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2019-2020 "Initiative for Realizing Diversity in the Research Environment (Collaboration Type)" Seminar #2 featuring The President of McDonald's Japan

2019-12-19 (Thu) 13:30 -

Corporate Culture and Leaderships that Fosters Diversity


Selected as a school to implement the MEXT’s "Initiative for Realizing Diversity in the Research Environment (Collaboration Type), Osaka University, in cooperation with the National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition (NIBIOHN) and Daikin Industries, Ltd., has been engaged in the career development of female researchers, which serves as the foundation for creating a diverse research environment, as well as promoting diversity in the local community.

As part of these endeavors, we’ve invited HIIRO Tamotsu (President and CEO, McDonalds Japan) to speak with us. More details are listed below.

Time, Date, and Venue

Time and Date: Thursday, December 19, 2019 – 13:30~14:30

Venue: Lecture Hall, 2F, Osaka University Hall (Toyonaka Campus)

Intended for

Students, faculty, and staff from OU, affiliates (Initiative for Realizing Diversity in the Research Environment (Collaboration Type)), and the general public

*Anyone may attend.


HIIRO Tamotsu (President and CEO, McDonalds Japan)

How to Apply

NEW The application period has ended. However, applications will also be taken at the door, so those who wish to attend should come directly to the venue on the day of the event.

Please send an email or fax containing the following information to the email address/fax listed below:

(1) Name (furigana), (2) organization, (3) position (year in school), (4) email address 

Application deadline

Thursday, December 4, 2019

*If you require special attention, please contact us by Thursday, November 27.

*When submitting an application, please title your email “12/19 Seminar Application.”

*Please note that we may need to stop accepting applications before the deadline depending on the number of applicants.


Osaka University Center for Gender Equality Promotion

TEL: 06-6105-5989 (ext. 5989)

FAX: 06-6879-4406 

E-mail ki-danjyo-shien[at]

(*Please replace [at] with @ when contacting this address.)

The flyer and program for this seminar can be found at the homepage for the Center for Gender Equality Promotion (


Click the image above to view the flyer for this seminar.

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