例会報告 2017/9/11

The meeting minutes of Sep.11, 2017.

Business session                TM Hikosaka

   About Area 42 contest which will be held on Sep. 17, 2017.

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Chiba

A lot of Chinese companies have revised their corporate charters.

 

Word of the Evening          TM Takayama

“animate”  “animated”

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Tajima

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————    TM N. Tanaka

Grammarian—————    TM Hijikata.

Um/ah Counter————   TM Tohyama

Vote Counter ————–   TM Murata

 

Joke Master              TM Hikosaka.

  • “At Leman Lake in Switzerland in1989”

A Japanese businessman gave advice to a Swiss guy about the business outlook.

What did the Japanese businessman advise the Swiss guy at the end?

 

  • “I speak British English”

A Japanese man varies his English according to the country

 

Table Topic Session        TM Mizuno

  • How do you maintain your health?                   TM Chiba     1’51
  • Are you interested in sumo? Who is your favorite sumo wrestler? TM Nakagami 2’01
  • Do you think the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games will be a success?   TM Takayama  1’55

Who are you cheering for in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic games?

  • Have you ever been to Japanese old castles?                 TM Takimoto  2’09

Which castle do you like the best?

 

 

Prepared Speakers                    

  • PS1 CC#5  Your Body Speaks

Title:  Indoor activities or outdoor activities        TM Oka      6’13

 

  • PS2 Practice speech for the upcoming Are 42 contest

Title:   The secret of myself                                     TM Horiuchi   4’00

 

  • PS3 Practice speech for the upcoming Are 42 contest

Title:  Silent Hero                             TM Takamiya  4’37

 

 

General Evaluator           TM Sasaki

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Uchino            3’07

IE2   TM Yo Watanabe      3’40

IE3   TM Takimoto          3’42

 

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Nakagami

Individual Evaluator  TM Uchino

 

Next meeting is Oct. 2th, 2017. Role assignments are as follows.

 

1.Thought of the Evening

TM 仲上

6.Ah-Um Counter

TM N.田中

11.Prepared Speech2

TM M.田中

2.Word of the Evening

TM 黒田

7.Vote Counter

TM 渡邉要

12.Prepared Speech3

TM 内野

3.Toastmaster of the Day

TM 滝本

8.Joke Master

TM 土方

13.General Evaluator

TM岡

4.Timer

TM 高山

9.Table Topics

TM 高宮

14-16Individual Evaluator
5.Grammarian

TM 遠山

10.Prepared Speech1

TM 村田

14.堀内 15.西岡

16.彦阪

 

 

 

広告

例会報告 2017/9/4 Tall Tales Speech Contest

  • We had an Inhouse Tall Tales Speech Contest and made a great success.

 

Guests:           TM Kyoko Okabe from ICF Chiba TMC

TM Kiyoko Harano from Narita TMC

 

Contest Staff

Contest Chair :     TM Minako Oka

Chief judge:        TM Nobuko Tanaka

Timers:            TM Fumiko Sasaki

TM Hiromi Uchino

Ballot Counters:     TM Junko Hikosaka

TM Ryoji Tajima

Interviewer:         TM Yoshiyuki Hijikata

Sergeant at Arms    TM Kazue Nishioka

 

Contestants

  •  “Job Interview”       TM Masayuki Tanaka
  • Silent Hero”       TM Masaji Takamiya
  • Su Wukong”       TM Takaharu Mizuno
  • The secret of myself”  TM Mami Horiuchi
  • Bee careful”          TM Sanae Tohyama

 

Results:  First place:    TM Masaji Takamiya

Second place:  TM Mami Horiuchi

 

  • TM Masaji Takamiya and TM Mami Horiuchi are going to participate in Area 42 Tall Tales Contest which will be held on Sep. 17, 2017

 

  • The next meeting (regular meeting) will be held on Sep. 11th

 

 

例会報告 2017/8/28

The meeting minutes of Aug.28, 2017.

 

Thought of the Evening       TM N,Tanaka

Her personal view of fireworks display. ~ “Oomagari fireworks display” as an example.

 

Word of the Evening          TM Hijikata

“point-blank”

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Uchino

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————   TM Mizuno

Grammarian—————   TM Yo Watanabe.

Um/ah Counter————   TM Nakagami

Vote Counter ————–   TM Chiba.

 

Joke Master        TM Tohyama.

  • A son told his mother two reasons for his absence from school, then his mother gave her son two reasons why he should go to school.
  • The reason why a school boy doesn’t want to go to school ~ He is scared of the school meal for the day.

