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Start of Round 17 of Todai EMP

2017.04.15

Round 17 of the University of Tokyo’s Executive Management Program (Todai EMP) got under way on April 07, 2017. The program started with a total of 22 students, including company employees, public sector employees, professionals and individuals gathered in the lecture hall of International Research Center.

The opening ceremony
The opening ceremony
President Makoto Gonokami giving an address at the opening ceremony</div>
President Makoto Gonokami giving
an address at the opening ceremony
Toshihiko Koseki giving an address at the opening ceremony
Toshihiko Koseki giving an address
at the opening ceremony


In the first five days of the program, until April 13, the students attended lectures on topics such as “An Overview of the Humanities” and “The Foundations of Understanding Nature,” as well as workshops to improve their communications skills particularly in English, and conducted group work to come up with “A Strategy For Japan,” thereby deepening exchanges between each other, and providing an orientation period to prepare them for the main body of the program.

Executive Advisor, Office of the President, Koichi Yamada giving an overview of the program
Executive Advisor,
Office of the President,
Koichi Yamada giving
an overview of the program
At Professor Sadanori Okamura’s “The Basics of Understanding Nature (1)”
At Professor Emeritus
Sadanori Okamura’s
“The Basics of Understanding
Nature (1)”
At Professor Yasuhiro Iye’s “The Basics of Understanding Nature (2),”tuning forks were used to check out the phenomenon of beats
At Professor Emeritus Yasuhiro Iye’s “The Basics of Understanding Nature (1),”tuning forks were used to check out the phenomenon of beats


Professor Tomoji Onozuka and Professor Takahiro Nakajima giving the “Overview of the Humanities     Professor Tomoji Onozuka and Professor Takahiro Nakajima giving the “Overview of the Humanities” lecture
Professor Tomoji Onozuka and Professor Takahiro Nakajima giving the “Overview of the Humanities


The main body of the program started on April 14 with "Deep Insight and Learning," "Management Knowledge” and “Communications Skills”(160 lecture sessions). As a rule, lectures are held every week on Fridays ad Saturdays from 9am until 6/8pm. The program will come to a close on September 9, 2017.

Dr. Hiroshi Komiyama giving the first lecture
Dr. Hiroshi Komiyama
giving the first lecture
Lecture by Planning Director Yoshinori Yokoyam
Lecture by Planning Director
Yoshinori Yokoyam
The double cherry blossoms running along the side of Akamon gate
The double cherry blossoms running along the side of Akamon gate




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