TIEC International Symposium 2017




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1.Title of the Symposium

Discuss Cultivation of Global Human Resource of Japan Through Foreign Perspectives
-Learning from Voice of Oversea Universities and Global Corporates-


As international competition intensifies in both business and academic world, cultivation of global human resource is urged. This symposium will discuss how to cultivate human resources capable of exercising their ability in diverse worlds by analyzing the strengths, weaknesses, and specialties of cultivation of global human resources at Japanese companies and universities.



Tuesday, November 21, 2017, From10:30am to 17:00pm


International Conference Hall, Plaza Heisei 3F, Tokyo International Exchange Center
Address: Tokyo Academic Park, 2-2-1 Aomi, Koto-ku, Tokyo Japan
3 minutes walk from "Fune-no-Kagakukan"station on "Yurikamome" line
15 minutes walk from "Tokyo Teleport" station on "Rinkai" line

6. Number of Participants





(Japanese-English simultaneous translations will be provided)

Time Details
10:30-10:45 Opening Remarks
Japan Student Services Organization Opening Speech
Osaka University Opening Speech
10:45-11:20 Key note Speech 1
Loh Pui Wah
(Director, Career Attachment Office, Nanyang Technological University)
11:20-12:10 Panel Discussion 1 “ What we realized for the first time by participating in the Coupling Internship (CIS) Program ”
Guest MC: Ayako Kisa
13:10-14:20 Special Speaker
Soichiro Tahara
14:20-14:55 Key Note Speech 2
Shizuka Ikawa
(General Manager, AI Solution Unit, ChAS & Life Science Project Operations Chiyoda Corporation)
15:15-15:45 Report and Overview of the CIS
Yoshikazu Yokoe
(Specially Appointed Professor, Graduate School of Language and Culture,Osaka University)
15:45-16:45 Panel Discussion 2 “ What is really necessary for Global Human Resource :
Aiming for collaboration in cultivation of human resource beyond industry-academia and borders.”
MC: Kazuhiro Ito (Osaka University)
16:45-16:50 Closing Speech
  • This symposium is subsidized by the Nakajima Foundation
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