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International Visitors 2016

  • Danish Ambassador Freddy Svane visits Tokyo Tech

    The Danish Ambassador in Japan, Freddy Svane, visited Tokyo Tech on December 21 to meet with President Yoshinao Mishima and Vice President for Research Promotion Naoto Ohtake.

    December 21, 2016

  • Tokyo Tech welcomes POSTECH delegation

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    Tokyo Tech welcomed a delegation from partner university Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) on December 20. Executive Vice Presidents Kiyoshi Okada and Makoto Ando, and Professor Jeffery Cross of the School of Environment and Society met with the POSTECH delegation, which included President Doh-Yeon Kim, Vice President for Planning/External Affairs Woo-Jin Song, and Director of the International Relations Hyoeun Park.

    December 20, 2016

  • Representative of Skolkovo Innovation Center Visits Tokyo Tech

    Mr. Evegeny Tkachenko, key partner director of Biological and Medical Technology Cluster of the Skolkovo Innovation Center, Russia visited Tokyo Tech on December 15 to meet with Vice President for International Affairs Hidetoshi Sekiguchi and Vice President for Research Promotion Naoto Ohtake.

    December 15, 2016

  • Visit by delegation from Vietnamese universities

    On December 13, representatives from Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, University of Science Ho Chi Minh City, Duy Tan University, and Vinh University met with Executive Vice President for Education Toshio Maruyama, Professor Hirotsugu Inoue of the School of Engineering, and Associate Professor Yuriko Sato of the School of Environment and Society.

    December 13, 2016

  • Visit by Deputy Head of Mission of the Embassy of Canada

    Deputy Head of Mission of the Embassy of Canada in Japan, Martial Pagé, visited Tokyo Tech on November 30 to meet with President Yoshinao Mishima, Professor Hidetoshi Nishimori of the Department of Physics, and Professor Mitsuhiko Oi, head of the International Collaboration Division at Tokyo Tech's Office of Industry Liaison.

    November 30, 2016

  • Sabanci University visits Tokyo Tech

    Dr. Sondan Durukanonoğlu Feyiz, vice president of Sabanci University, Turkey, met with Vice President for Institute Strategy Isao Satoh on November 29.

    November 29, 2016

  • Visit by Cultural Attachè of the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia Cultural Office

    Dr. Khalid AlFarhan, cultural attachè of the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, Cultural Office in Japan, met with Vice President for International Affairs Hidetoshi Sekiguchi on November 22.

    November 22, 2016

  • USIL president and delegation visit Tokyo Tech

    Executive Vice President Toshio Maruyama and Vice President for International Affairs Hidetoshi Sekiguchi met with Mr. Raul Diez Canseco Terry, president and founder of San Ignacio de Loyola University (USIL), Peru and his delegation on November 8.

    November 8, 2016

  • University of Twente Rector visits Tokyo Tech

    Rector Ed Brinksma and Professor Theo Toonen, dean of the Faculty of Behavioral Management and Social Sciences of the University of Twente, the Netherlands met with President Yoshinao Mishima and Vice President for Institute Strategy Isao Satoh on October 4.

    October 4, 2016

  • Visit by Scientific Advisor of the Council of State, Republic of Cuba

    Dr. Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, scientific advisor of the Council of State, Republic of Cuba, visited Tokyo Tech on September 30 to have a meeting with President Yoshinao Mishima and Executive Vice President for Research Makoto Ando.

    September 30, 2016

  • Singapore higher education delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    Representatives from the National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore University of Technology and Design, and the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) met with President Yoshinao Mishima and Vice President for International Affairs Hidetoshi Sekiguchi on September 26.

    September 26, 2016

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  • Science and Technology Diplomatic Circle delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    A Science and Technology Diplomatic Circle delegation, comprised of eight science attachés from foreign embassies in Tokyo, visited Tokyo Tech on September 26. After brief introductions to Tokyo Tech and the Earth and Life Science Institute (ELSI) by Vice President for Research Promotion Naoto Ohtake and ELSI Director Kei Hirose, the delegation participated in a tour of ELSI's facilities led by Dr. Julien Foriel, earth history & geochemistry lab manager.

    September 26, 2016

  • Chinese Academy of Engineering delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    Chinese Academy of Engineering delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    A delegation from the Chinese Academy of Engineering, led by Vice President Xiangeng Zhao, visited Tokyo Tech to meet with Executive Vice President Toshio Maruyama, Vice President Naoto Ohtake and faculty members on August 30. The group also visited the laboratory of Associate Professor Yoichi Okimoto of the School of Science.

    August 30, 2016

  • Tokyo Tech welcomes president of De La Salle University

    Tokyo Tech welcomes president of De La Salle University

    President Yoshinao Mishima welcomed President Br. Raymundo Suplido and his delegation from partner university, De La Salle University, the Philippines on August 29.

