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On Saturday July 16, 2022, the Skeena Summit Academic Research Forum will sponsor a conference to be held at Kansai at Kwansei Gakuin University, Nishinomiya Uegahara campus. This event will be an international hybrid (on-line and in-person) conference addressing the theme of how academics, professionals, volunteers and students can embrace the  changes wrought in the wake of the global COVID-19 pandemic.  The approach is interdisciplinary, including diverse areas such as  Education, Culture, Commerce, Health, and Leadership. Presenters are encouraged to present research, practical techniques, and motivational stories based on personal experiences that exemplify resilience & transformation of their fields in the post-COVID-19 context. 

There is no charge for participating in the  conference. 

Selected papers will be included in a post-conference publication. 

Submit abstracts (150-200 words)  to:


Date: July 16, 2022

Time: 10:00 am to 16:00pm 

Location: Kwansei Gakuin University, Nishinomiya Ueghara campus, Building G  (access)

Conference Chair: Michael Parrish, Assistant Professor at Kwansei Gakuin University

Program Chair: Richard Miller, Professor at Osaka Jogakuin University

Publications Chair: Sandra Healy, Professor at Kyoto Institute of Technology

Vetting Chair: Michael Greisamer, Lecturer at Himeiji Dokkyo University

Intuitional Partner: Summit International Institute

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