Concent is involved with the local Information Architecture and User Experience community, organizing seminars on topics of interest and redux events for conferences we've attended.
April 24 presentation in Tokyo by the Japanese attendees of the IA Summit 2012, which was held March 21-25 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
March 13 presentation in Tokyo on Interaction 12, a design conference held February 1-4 in Dublin, Ireland.
On February 11, World Information Architecture Day was held in 14 cities around the world. Concent's own president and information architect Atsushi Hasegawa served as coordinator for the Tokyo event.
A session of "IA Bootcamp," which began as an internal Concent training program, held in Sendai. IA Bootcamp is a concentrated workshop format seminar covering an overview of Information Architecture and User Experience theory and techniques. The Sendai workshop theme was paper prototypes for touch panel menu GUIs.