    August 29, 2016

  • President of Trinity College Dublin visits Tokyo Tech

    President of Trinity College Dublin visits Tokyo Tech

    Provost and President Patrick Prendergast of Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublinand his delegation visited Tokyo Tech on July 12 to meet with President Yoshinao Mishima and Vice President for International Affairs Hidetoshi Sekiguchi.

    July 12, 2016

  • Tokyo Tech welcomes KAIST delegation

    Tokyo Tech welcomes KAIST delegation

    Tokyo Tech welcomed a delegation from partner university Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) on June 28. The KAIST delegates met with Vice President Hidetoshi Sekiguchi and faculty members to exchange views on undergraduate education.

    June 28, 2016

  • Tokyo Tech welcomes King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi delegation

    Tokyo Tech welcomes King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi delegation

    Vice President Hidetoshi Sekiguchi, Institute for Liberal Arts Dean Noriyuki Ueda, and Tokyo Tech faculty members welcomed a delegation from partner university King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand on June 13.

    June 13, 2016

  • Xiamen University delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    Xiamen University delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    Professor Zhang Yan, Chairman of the Xiamen University Council, led a delegation from Xiamen University, China to meet with President Yoshinao Mishima and Executive Vice President Toshio Maruyama on May 23.

    May 23, 2016

  • Tashkent State Technical University delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    Tashkent State Technical University delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    A delegation from Tashkent State Technical University, Uzbekistan visited Tokyo Tech on May 20. Following a meeting with Vice President Hidetoshi Sekiguchi, the delegates met Executive Vice President Kiyoshi Okada, Vice President Isao Satoh and faculty members and received brief overview of Tokyo Tech and the research conducted at the School of Materials and Chemical Technology. The group then participated in a tour of labs affiliated with Tokyo Tech's School of Environment and Society and exchanged views with researchers.

    May 20, 2016

  • German industry delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    German industry delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    The director of the German Renewable Energy Federation and delegates from German industry visited Tokyo Tech on May 19. After a meeting with Executive Vice President Toshio Maruyama, Professor Manabu Ihara of the School of Materials and Chemical Technology, and Professor Mitsuhiko Oi, general manager of the International Collaboration Division in Tokyo Tech's Office of Industry Liaison, the group visited the Environmental Energy Innovation (EEI) Building.

    May 19, 2016

  • Higher education delegation from Saxony visits Tokyo Tech

    Higher education delegation from Saxony visits Tokyo Tech

    A delegation from the State of Saxony in Germany met with Vice President Hidetoshi Sekiguchi, Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning (CITL) Head Akira Matsuzawa, and faculty members on May 15. After the meeting, the delegates visited CITL.

    May 18, 2016

  • Visit by director of the Spanish-Japanese Cultural Center, University of Salamanca

    Visit by Director of the Spanish Japanese Cultural Center of the University of Salamanca

    Professor Jose Abel Flores Villarejo, director of the Spanish-Japanese Cultural Center of the University of Salamanca, met with Vice President Hidetoshi Sekiguchi on April 19.

    April 19, 2016

  • Central Saint Martins delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    Central Saint Martins delegation visits Tokyo Tech

    Head of College Jeremy Till and Deans of Academic Programmes Anne Smith and Mark Dunhill at Central Saint Martins (CSM), University of the Arts London met with President Yoshinao Mishima and Executive Vice President Toshio Maruyama on April 18.

    April 18, 2016

  • Dean of the School of Architecture of Southeast University visits Tokyo Tech

    Dean of the School of Architecture of Southeast University visits Tokyo Tech

    Former Dean Jianguo Wang and current Dean Dongqing Han of the School of Architecture of Southeast University, China and their delegation visited Tokyo Tech on March 30 for a meeting with Executive Vice President Toshio Maruyama and Vice President Hidetoshi Sekiguchi. Professor Shinichi Okuyama of the Department of Architecture and Building Engineering, who has been conducting student and research exchanges with the School of Architecture, attended the meeting. Tokyo Tech concluded a university-wide academic cooperation agreement with Southeast University in September 2013.

    March 30, 2016

  • President of King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang visits Tokyo Tech

    President of King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang visits Tokyo Tech

    President Suchatvee Suwansawat of King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang and a delegation visited Tokyo Tech on March 23, meeting with President Yoshinao Mishima and Executive Vice Presidents Kiyoshi Okada and Toshio Maruyama.

    March 23, 2016

  • Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania visits Tokyo Tech

    Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania visits Tokyo Tech

    Mr. Rokas Masiulis, Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania and Ms. Violeta Gaižauskaitė, Minister Plenipotentiary of the Embassy of Lithuania in Japan, and their delegation met Executive Vice President Toshio Maruyama on March 3. After the meeting, Professor Manabu Ihara of the Department of Chemical Engineering led the delegation on a tour of the Environmental Energy Innovation (EEI) Building. The group also met with Director Toyohiko Yano and Professor Masayuki Igashira of the Research Laboratory for Nuclear Reactors and visited Igashira's laboratory.

    March 3, 2016