Ishigaki Shihan, and Ali sensei, Iran Aikido Dojo cho, attend the 12th IAF meeting as observers. During this meeting they had warm discussions with some members of the board, such as:  Dr. Goldsberry, Kie Izawa sensei and Wilko viersman. they talked about the current situation of Aikido in Iran, and also the activities of Iran Aikido.

Left: Ali sensei and Dr. Goldabery. this meeting was the last one for doctor. Now he is the ex chairman of IAF.

Right: Sean Sensei (Irish Aikido) Ali Sensei, Izawa Sensei, Ishigaki Shihan. Izawa Sensei is the ex general secretary, and the current chairman of the IAF.