Reissuance of Membership Card

A "Request for Reissuance of Membership Card" form is available. Please fill out and sign the form and submit it to the Membership Office, either by post mail, fax or e-mail (attaching the signed document). A membership card will be issued in the designated way.

Contact: Membership Office
International House of Japan
Tel: 03-3470-3212 (Mon.-Fri. 9:00 am - 5:00 pm)
Fax: 03-3470-3170
E-mail: member*i-house.or.jp (please replace * with @)

Agreement with Fitness Club TIPNESS Roppingi

IHJ has made an agreement with Tipness Roppongi to enable usage of its facility, with payment of a fee for a one-time-use ticket, effective May 1, 2014, as follows:


Name "Fitness Club TIPNESS"
Address 6-6-9 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
(about 10 minutes on foot from I-House)
Phone03-5474-3531
Opening Hours   Monday to Friday 7:00-23:00 / Saturdays 9:30-22:00
Sundays and Holidays 9:30-20:00
Closed Daysthe second Sunday and the third Thursday of every month,
over the year-end holidays
Facilitiestraining gym, work-out studio,
swimming pool (22m x 1 course, 20m x 2 courses),
sauna (dry & mist),
relaxation area (incl. germanium bathing with additional fees)
Eligibility16 years old and above
Those who satisfy the medical test on the back of the ticket.
Persons having tattoos and pregnant women are not allowed to use the facility.
Fee JPY1,715 + consumption tax (8%) = JPY1,852 per one visit
Rental of "5-item set" (T-shirt, jogging pants, shoes, towel-small & big) JPY300+tax

Please ask our Front Desk how to use the facility.

Contact: Membership Office
International House of Japan
Tel: 03-3470-3212 (Mon.-Fri. 9:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Dinner Meeting for IHJ Members 2017

Flyer (PDF)

A dinner meeting was held with special guest as an opportunity for our members to meet and talk and in accord with our mission to promote cultural exchange and intellectual cooperation.

Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017, from 6:30 pm
Special Guest: Dr. Ogura Kazuo / Senior Advisor, The Japan Foundation/ President, The Nippon Foundation Paralympic Support Center/ Specially Invited Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University
"Nonverbal Communication in International Relations"
Language: Japanese (without interpretation)

Dinner Meeting for IHJ Members 2016

Flyer (PDF)

A dinner meeting was held with special guest as an opportunity for our members to meet and talk and in accord with our mission to promote cultural exchange and intellectual cooperation.

Date: Monday, December 5, 2016, from 6:30 pm
Special Guest: Mr. Matsumoto Koshiro / Kabuki Actor
"Kabuki and Broadway"
Language: Japanese (without interpretation)

Dinner Meeting for IHJ Members 2015

Flyer (PDF)

A dinner meeting was held with special guest as an opportunity for our members to meet and talk and in accord with our mission to promote cultural exchange and intellectual cooperation.

Date: Friday, November 27, 2015, from 6:30 pm
Special Guest: Mr. Hosokawa Morihiro/ The former Prime Minister/The Chairman of the Eisei-Bunko Museum that exhibits the Hosokawa family collection
"Paintings on Fusuma—Living with Art"
Language: Japanese (without interpretation)

Dinner Meeting for IHJ Members 2014

Flyer (PDF)

A dinner meeting was held with special guest as an opportunity for our members to meet and talk and in accord with our mission to promote cultural exchange and intellectual cooperation.

Date: Wednesday, November 26, 2014, from 6:30 pm
Special Guest: Dr. Ogata Sadako / Distinguished Fellow, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
"The Present and Future of U.S., China and Japan Relations"
Language: Japanese (without interpretation)

Dinner Meeting for IHJ Members 2013

Flyer (PDF)

A dinner meeting was held with special guest as an opportunity for our members to meet and talk and in accord with our mission to promote cultural exchange and intellectual cooperation.

Date: Monday, November 18, 2013, from 7:00 pm
Special Guest: Dr. Hamada Koichi
(Tuntex Professor of Economics, Yale University; Special Advisor to the Cabinet)
"Abenomics and the Prospect of the Japanese Economy"
Language: Japanese (without interpretation)

Sixtieth Anniversary Dinner for Members

In commemoration of the sixtieth anniversary of the International House of Japan, we are holding a special dinner with invited guests on the following two days.

Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 6:30 pm- (Doors open at 6:00 pm)
Guest: Dr. Donald Keene

Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 6:30 pm- (Doors open at 6:00 pm)
Guest: Danjuro XII

Venue: Iwasaki Koyata Memorial Hall, International House of Japan
Fee: 15,000 yen per person for each date
Language (for both dates): Japanese (without English interpretation)

Past Programs of the I-House Members Forum

Venue: International House of Japan
Cost: Member: @6,500 yen (Guests at @7,500 yen) *except 4th and 11th Forums

1st

  • Date: Monday, October 2, 2006, 6:00-8:30 pm (Dinner served)
  • Speaker: Mr. Yoshiharu Fukuhara, Chairman Emeritus, Shiseido Corporation
  • Theme: To Live is to Learn (language:Japanese)

2nd

  • Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2007. 6:00-8:30 pm (Dinner served)
  • Speaker: Mr. Takashi Tsujii, author, poet, president of the Japan-China Cultural Exchange Association
  • Theme: Global Sensibility and Literacy (Language: Japanese)

3rd

  • Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2007. 6:00-8:30 pm (Dinner served)
  • Speaker: Mr. Yotaro Kobayashi, Chief Corporate Adviser, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
  • Theme: "Thoughts on How to Help Create Interesting People" (Language: Japanese)

4th

  • Date: Thursday, September 6, 2007. (1) 6:00-7:40 pm Concert and Reception ;(2) 7:45-8:30 pm Dinner
  • Artists: Ms. Michiko Inou (composer;piano)Ms. Kaoru Onoda (soprano) & Mr. Ikuo Oho (top tenor)
  • Theme: "From Manyo-shu to Modern Poems, Enchanted by Magic of Letters..." Recital of Familiar Japanese Poetry Composed into Songs by Ms. Michiko Inou
  • Cost: (1): Members @2,500 yen (Guests @3,000 yen) (1)&(2):Members @8,000 yen (Guests@9,000 yen)

5th

  • Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2007, 6:00-8:30 pm (Dinner served)
  • Speaker: Akira Iriye, Professor Emeritus, Harvard University
  • Theme: "On U.S.-Japan Relations: Reminiscences of My Fifty-five Years in the U. S." (The presentation will be in Japanese with no English translation)

6th

  • Date: Monday, May 12, 2008, 6:00-8:30 pm (Dinner served)
  • Speaker: Ken'ichiro Hirano, Professor, Waseda University and Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo
  • Theme: "A lecture on international cultural relations"(Language: Japanese)

7th

  • Date: Tuesday, November 4, 2008 6:00-8:30 pm (Dinner served)
  • Speaker: Mr. Kenji Ekuan, Industrial Designer
  • Theme The Soul and Material Things (Language: Japanese)

8th

  • Date: Wednesday, February 25, 2009 6:00-8:30 pm (Dinner served)
  • Speaker: Professor Masao Kunihiro, Distinguished Visiting Professor of Edinburgh University
  • Theme: Diplomacy and Politics (Language: Japanese)

9th

  • Date: Thursday, May 21, 2009 6:00-8:30 pm (Dinner served)
  • Speaker: Professor Tatsuo Yamada, Professor Emeritus, Keio University
  • Theme: Chiang Kai-shek and Contemporary China (Language: Japanese)

10th

  • Date: Thursday, October 8, 2009 6:00-8:30 pm (Dinner served)
  • Speaker: Professor Shuji Takashina, Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo
  • Theme: Images and Letters in Japanese Art (Language: Japanese)

11th

  • Date: Thessday, March 16, 2010, 5:30-7:00 pm (Concert); 7:00-8:30 pm (Dinner)
  • Artists: Mr. Kawabata Narimichi (violin) & Mr. Sato Katsushige (piano).
  • Cost: Members @7,500 yen (Guests @8,500 yen)

Contact

Membership Office
International House of Japan
Tel: 03-3470-3212 (Mon.-Fri. 9:00 am - 5:00 pm)
Fax:03-3470-3170