The 16th Japanese Association for Sport Management (JASM) Conference



Leading Sport Organization
Period March 2-3, 2024 (March 1 : Student Seminar)
Juntendo University Hongo/Ochanomizu Campus
2-4-4 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
4th and 5th floors of the 2nd Education Bldg.
※Please use public transportation.
※In the event of severe travel restrictions imposed by the national or local government, the event will be changed to an online event.
※In the event of a change, the registration fee will not be changed or refunded (including the Student Seminar).
Host Japanese Association for Sport Management (JASM)
Co-host Japanese Center for Research on Women in sport(JCRWS), Juntendo University
Organizing Committee Committee for the 16th Japanese Association for Sport Management (JASM) Conference
Partner Juntendo Administration for Sport, Health and Medical Science
Conference Program
[Day 0: March 1, 2024(Fri.)]
13:10- Registrarion(2nd Eduation Bldg, 4F)
Student Seminar (401)
Theme:Optimal leadership: The necessary elements considered with the latest leadership theories
Lecturer:Dr. Laura J. Burton (UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT)
※This program will be conducted in English.
Governing Board meeting (401・Online)
[Day 1: March 2, 2024 (Sat.)]
8:45- Registration(2nd Education Bldg, 4F) 
9:15-10:30 Skill Up Seminar 
10:45-11:30 (401) * Live streaming in 402
Opening Ceremony
Moderator: Dr. Yukako Wada(Juntendo University)
1.       Opening remarks (Dr. Etsuko Ogasawara, President of the JASM, Chairperson of  the 16th JASM Conference)
2.       Welcome speech (Dr. Hidefumi Waki, Dean of Graduate School of Health and Sports Science, Juntendo University) 
3.       Schedule information
4.       Overview and purpose of the English Session (Dr. Daichi Oshimi, Chairperson of International Committee) 
5.       Poster Presentations: 1-minute research summary
11:30-12:30 (402)
Poster Session
12:00-13:30 (501)
Lunch boxes will be handed over at 501 from 12:00
13:30-15:00 (401) * Live streaming in 402
Keynote Speech I
Presented by the Japanese Center for Research on Women in sport
Theme::Understanding challenges and exploring opportunities for women in sport leadership
Dr. Laura J. Burton
      Professor, Sport Management
Department Head, Department of Educational Leadership,
Moderator:Ms. Yuko Sakurama (Japanese Center for Research on Women in sport)
Consecutive interpreter:
Ms. Reiko Oneyama
15:15-16:40 (401, 402, 403)
Oral Presentations 
(Presentation:20 minutes, Q&A:5 minutes)
Social Gathering
Bldg. 7 (Bldg. A) 13F
[Day 2: March 3, 2024 (Sun.) ]
Registration (2nd Education Bldg.)
9:00-12:15(401, 402, 403)
Oral Presentations
※Lunch boxes will be handed over at 501 from 12:00
13:00-14:30 (401) * Live streaming in 402
Keynote Speech Ⅱ
Title: Structural reform for Japan Rugby's global competitiveness
Dr. Kensuke Iwabuchi ※Online
Japan Rugby Football Union, Chairperson, co-CEO
Mr. Tokuya Ikeguchi ※In person  
Japan Rugby Football Union, co-CEO
Japan Rugby Marketing INC, Representative Director and Executive Officer
JAPAN RUGBY LEAGUE ONE, Executive Director
Moderator:Dr. Yukako Wada(Juntendo University)
15:00-16:25(401, 402, 403)
Oral Presentations(401, 402, 403)
Closing Ceremony
Closing Remarks (Dr. Etsuko Ogasawara, Chairperson of the 16th JASM Conference)
Presentation Schedule  
Schedule to the Conference Conference registration and abstract submission open:December 1, 2023 (Fri.) 
Deadline for abstract submission:January 6, 2024 (Sat.), 17:00 (JST) 
(Deadline for early-bird rate:January 31, 2024 (Wed.) )
Acceptance notification:Early February 2024
Deadline for registration and standard rate payment:February 23, 2024 (Fri.) 
(From February 24, 2024, registration will be accepted at the venue on the day of the conference)
Conference Registration Please register by filling out the registration form on the web.
※Application has been closed. 
⚫ Conference registration opens:December 1, 2023 (Fri.)
⚫ Deadline for early-bird rate:January 31, 2024 (Wed.) 
⚫ Deadline for registration and standard rate:February 23, 2024 (Fri.)
Call for Papers

1. Presentation Application Schedule 
● Open of abstract submission:December 1, 2023 (Fri.) 
● Deadline for abstract submission:January 6, 2024 (Sat.), 17:00 (JST) ※Registration for presentations has ended.
● Acceptance notification:Early February 2024

2.Presentation Type 
Presentations can be made in either Japanese or English.
※Abstracts are submitted in the language of the presentation.
1) Practical Research: Research results and reports that compile cases contributing to the practical aspects of sport management.
2) Academic Research: Research results with logical, objective, and unique characteristics based on academic rigor.

