19th North and Central American Regional Conference

This conference will be held October 13-17, 2024 in Philadelphia,hosted by Philadelphia Chapter #71.

Principal Guest Master

Iemoto Naohiro Kasuya of the Ichiyo School of IKEBANA


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City,237 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5686

Contact information

Deborah Dickinson: email:,
Donna Eroh-Rothstein: email:


October 13, 2024 – October 17, 2024
with optional activities and tours before and after official dates

October 13 (Sun) Group arrangement workshops: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
October 14 (Mon) ☆ Exhibition set-up
☆ Ribbon-cutting Ceremony for the Official Opening of the Exhibition
☆ Cocktail Reception
☆ Welcome Party
October 15 (Tue) ☆ Demonstrations and Workshops
October 16 (Wed) ☆ Grand Demonstration
by Iemoto Naohiro Kasuya of Ichiyo School of Ikebana in the evening People not registered for the Conference may attend.
October 17 (Thu) ☆ Multiple workshops
by Iemoto Naohiro Kasuya of Ichiyo School of Ikebana dismantling of the exhibition in the afternoon
☆ Sayonara Dinner
October 18 (Fri)  ☆ Optional bus trip to Longwood Gardens 


The 15th Asian Regional Conference in Hyderabad

November 17-20, 2023
Hosted by Hyderabad Chapter #250
Principal Guest Master: Iemoto Keiho Hihara of Misho-ryu

November 17 (Fri) ☆ Registrations
☆ Business Meeting 1
☆ Asian Liaison Meeting
☆ Official Inauguration of the Exhibition and Conference Welcome Dinner
November 18 (Sat) ☆ Ikebana Workshop
☆ Sogetsu Demonstration
☆ Working Lunch
☆ Culture Workshops
☆ Grand Demonstration by Iemoto Keiho Hihara of Misho-ryu, at Shilpakala Vedika
November 19 (Sun) ☆ City Tour with lunch; dismantling of the exhibition in the evening
November 20 (Mon) ☆ Business Meeting 2
☆ Sayonara Dinner at Chowmohalla Palace