluded)

    ―Call for symposium organization―

     Symposiums at Regular Meetings are to offer opportunities for presenters and audience to have discussions on a particular topic after the talks by several presenters. The report at the symposium does not have to be completed work; rather it is aimed for research projects in progress. Submission for symposium presentations is now open. Please send the information below by email in both PDF and MSWord formats byTuesday, April 18th, 2017to psj2016k@yahoo.co.jp Please insert“Submission for symposium at 335th Regular Meeting”in the email subject and“335th Regular Meeting (Presenter’s name)”as the file name. Please embed all fonts when preparing PDF files. Notification of acceptance will be sent byaround April 24thafter the reviewing process.
    1. Title of symposium in Japanese (less than 50 letters)
    2. Title of symposium in English (less than 25 words)
    3. Organizer’s name, affiliation, and contact information (email, telephone, address)
    4. Names and affiliations of presenters in Japanese
    5. Names and affiliations of presenters in English
    6. Abstract of workshop (less than 1000 Japanese characters, or less than 500 English words. Please indicate time allocations.)
    7. Others (Necessary equipment or material)
      <Guidelines for preparing symposium proposal>
    • Time allocation:The symposium should be at least two hours but should not go over three hours. 20% of the time should be provided for Q&A including the audience.
    • Presenters:There should be more than two presenters, and more than half of them should be members of the Phonetic Society of Japan. The symposium may have a chairperson and panel members (members or non-members).
    • Topic:should be suitable as presentations at the Phonetic Society of Japan
    • Preparation:PR activities and operations on the symposium day will be supported by the Planning Committee. However, the organizer is fully responsible for any preparation before the symposium day. The Phonetic Society of Japan will not provide travelling expenses or rewards for presenters.
    (Planning Committee)

    The 336th Regular Meeting

    Date Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
    Location Showa Women’s University
    Organizer Akemi MINEDA

    Schedule (subject to change)
    • Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 Call for papers
    • Friday, October 20th, 2017 Submission deadline
    • Friday, October 27th, 2017 Program available