Kampai with Sake Across Japan – Online #kampaiwithsake2021
1. Panel Discussion “The Future of Japanese Sake Design”
This will be a discussion about writing the future of sake, reaffirming the tangible and intangible value of it, and the expectations for the craft, diversity, and internationalization of sake from the unique perspective of four panelists.
2. Kampai with Sake” Relay and Kagami-Biraki
From sake samurai, sake stylists, supporters, etc., video letters of sake ambassadors from all over the world toasting with sake will play (a total of 30 people, 3 minutes 5 seconds each). In additions, performers will perform “kagami-biraki (a traditional opening of a sake cask at ceremonies)” in the studio.
3. Live Relay Broadcasting from Event Venues and Shops
Live broadcasts will be made from event venues and restaurants nationwide to show the state of the toast across the country.
4. Connect with a nationwide #kampaiwithsake2021 at 19:00
In conjunction with the live stream, raise your voices and unite at 19:00 together with others at home, venues, and restaurants nationwide with a “kampai!” with sake. #kampaiwithsake2021 photo submissions will also be addressed on SNS.
5. Virtual Background Screen Layout
To avoid crowds, participants in the panel discussions, live discussions, local live broadcasts, and in-studio performers will also appear on screen with virtual backgrounds.
Date & Time:Friday, October 1st,
17:30 Opening Talk, The Significance of Toasting with Sake
17:37 Panel Discussion
18:35 Kampai with Sake Relay, Kagami-Biraki
18:45 Live Broadcasts from Local Venues
18:55 Greetings from the Organizers
19:00 Nationwide Kampai with Sake #kampaiwithsake2021
19:10 Live Broadcasts from Restaurants
19:20 Chat Exchange & Hashtag Submission Gifts
19:27 Closing Words