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Seminar -- Leading Researchers active in Industry

2011-1-27 (Thu) 3:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

The Continuing Professional Development Center of Osaka University's Graduate School of Engineering will hold a seminar on Tuesday, January 27. This seminar, "Leading Researchers active in Industry" will be held as a part of the 2010 Neo Exciting Electronics & Energy Technology (Project NEXT), Industry & Academia Collaboration and Personnel Training of METI-Kansai (Kansai Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry).

Various persons such as university faculty member from companies, active company research manager, and research administrators will talk about how leading professionals, persons with doctor's degrees, are active and the need for such personnel as well as results of surveys on the activities of persons with doctor's degrees in companies and their employment situation.

The organizers look forward to seeing many persons in attendance. Students interested in enrolling in doctor's courses and businesses considering employing persons with doctor's degrees are also welcome.

Date & Time:Thursday, January 27, 3:00 - 5:15 p.m.

Venue: Convention Center, Osaka University

1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871

Tel: 06-6879-7171

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Program

  • 3:00 p.m. -- Opening remarks: ITO Tetsuro, Assistant manager, Local Economy Department, Kansai Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • 3:15 p.m. -- Lecture 1. "Necessity of Leading Professionals -- from the Viewpoint of Industry and Academia" (tentative title), KADO Yuichi,  Professor, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kyoto Institute of Technology, former Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
  • 3:45 p.m. -- Lecture 2. "Leading Professionals active in Companies -- from the Viewpoint of Industry" (tentative title), YOROZU Shin-ichi, Chief, Research Organization, New concept device TG, Green Innovation Research Labs, NEC Corporation
  • 4:15 p.m. -- Lecture 3. "A New Career Path of Research Administrator", FURUKAWA Masashi, Program Officer, Research Project Promotion Department, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  • 4:45 p.m. -- Report. "Surveys on Persons with Doctor's Degree active in Companies and their Employment Situation", YOSHIMI Katsuji, Specially Appointed Researcher, Continuing Professional Development Center, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
  • 5:05 p.m. -- Closing remarks, SETSUNE Kentaro, Professor, Continuing Professional Development Center, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
Date: 2011-1-27 (Thu) 3:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Organizer: Continuing Professional Development Center, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
Registration: Registration by email is necessary.
Contact: Mr. Yoshimi or Mr. Kurosaki, Continuing Professional Development Center,Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University 2-1 Yamadaoka Suita 565-0871 Tel: 06-6879-4127 Fax: 06-6879-4127
PhDsurvey@cpdc.eng.osaka-u.ac.jp

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