Activity Reports (March, 2010 Vo.2)

Kyoto Conference on Culture and the Environment:
Seeking New Global Role for Japan
A Future Agenda for the Global Partnership:
Defining Culture as a Fundamental Factor of the Environmental Management (2)

Program of the public symposium on December 10

Opening Remarks

13:30-13:45
Daisaku Kadokawa (Mayor, Kyoto City)
Kazuo Ogoura (President, The Japan Foundation)

Today's Agenda by the Chair

13:45-14:00
Sawako Takeuchi (Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University)
"Japan's New Role for the Global Society"

Keynote Addresses

14:00-15:00
Alain Bucaille (Senior Vice President, Research and Innovation, AREVA)
"Environmental Issues, CSR, and Culture: Citizens' View"

Panel Session

15:00-16:30
"Defining Culture as a Fundamental Factor of the Environmental Management – Suggestions of New Measurement from Kyoto"

Moderator: Sawako Takeuchi
Alain Bucaille
Shigehiko Hattori (Chairman of the Board, SHIMADZU CORPORATION)
Atsushi Horiba (Chairman, President&CEO, HORIBA, Ltd.)
Tadausz Adam Ozog (President Director, Nippo Corporation)

Photo gallery from December 10


Photo of Kazuo Ogoura, President, The Japan Foundation
Opening remarks by Kazuo Ogoura

Photo of Daisaku Kadokawa, Mayor, Kyoto City
Opening remarks by Daisaku Kadokawa


Photo of Sawako Takeuchi, Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University 1
Presentation on agenda by the Chair, Sawako Takeuchi, Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University
Photo of Alan Bucaille, Senior Vice President, Research and Innovation, AREVA
Keynote 1: Alan Bucaille, Senior Vice President, Research and Innovation, AREVA

Photo of Kichizaemon Raku, 15th generation Kichizaemon
Keynote 2: Kichizaemon Raku, 15th generation Kichizaemon
Photo of Panel Discussion at Kyoto Conference
Panel Discussion

Photo of Sawako Takeuchi, Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University 2
Moderator, Sawako Takeuchi
Photo of Atsushi Horiba, Chairman, President & CEO, HORIBA, Ltd.
Atsushi Horiba, Chairman, President & CEO, HORIBA, Ltd.

Photo of Shigehiko Hattori, Chairman of the Board, SHIMADZU CORPORATION
Shigehiko Hattori, Chairman of the Board, SHIMADZU CORPORATION
Photo of Alain Bucaille, Senior Vice President, Research and Innovation, AREVA
Alan Bucaille

Photo of Tadausz Adam Ozog, President Director, Nippo Corporation
Tadausz Adam Ozog, President Director, Nippo Corporation
 

The two days were dedicated to discuss the overwhelming issues on environmental protection and what we can do about them. The organizers will share the key findings of this conference with the people interested in this topic and continue to explore the issues together.


Japanese Studies & Intellectual Exchange Department


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