10/01/2017

Highlights: 137th Regular Meeting

Table Topics Speech Session conducted by TM Tomonaga
"Talk about world-famous Japanese inventions"

TM Cooley's Project Speech

TM Kitaoka's Project Speech

Best Table Topics Speaker Award Winner: TM Kunisawa 

VPE Kunisawa's session on Pathways

9/21/2017

Agenda for the 137th Regular Meeting

DATE&TIME: 15:00-17:00, Saturday, September 30, 2017
VENUE: Room A327, Education & Research Building
                 Eikokuji Campus, Kochi University of Technology / University of Kochi

*Be sure to exchange your CL Manuals before meeting starts

15:00 Call to Order by President
           Introduction of the Guests

15:03 Greeting by Toastmaster:  TM Y.Nagano
           Word of the Day: Word Master: TM S.Nagano
           Introduction of Evaluation Team
             General Evaluator: TM Nagasaki
                 Timer: TM Kunisawa        Vote-Counter: TM Hashimoto
                 Ah-Counter: TM Sawada   Grammarian: TM Hayashi

15:13  【Table Topics Session】  Table Topics Master: TM Tomonaga
15:28   Timer’s Report & Vote

15:30 Intermission

15:40 【Formal Speech Session】

Speaker 1: TM Cooley
           ( #2, AC#1, The Entertaining Speaker #1, The Entertaining Speech, 5-7 min)    

            Title: Always Loot the Bodies

Speaker2: TM Kitaoka

              (AC#6, Speeches by Management #5, Confrontation: The Adversary Relationship, 5 min and Q&A 10 min)
             Title: Charge for Ambulance

16:05   Timer’s Report & Vote

16:07 【Evaluation Session】   General Evaluator
            Evaluator 1: TM Adachi
            Evaluator 2: TM O‘dowd

16:15   Timer’s Report & Vote

16:17 Report
     Ah-Counter, Grammarian, Word Master
           General Evaluator’s Comments
           Sharing (5 min)

    Award Presentation: President
    Address by Toastmaster

16:30 Business Session: VPE
           1  Club Officers
           2  Role Assignment
           3  Pathways

17:00 Adjourn

8/26/2017

Highlight: 136th Regular Meeting

           Speaker 1:  TM Kunisawa
               (CC #7, Research Your topic, 5-7 min)
               Title: Are You Sure That It Is Safe?


           Speaker 2: TM S.Nagano
               (AC #10, Speaking to inform #5, The Abstract Concept, 6-8 min)
Title: A Sense of Vague Guilt


Contest Chair:  TM Yoichi Nagano

2017 In-House Tall Tale Speech Contest Result

Congratulations!  

English Contest Winner:   TM Piper O’dowd

Japanese Contest Winner:  TM Ai Tsuchihashi

They will represent our club and proceed to the Area contest, which will be held on September 10 in Takamatsu. 

8/21/2017

Agenda: 136th Regular Meeting & In-House Contest 2017/8/26

DATE&TIME: 15:00-17:00, Saturday, August 26, 2017
VENUE:  Room A327, Education & Research Building
               Eikokuji Campus, Kochi University of Technology / University of Kochi

*Be sure to exchange your CL Manuals before the meeting starts

15:00 Call to Order by President
           Introduction of the Guests

15:03 Greeting by Toastmaster:  TM Y.Nagano
           Word of the Day: Word Master: TM Sawada
           Introduction of Evaluation Team
             General Evaluator: TM Tomonaga
               Timer: TM Hayashi
               Ah-Counter: TM Hashimoto   Grammarian: TM Adachi

15:05 Formal Speech Session
           Speaker 1:  TM Kunisawa
               (CC #7, Research Your topic, 5-7 min)
               Title: Are You Sure That It Is Safe?
           Speaker 2: TM S.Nagano
               (AC #10, Speaking to inform #5, The Abstract Concept, 6-8 min)
Title: A Sense of Vague Guilt

15:20 Timer’s Report

15:22 Evaluation Session   General Evaluator
Evaluator 1: TM  Shinomiya
           Evaluator 2: TM  Kitaoka

15:30 Timer’s Report
     Reports:Ah-Counter, Grammarian, Word Master
          General Evaluators Comments

15:32 Intermission
    Preparation & Briefing

15:45 In-House Speech Contest for Tall Tales
           Contest Chair: TM Y. Nagano
   Chief Judge: TM Nagasaki
   Timers: TM Kunisawa, TM Hayashi
   Vote Counters: TM Kitaoka, TM Sawada
            SAAs: TM Hayashi, TM Kunisawa

 <Japanese> Contestants: Alphabetically       
TM Hashimoto     (     )                        
TM Tsuchihashi    (     )  

 <English> Contestants: Alphabetically 
           TM Adachi            (     )
           TM Cooley            (     )
           TM O’dowd           (     )

16:35 Address by Contest Chair / Toastmaster
          Sharing 

16:40 Business Session: VPE
          1  Club Officers  2  Role Assignment

17:00 Adjourn

7/24/2017

Club Awards 2016-2017

Kochi Toastmasters club is pleased to announce the Club Awards 2016 -2017 winners. 

Best Speaker Award:  Jessica Cooley

Most Improved Award:  NAGANO Yoichi 

Ace of Initiative Award:  Jeffrey Wong

You’re Gem Award:        Piper O’dowd 

Leadership Excellence Award:   TSUCHIHASHI Ai


The winners received awards from our new President TM Adachi in the awarding ceremony during the summer beer party, held at Hotel Nikko Kochi on July 22, 2017.





7/23/2017

Area Director honors Kochi Toastmasters Club

Former Area Director TM TSUCHIHASHI presented Best Club Award to Kochi Toastmasters Club. Our Immediate Past President TM Nagano proudly received the award in the awarding ceremony during the summer beer party, held at Hotel Nikko Kochi on July 22, 2017.

Thanks, Aichan.