TON Seminar

Seminars are held to provide members and others involved in marine affairs with a variety of information on marine science and technology, marine industry, marine development, and other topics, and to encourage cross-sectional exchanges among industry, government, and academia.

We held The 10th TON Seminar!

The 10th TON Seminar was held to provide an opportunity for participants to think about entering the marine industry, which is expected to grow in the future, with lectures on the current status and issues of the marine industry and the roles that Small and Medium Enterprises are expected to play in the future.

Dates February 13th (Thursday),2020 15:00~19:00
Venue Kobe Industrial Promotion Center 10F Reception Room (1-8-4, Higashikawasaki-cho, Chuo-ku, Kobe City)
Capacity 50 Participants
Participant Fee Free(*Participants in the Section Three of the social networking event will be charged 500 yen.)

Section 1
Lecture: “Development Trends and Latest Technologies for Offshore Wind Power and Ocean Energy”

Lecturer: Mari KATO (Wind Power and Ocean Group, New Energy Department, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO))

Section 2
Lecture: “Kaijin Project – Toward Kobe University of the Sea”

Presenter: Yoshiyuki TATSUMI (Professor/Director, Kobe Oceab-Bottom Exploration Center, Kobe University)

Section 3
Social Networking Event

TON Special Seminar Business Report

『Symposium on Regional Development and Human Resource Development through the Creation of New Marine Industries』

Dates July 31, 2015 (Friday) 13:00~17:00
Venue Kobe International Conference Center International Conference Room
Co-sponsored by Kobe City/TON/Kobe Port Promotion Association/Kobe Convention & Visitors Association
Supporter Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism/Kobe Transport Management Department, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism/Kinki Regional Development Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism/The Nippon Foundation/Graduate School of Marine Science, Kobe University
Special Collaboration Marine Industry Research Association/Biodiversity Collaborative Forum/Mitsubishi UFJ Research & Consulting Co., Ltd.
Contents Speaker: Keynote Speech
・”Sea Zipangu” Tamaki URA, Counselor, Headquarters for Ocean Policy, Cabinet Secretariat
・”Initiatives for the Promotion of the Marine Industry and Human Resource Development”
Masami OTANI, Director, Marine and Environmental Policy Division, Maritime Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
・”The Port of Kobe’s Efforts to Promote Port Development” Makoto YOSHII, Director, Port Administration Bureau, Kobe City
・”Approaches to Marine Human Resource Development at Kobe University”
Makoto UCHIDA, Professor, Graduate School of Maritime Science, Kobe University
・”Toward the Development of a Private Marine Industry Using Green Infrastructure”
Takaaki NISHIDA, Deputy Chief Researcher, Mitsubishi UFJ Research and Consulting Co.
・”The Private Sector’s Views on the Economy and Issues”
Kazuya KOBAYASHI, General Manager, Engineering Headquarters, Ship and Ocean Development Company, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Panel Discussion
Moderator: Futoshi NAGATA, Former Director General, Headquarters for Ocean Policy, Cabinet Secretariat
Panelists: Speakers above and Mitsuo Yamamoto, Project Associate Professor, Ocean Alliance, University of Tokyo

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Past Business Report

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