Subscribing to the “Guardians of Ryukyu” seminar includes acceptance of the photograph and video release statement described here under.

I hereby grant permission to the rights of my image, likeness and sound of my voice as recorded on audio or video tape without payment or any other consideration. I understand that my image may be edited, copied, exhibited, published or distributed and waive the right to inspect or approve the finished product wherein my likeness appears.

Additionally, I waive any right to royalties or other compensation arising or related to the use of my image or recording. I also understand that this material may be used in diverse educational settings within an unrestricted geographic area. Photographic, audio or video recordings may be used for the following purposes: 

  • conference presentations
  • educational presentations or courses
  • informational presentations
  • on-line educational courses
  • educational videos

By paying the submission fee to the “Guardians of Ryukyu” seminar I understand that this permission signifies that photographic or video recordings of me may be electronically displayed via the Internet or in the public educational setting. I will be consulted about the use of the photographs or video recording for any purpose other than those listed above. There is no time limit on the validity of this release nor is there any geographic limitation on where these materials may be distributed. This release applies to photographic, audio or video recordings collected as part of the sessions listed on this document only.

By my subscription to the event, I acknowledge that I have completely read and fully understand the above release and agree to be bound thereby. I hereby release any and all claims against any person or organization utilizing this material for educational purposes.

I also acknowledge that all official “Guardians of Ryukyu” media material will stay under the copyright notice of the “Guardians of Ryukyu” organizing committee.

Individual or specific requests for deviations from the rules stated above can be addressed to the organizing committee via the contact form on the website

All obtained information is and will be processed in accordance to the GDPR regulation. Questions can also be submitted via

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