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President Hirano to participate in "Presidents Symposium for three Kansai universities"

2011-11-9 (Wed) 10:00 a.m. -

The Presidents Symposium for three Kansai universities, an event sponsored by Nikkei Inc., Osaka, on Wednesday, November 9, will take up the topic of "Embarking on the Recovery of Japan: Roles for the Wisdom of the Kansai." The presidents of the Kansai's three national university corporations will discuss roles Kansai universities and companies can play in reconstruction and recovery in the aftermath of the Great East Japan Earthquake.

MORI Shosuke, chairman of the Kansai Economic Federation, will deliver the keynote speech. His speech will be followed by a discussion between MATSUMOTO Hiroshi, Kyoto University President, FUKUDA Hideki, Kobe University President, and HIRANO Toshio, Osaka University President.

IZUMI Nobumichi, Editor, Nikkei Press, Osaka, will serve as moderator. General citizens are invited to attend this symposium.

Date & Time: Wednesday, November 9, 10:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Venue: Imperial Hotel Osaka

How to apply: Go here to make application.

No admission fee is needed to attend this event: however, please note that registration is required.

Seating space at the venue: 500

For more information, contact:

Representative Office, Nikkei Inc., Osaka

Tel: 06-6946-4270

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