IITH Japan Collaboration Academic Fair 2016

JICA FRIENDSHIP project highlights the opportunities for research and study for Masters and Ph.D. at the internationally renowned universities of Japan.  The IITH Japan Collaboration Academic Fair 2016 invites all IITH students to have live exposure to the Japanese universities through Talks by academic and industrial leaders from Japan and India, Scholarship Guidance by participating university, Panel Session by FRIENDSHIP Scholars, and Special Lectures delivered by some of the professors from several universities of Japan.

Event Detail

DateOctober 20th, 2016 (Thu)
Timing10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
VenuePermanent Campus, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
Registration FeeFree


Main Session
University Stalls, Exhibition
10:30 - 10:35Plenary Session OpeningPreparation of University Stalls
10:35 - 10:50Welcome Note:
Prof. U. B. Desai
Director, IIT Hyderabad
10:50 - 11:30Chief Guest Speech and Q A Session
H.E. Mr. Kenji Hisamatsu
Ambassador of Japan to India
11:30 - 11:50Keynote Speech 1
Faculty of IIT Hyderabad (TBD)
Consultation at University Stalls
Poster Exhibision of FRIENDSHIP Scholars and IITH
(Open till 15:30)
11:50 - 12:10Keynote Speech 2
Prof. Hiroshi Esaki
Professor, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, University of Tokyo
12:10 - 12:30Key Note Speech 3
Dr. Katsutoshi Toda
Chairman & Managing Director, Toshiba Transmission & Distribution Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd.
12:30 - 13:00Report of Sakura Science Plan and JENESYS Program
13:00 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:30Introduction of Scholarship Program for Higher Study in Japan
FRIENDSHIP Project, others
14:30 - 15:00Panel Discussion
Faculty from Japanese University and IITH
15:00Closing Remarks