Events

(Oct 23, 30) Information sessions for applicants

Information Sessions will be held as below. Please contact us for registration with your name, affiliation and contact information by October 19.

1)

Date: Monday, October 23rd, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm (JST)
Venue: 1F Large Conference Room, Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Hiroshima University (1-5-1 Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima City Hiroshima 739-8529 Japan)
Language: English

2)

Date: Monday, October 30th, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm (JST)
Venue: 1F Large Conference Room, Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Hiroshima University (1-5-1 Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima City Hiroshima 739-8529 Japan)
Language: Japanese

*Note: Attendees can attend via skype. Please register by October 13.

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Program Overview, Entrance Examination, Q&A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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3) International Career Fair in Tokyo

Date: Oct 28th, Thursday
Venue: TKP Akasaka Station Conference Centev 
Website: https://www.idj.co.jp/?page_id=4652

Video : Information session held on November 2016 

Page to “How to Apply”

Contact

Taoyaka Program Office, Hiroshima University

E-mail: apply[a]taoyaka.hiroshima-u.ac.jp   *Please replace [a] with @.

 

The 115th TAOYAKA Program Seminar will be held on August 28th

■ Date: Monday, August 28, 2017
■ Time: 15:00-16:00
■ Venue: Large Conference Room, 1F Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation (IDEC), Hiroshima University
■ Title:Building and Growing Innovation Ecosystems: The Case of Austin, Texas
■ Lecturer:Dr. David Vandyke Gibson, Senior Research Scientist, IC2 Institute, The University of Texas at Austin
■ Language: English
■ Contact:Taoyaka Program Office, Hiroshima University


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The 114th TAOYAKA program seminar will held on August 17th as follows.

■ Date: Thursday, 17 August, 2017
■ Time: 15:00-16:30
■ Venue: Large Conference Room, 1F  Graduate School for International
Development and Cooperation (IDEC), Hiroshima University
■ Title: Studies on energy saving and emission reduction based on modal shift in the field of transportation
Prof. Zhongzhen YANG, Transportation Management College, Dalian Maritime University
■ Speaker:  Prof. Zhongzhen YANG, Transportation Management College, Dalian Maritime University

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The 2nd International Workshop “REVITALIZATION IN RURAL AREA”

The 2nd International Workshop “REVITALIZATION IN RURAL AREA” will be held as below.

The purpose of the workshop is for doctoral candidates to show the progress of doctoral thesis, and to receive assessments, advice, and opinions from the society and then to use them in furthering their research. In addition to the students’ presentations, three lectures are given based on their research theme.  

We are looking forward to many participants.

■ Date: Monday, August 7, 2017
■ Time: 9:00-12:45
■ Venue: Large Conference Room, Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Hiroshima University
■ Language: English
■ Registration: Please contact us with your name and affiliation by August 4.
■ Contact: taoyaka-program*office.hiroshima-u.ac.jp

■ Program: 
【Session1: Keynote Lectures】

9:00-9:05  Opening Remarks

9:05-9:35  

Lecture 1: Herbs, their molecules, and the liver
Dr. Rolf Teschke
Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine II, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Klinikum Hanau, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Medical Faculty of the Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany

9:35-10:05  

Lecture 2: Developing Fisheries and Aquaculture in Indonesia on Global Climate Change Issues
Dr. Ir. Muhammad Iqbal Djawad, Faculty of Marine Science and Fisheries, Hasanuddin University, Indonesia

10:05-10:35  

Lecture 3: Biomass utilization and local energy system
Dr. Kazuhiro Mochidzuki President/owner ReToCa laboratory LLC, Japan

10:35-10:50   Break

【Session2: Student Presentations】 

10:50-11:20  

“Bioethanol from rural agriculture waste for alternative fuel.”
Novi Syaftika, (Technical Creation Course, Graduate School of Engineering)

11:25-11:55   

“Metal Purification Effluent for Better Nori”
Teguh Nur Rohman, (Technical Creation Course, Graduate School of Biosphere Science)

11:55-12:25   

“Function of Plant Secondary Metabolites and Their Application in Agricultural Development”
Nguyen Thanh Quan, (Social Implementation Course, Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation)

12:25-12:40  Summary
12:40-12:45  Closing Remarks   
  

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The 113th TAOYAKA Program Seminar

The 113th TAOYAKA program seminar will held tomorrow as follows.

■ Time & Date : 17:00-18:00, Friday, August 4, 2017
■ Venue : A1-141, Middle Meeting Room of Engineering, Hiroshima University
■ Theme : Compressive Sensing in Wireless Health Monitoring
                                             : From Theory to Hardware Implementations    
■ Lecturer : Dr. Fengbo Ren, Assistant Professor of Arizona State University, U.S.A.
■ Language: English
■ Object Persons : Students and Teachers
■ Contact: Taoyaka Program Technical Creation Office
                E-mail: taoyaka-tech-sect{at}ml.hiroshima-u.ac.jp
                Please replace{at}with @.
                TEL: 082-424-4597

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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■ Date and Time:9:00-12:05 Thursday, July 14
■ Venue:Large Conference Room, IDEC

■ Program
 9:00-10:00 Onsite Team Project Interim Report (Team3, 4)
 10:10-11:10 Onsite Team Proposal (team8, 9)
 11:20-12:05 Internship Report (3 students)

 

<Onsite Team Project>
Onsite Team Project is a class specially designed for Taoyaka Program. Taoyaka students with diverse backgrounds bring together their respective specialist knowledge to try to resolve multicultural coexistence issues.