3.Presentation Style
1) Oral presentations (Japanese or English):
30 minutes (20 minutes for presentation, 5 minutes for Q&A, and 5 minutes for changeover).
2) Poster presentations(A0 size posters, There is no poster session for English-based presentations)
4.Research Fields: Both practical and academic research should encompass the following areas:
① Sport Marketing (sponsorship, consumer behavior, etc.)
② Management/Leadership (organizations, GM, volunteers, etc.)
③ Policy
④ Finance & Economics
⑤ Facility Management (PPP, PFI, etc.)
⑥ Sport Management Education (curriculum, talent development, internships, etc.)
⑦ Sport Tourism
⑧ Legal Issues
⑨ Communication (media, journalism, public relations, etc.)
⑩ Others

5.Eligibility for Presentation:
※Applicants must be formal or student members (graduate students) of the JASM who have paid their annual fees for the current year.
※Coauthor(s) does not need to be members of the JASM.
※Each applicant can submit only one research as the first author (presenter).
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Student Seminar
・[Day 0: March 1, 2024 (Fri.)] 13:30-15:30
Juntendo University Hongo/Ochanomizu Campus
   2-4-4 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan 
    (401, 2nd Education Bldg. )
Thema:Optimal leadership: The necessary elements considered with the latest leadership theories
13:10-Registration(2nd Education Bldg, 4F)
13:30-14:30 Watching the lecture video
Lecturer:Dr. Laura J. Burton (UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT)
14:30-15:30 Group discussion with Japanese facilitators
Registration fee
Type Same day Payment

Standard Payment

(By February 23, 2024)

Early Bird Payment

 (By January 31, 2024)

General 10,000 yen 8,000 yen 7,000 yen
General (non-membership) 15,000 yen 10,000 yen 10,000 yen
(Conference + Student Seminar)
5,000 yen 4,000 yen 4,000 yen
Include undergraduate students, graduate students, and student members.
Registration must be completed before early-bird payment or standard payment.
Please make payment to the following account by [Wednesday, January 31] for early-bird payment and by [Friday, February 23] for standard payment.
If you are paying via bank transfer in your university name, please inform the conference secretariat. 
Please note that once the registration fee has been paid, it is non-refundable.
Branch Name Takadanobaba Branch
Account number 4475138
Account Name ニホンスポ-ツマネジメントガツカイ ガツカイタイカイ カイチヨウ オガサワラエツコ

Since there are few places to have lunch in the vicinity, those who wish to do so may apply for a boxed lunch upon payment in advance. Please pay for the boxed lunch together with the conference registration fee.
The boxed lunch menu is different for two days.
Lunch box with a beverage = 1,000 yen
Application deadline: February 23, 2024 (Fri).


A reception will be held after the all programs on March 2 (Sat.) (Day 1).
Venue: Juntendo University Hongo/Ochanomizu Campus, Building A, 13th floor 
Fee: 5,000 yen (via bank transfer in advance)

Please transfer the banquet fee together with the conference registration fee by February 23, 2024 (Fri.).

Childcare service ※Application has been closed. A childcare center will be set up on site during the conference.
Please read the following and register by the deadline January 31, 2024.
Eligibility:Children of participants in the 16th JASM Conference 
Childcare hours (tentative):
March 2 (Sat.) 09:00-19:30
March 3 (Sun.) 08:30-17:30
Capacity:Approximately 5 children on both days (first-come, first-served basis; It may be turned down if capacity is exceeded)
Age:0 years (6 months) to 12 years (6th grade elementary school)
Fee:Free of charge
Application deadline: January 31, 2024 (Wed).
*If the number of applicants exceeds the limit, the application may close earlier than the deadline above.
Child care service:Outsourced to a babysitting company
Asuka Corporation TEL 03-6912-2125
Others:Please confirm the attached User Guide and Terms of Use before applying.
The Executive Committee Secretariat will send materials such as an agreement separately to those who have applied.
In the event of an accident, etc., we will respond within the scope of the “Comprehensive Guarantee System for Childcare Services Operations” to which the provider subscribes.
Please note that the Executive Committee of the 16th JASM Conference and JASM will not be held responsible for any accidents that may occur during childcare.
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■Committee for 16th JASM Conference

Chairperson Dr. Etsuko Ogasawara (Juntendo University)
Vice-chairpersons Dr. Yukako Wada (Juntendo University)
Ms. Yuko Sakurama(Japanese Center for Research on Women in sport)
Committee Members Dr. Ogiso, Waku (Toyo University)
Dr. Daichi Oshimi (Tokai University)
Mr. Junya Kitagawa (Japanese Center for Research on Women in sport)
Dr. Shintaro Sato (Waseda University)
Ms. Mika Takezawa (Japanese Center for Research on Women in sport)
Dr. Yoshifumi Bizen (Kokugakuin University)
Dr. Hirotaka Matsuoka (Waseda University)
Dr. Akane Mikura (Juntendo University)
Dr. Rei Yamashita (Toyo University)
Dr. Jackie Shao (University of Taipei)