 

Table Topic Session        TM Takayama

  • What is your favorite food in Kyoto?          TM Nakagami       2’04
  • Did you enjoy travel during this summer vacation?   TM Nishioka        1’51
  • What kind of novels did you read in this summer?      Yuriko Watanabe   2’11
  • How did you enjoy skiing?                            TM Chiba          2’01

 

Prepared Speakers

  • PS1 CC#5  Your Body Speaks

Title:  Charm of gold                          TM Tajima   6’27

 

  • PS2 AC#3   Speaking to Inform ~ “The Demonstration Talk”

Title:  Know your stress                                          TM Sasaki   6’59

 

  • PS3 AC#3  The entertaining speaker ~ “Make them laugh”

Title:  Quiet Hero                            TM Takamiya  4’51

 

 

General Evaluator           TM M.Tanaka

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Murata          3’20

IE2   TM Hikosaka       3’02

IE3   TM Kuroda          3’19

 

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  Yuriko Watanabe

Individual Evaluator  TM Kuroda

Prepared Speaker    TM Takamiya

 

Next meeting is Sep. 11th, 2017. Role assignments are as follows.

 

1.Thought of the Evening

TM 千葉

6.Ah-Um Counter

TM遠山

11.Prepared Speech2

TM 西岡

2.Word of the Evening

TM 堀内

7.Vote Counter

TM 村田

12.Prepared Speech3

TM N.田中

3.Toastmaster of the Day

TM 田嶋

8.Joke Master

TM 彦阪

13.General Evaluator

TM佐々木

4.Timer

TM 高宮

9.Table Topics

TM 水野

14-16Individual Evaluator
5.Grammarian

TM 土方

10.Prepared Speech1

TM 岡

14.内野 15.渡邉

16.滝本

 

 

 

例会報告 2017/8/7

Business session          TM Hikosaka

We held discussions about the arrangements for the inhouse speech contest and the Area 42 contest.

 

Thought of the Evening    TM Mizuno

About the aggressive foreign policy of China.

 

Word of the Evening       TM Tajima

“remarkable”

 

Toastmaster of the Evening    TM Oka

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————  TM Tohyama

Grammarian—————  TM N. Tanaka

Um/ah Counter————  TM Murata

Vote Counter ————–  TM M. Tanaka

 

Joke Master        TM Uchino

The desire of an American old man’s trip to Japan is to take a photo with Japanese women.

 

Table Topic Session        TM Nakagami

  • Why do Japanese people have a long life?         TM Watanabe  2’14
  • How do you live every day to keep your life active?      TM Chiba      1’12
  • How do you live every day to maintain good health?     TM M. Tanaka  1’29
  • Can you give us some advice about maintaining good health?  TM Hikosaka    1’55

 

Prepared Speakers

  • PS1 CC#2  Organize Your Speech

Title: Cooking saves a man’s retirement life.      TM Kuroda    6’42

 

  • PS2  CC#3  Get to the point

Title: Survival communication                  TM Takayama  6’34

(3)PS3  AC#1  “Mastering the Toast” of Special Occasion Speech

Title: Congratulations being Award.               TM Takimoto   3’59

 

General Evaluator           TM Nishioka

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Sasaki        2’59

IE2   TM Horiuchi      2’19

IE3   TM Hijikata       2’30

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Chiba

Individual Evaluator  TM Horiuchi

Prepared Speaker    TM Kuroda

 

Next meeting is Aug. 28th, 2017. Role assignments are as follows.

例会報告 2017/7/1

The meeting minutes of July 3, 2017.

 

The new term has started under our new president TM Hikosaka.

We had a fruitful meeting with two guests, Mr. Hiroshi Kobayashi and Miss Peyton Webber.

 

At the beginning of the meeting, Area Governor TM Watanabe conducted the installation ceremony for new officers.

 

New officers.

President                      TM Hikosaka.

Vice President Education        TM Takamiya

Vice President Membership      TM Tajima

Vice President Public Relations   TM M.Tanaka

Secretary                       TM Uchino

Treasurer                      TM Oka

Sergeant at Arms                TM Hijikata

 

 

Thought of the Evening    TM Sasaki

About the situation in Hong Kong around 1997.

 

Word of the Evening       TM Chiba

“sports”  “sporty”

 

Business session      TM Hikosaka

  • About the long-term assignment.
  • A inhouse speech contest will be held. (English and Japanese)
  • Officer‘s training ——- July 30th.