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[June 27, 2017 in Hiroshima] “Measuring Value of Mobility in the Age of Quality Transport (VOM Project 2017-19)” Kickoff meeting

Hiroshima University Transportation Engineering Lab. hold the new project kickoff meeting. We invite guests from both commercial and academic worlds to discuss what kind of approach are most effective for the measuring value of mobility in the age of quality transport.

We are looking forward to many people taking this opportunity to attend.

■ Time & Date : 12:50-14:20, Tuesday, June 20, 2017
■ Venue : A1-141, Middle Meeting Room of Engineering, Hiroshima University

■ Language: Japanese/ English (Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.)

■ Participation fee: free

13:30          Opening

13:35          Introduction of VOM Project            Akimasa Fujiwara, Prof., Hiroshima University

14:00          Keynote Speech “Prospects for Smart Future Mobility”

                                                                       Avishai (Avi) Ceder, Prof., Technion-Israel Institute of Tech.

14:45          Keynote Speech “Measuring value of time: theory and practice”

                                                                         Hironori Kato, Prof., Univ. of Tokyo

15:30          Research Presentation “Value of travel time reliability”

                                                                        Makoto Chikaraishi, Assoc. Prof., Hiroshima University

15:50        Research Presentation “Value of driving license ownership based on unmet needs”

                                                                         Noriko Fukui, PhD candidate, Hiroshima University

16:10        Research Presentation “Towards cooperative system between tram and car”

                                                                         Hideki Fujimoto, Hiroshima Electric Railway Co.,Ltd.

16:30          Discussion

17:00          Closing

Contact

Transportation Engineering Lab., IDEC, Hiroshima University

Phone: 082-424-6921

E-mail: oku(at)hiroshima-u.ac.jp*

*Please replace (at) with @


The 108th and 109th TAOYAKA Program Seminar

The 108th and 109th TAOYAKA Program Seminar will be held on Saturday, June 17, 2017  in the Large Conference Room, 1F  Graduate School of Letters, Hiroshima University. The seminar is a joint seminar with the Center for Contemporary India Studies at Hiroshima University (HINDAS). Detailed information is as follows. Everyone is welcome.  We look forward to seeing you at the seminar. 

The 108th TAOYAKA Program Seminar 
■ Title: Urban Growth in Himalaya: Understanding the Process and Options for Sustainable Development  (Abstract)
■ Date & Time: Saturday, June 17, 2017; 14:00 – 15:30
Speaker: Dr. Prakash C. Tiwari, Professor of Geography, Kumaun University, India

The 109th TAOYAKA Program Seminar
■ Title: Outmigration, Abandonment of Agricultural Land and Houses and Their Impact on Environment, Economy and Women in Uttarakhand Himalaya  (Abstract)
■ Date & Time:
Saturday, June 17, 2017; 15:30 – 17:00
Speaker: Dr. Bhagwati Joshi, Assistant Professor of Geography, Government Post Graduate College, India

 

For both seminars:

Language: English 
■ Registration:
RSVP by Thursday, June 15  with your name and affiliation 
■ Contact: TAOYAKA Program Office  Email: taoyaka-program (AT) office.hiroshima-u.ac.jp  (Please replace (AT) with @)  /  Tel: 082-424-6698/ 4697

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Call for Participants: Monitoring Tour in Mitarai, Osakishimojima

As an activity of their Team Project, three of Taoyaka students hold a monitoring tour in Mitarai, Osakishimojima, Hiroshima. The aim of this tour is to get feedback from foreign visitors based on their experience in Mitarai. The method to be used are questionnaire surveys, interviews, experiments with the high technology, volunteer-employed photography & videography.

Please join the tour if you are interested in! The details are as follows.

Dates: May 20-21, 2017

Requirement:

-Foreigners (max. 10 people)

-Ideally, first-time visitors to Mitarai

Purpose:

To discuss your tourism experience in Mitarai

Free of charge:

-Bus transportation (Hiroshima University – Mitarai)

-Accommodation (co-ed dormitory)

-Guide tour

-Kimono Wearing (ladies only)

*Participants need to pay their own meals and buy travel insurance on their own.

Meeting place:

Daigaku Kaikanmae Bus Stop, Hiroshima University

How to apply:

Please send an email to julungwangi*yahoo.com (please replace * with @)

Subject → Monitoring Tour

Mail body → write your name, nationality, occupation, age, phone number and residential address

Application period: until April 19, 2017

 

Briefing Sessions for Applicants

Information Sessions

Please contact us for registration with your name, affiliation and contact information by April 24.

1)

Date: Thursday, April 27th, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm (JST)
Venue: 1F Large Conference Room, Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Hiroshima University (1-5-1 Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima City Hiroshima 739-8529 Japan)
Language: English

2)

Date: Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm (JST)
Venue: 1F Large Conference Room, Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Hiroshima University (1-5-1 Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima City Hiroshima 739-8529 Japan)
Language: Japanese

*Note: Attendees can attend via skype. Please register by April 24.

Contents:
Overview of Program, Entrance Examination, Q&A

English

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Contact

Taoyaka Program Office, Hiroshima University

E-mail: apply[a]taoyaka.hiroshima-u.ac.jp   *Please replace [a] with @.

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