UTokyo Future Society Initiative
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October 1, 2017 President Gonokami Co-chairs the University Presidents’ Meeting of the Science and Technology in Society (STS) Forum 2017

October 1, 2017 President Gonokami Co-chairs the University Presidents’ Meeting of the Science and Technology in Society (STS) Forum 2017

President Gonokami co-chaired the University Presidents’ Meeting of the Science and Technology in Society (STS) Forum 2017 held at Kyoto International Conference Center.
Forty-five presidents and others from 23 countries participated in the meeting and held discussions under the theme of “Toward a Knowledge-Intensive World: The Role of the University in Enabling an Inclusive Society”.
The University of Tokyo will promote further strengthening of international collaboration and communication, centering on the UTokyo FSI.

  STS Forum 2017

July 4, 2017 Establishment of the UTokyo FSI

July 4, 2017 Establishment of the UTokyo FSI

The University of Tokyo established the UTokyo FSI.
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June 30, 2017 UTokyo has been Selected as a Designated National University Corporation

June 30, 2017 UTokyo has been Selected as a Designated National University Corporation

Three national universities, including the University of Tokyo, have been selected as Designated National University Corporations.
The Designated National University Corporations are expected to lead higher education overall and the reforms thereof through their own initiatives.
The University of Tokyo aspires to form a “global base for knowledge collaboration” to contribute to the future of humanity and the planet through utilizing a system of Designated National University Corporations and establishing the UTokyo FSI as an overseer of University reform.