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Speaker Presentations: 2018 Japan - Spain Presidents' Joint Symposium

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The biographies of all speakers are available here.

Program

◇Day 1 (November 27th)

12:30-13:00

Registration
【Dorado Montero Lecture Hall 1st floor】

13:00-13:40

Opening Remarks
 

 

  1. Dr. Ricardo Rivero, Rector of the University of Salamanca

  2. Prof. Hirotaka Tateishi, President of Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

  3. Mr. Masashi Mizukami, Ambassador of Japan in Spain

  4. Dr. Fernando Rey Martinez, Adviser to the Ministry of Education, Autonomous Community of Castile and Leon

  5. Mr. Kazuhiko Hayashi, Director for International Analysis, Higher Education Policy Planning Division, Higher Education Bureau, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

  6. Ms. Margarita De Lezcano-Mujica Nunez, Advisor of the Cabinet of the Secretary General of Universities

  7. Mr. Enrique Sanchez-Guijo Acevedo, City Councillor for Economy, Employment and Sports

13:40-15:30

Networking Lunch hosted by Embassy of Japan in Spain
【Lucia de Medrano Lecture Hall 2nd floor】

16:00-17:00

Keynote Address: Current situation and challenges of internationalization of universities, and its appropriate policy
【Francisco de Vitoria Lecture Hall 1st floor】

Presenters:

  • Mrs. Patricia Onieva Gonzalez, Director of the Area of Europe, Asia & North America of the Service for the Internationalization of Education (SEPIE), Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities

 

17:00-18:30

Campus Tour
【Historical Building, Old Library, Patio de Escuelas Menores, and Sky of Salamanca】

18:30-20:30

Reception hosted by University of Salamanca
【Hispanic-Japanese Cultural Centre】

20:30-21:30

Night City Tour (Optional) hosted by Salamanca Convention Bureau

◇Day 2 (November 28th)

10:00-12:00

Presentation & Discussion:Sharing Best Practices
【Francisco de Vitoria Lecture Hall 1st floor】

Anglicizing class subjects and internationalization of university

Speakers:

  • Dr. Carmen Vargas Macias, Vice-Rector for Internationalization of the University of Seville

Perspective of world university ranking

Speakers:

  • Dr. Jose Abel Flores Villarejo, Director of Spanish-Japanese Cultural Center, University of Salamanca

Environmental adaptation support and infrastructure improvement for international students

Speakers:

  • Dr. Carles Padilla Carmona, Vice-Rector for Internalization and Cooperation of Valencia University

Promoting inter-university exchanges beyond language or regional research activities

Speakers:

  • Dr. Segundo Piriz Duran, Rector of the University of Extremadura
Commentator:

  • Dr. Efrem Yildiz Sadak, Vice-Rector for International Affairs of the University of Salamanca
  • Dr. Tetsuo Asano, President of Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

Discussion

12:30-13:30

University Matching
【Lucia de Medrano Lecture Hall 2nd floor】

13:30-14:00

Closing Remarks
【Francisco de Vitoria Lecture Hall 1st floor】

 

  1. Dr. Ricardo Rivero, Rector of the University of Salamanca

  2. Prof. Hirotaka Tateishi, President of Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

  3. Dr. Segundo Piriz Duran, Ambassador of Japan in Spain

14:00-14:10

Group Photo
【Ornate Facade of Patio de Escuelas】