 

Toastmaster of the Evening    TM Takayama

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————  TM Nakagami

Grammarian—————  TM Kuroda

Um/ah Counter————  TM M. Tanaka

Vote Counter ————–  TM Takamiya

 

Table Topic Session        TM Tajima

  • Tell us about good memories of your summer vacations.   Kobayasi    1’09
  • Tell us about cultural exchanges you have experienced. TM Takimoto   2’05
  • What is needed to make Japan more attractive?         TM Hijikata    2’16

 

Prepared Speakers

  • PS1 The Ice Breaker       TM Tohyama    5’40

“Let’s sing for FUN!”

 

(2)PS2  Organize Your Speech         TM Mizuno         9’56

“Business experience in China by photograph”

 

General Evaluator           TM Uchino

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM N.Tanaka     3’18

IE2   TM Oka          3’12

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Takimoto and TM Hijikata

 

Next meeting is July 24th, 2017. Role assignments are as follows.

例会報告 2017/6/5

Meeting minutes for June 5, 2017.

 

We had a fruitful meeting with the induction ceremony for TM Tohyama.

Toastmaster of the Day: TM Horiuchi.

Thought of Evening: TM Hijikata “looking at the history from different angle”

Word of the Evening: TM Takayama “motivation”

Helpers

Timer: TM Yo Watanabe   Grammarian: TM Hikosaka  Um/Ah Counter: TM Chiba

Vote Counter: TM Tajima

 

Joke master: TM Mizuno “a monkey and a police”

 

Table Topics Master: TM Nishioka “Reunion”

(1) TM Sasaki 1’44” (2) TM Toyama 2’03” (3) TM N Tanaka 2’28” (4) TM Mizuno 2’38”

 

Prepared Speakers:

No.1: TM Oka CC Project#4: How to say it   : time 5-7 min.

Title: “Global Warming and Potato chips”                               5’41”

No.2: TM Uchino CC#10 Inspire Your Audience: time 8-10 min.

Title: “How people should vigorously spend their later years”             8’56”

General Evaluator: TM Murata

IEs:  No.1: TM Takamiya 3’22”  No.2: TM Kuroda 3’14”

 

Best Speakers:  Congratulations!

Table Topics: TM N Tanaka and TM Tohyama

 

Next meeting is June 19th, 2017.  Role assignments are as follows.

 

TD   TM Kuroda GR  TM Takamiya TP    TM Sasaki GE   TM N Tanaka
TE   TM Tohyama Ah/Um  TM Mizuno PS1   TM Murata IE1   TM Takayama
WE   TM Takimoto VC  TM Horiuchi PS2   TM Hikosaka IE2   TM M Tanaka
Timer  TM Oka Joke   TM Nakagami PS3   TM Watanabe IE3   TM Uchino

 

例会報告 2017/5/15

Meeting minutes for May 15, 2017.

We had a fruitful meeting with two guests, Ms. Toyama and Ms. Mori.

Toastmaster of the Day: TM Mike Tanaka

Thought of Evening: TM Murata “nowadays’ top news”

Word of the Evening: TM Horiuchi “meaningful”

Helpers

Timer: TM Mizuno   Grammarian: TM Hijikata  Um/Ah Counter: TM Uchino

Vote Counter: TM Nakagami

Joke master: TM Matsumoto “teenagers’ birthday gift”

 

Table Topics Master: TM Oka “internet shopping, energy saving and some other questions ”

(1) TM Murata 1’45” (2) TM Hijikata 1’30” (3) TM Horiuchi 1’21” (4) TM Uchino 1’16”

Prepared Speakers:

No.1: TM Takayama  CC Project#2: Organize your speech: time 5-7 min.

Title: “My mother (moment of truth)”                                   6’53”

No.2: TM Nishioka AC#5 The Abstract Concept: time 6-8 min.

Title: “Deja vu”                                                       6’58”

No.3: TM N Tanaka AC #5 The Abstract Concept: Time 6-8 min.

Title: “No Attachment to the Worldly Matters, Contentment-知足“    8’38”

 

General Evaluator: TM Hikosaka

IEs:  No.1: TM Kuroda 3’42”  No.2: TM Sasaki 2’32”  No.3: TM Yo Watanabe 3’07”

Best Speakers:  Congratulations!

Table Topics: TM Uchino   Evaluation: TM Sasaki

Prepared Speech: TM Takayama

Next meeting is June 5th, 2017.  Role assignments are as follows.

TD   TM Horiuchi GR  TM Hikosaka TP    TM Nishioka GE   TM Murata
TE   TM Hijikata Ah/Um  TM Chiba PS1   TM Oka IE1   TM Takamiya
WE   TM Takayama VC  TM Tajima PS2   TM M Tanaka IE2   TM Takimoto
Timer TM Y Watanabe Joke   TM Mizuno PS3   TM Uchino IE3   TM Kuroda