Date of activity: September 30, 2015
Professor Ryosuke Shibasaki of the Center for Spatial Information Science won the 2015 Chinese Government Friendship Award. This is one of the most highly regarded annual awards from the Chinese government, and is given to researchers, educators, and businesspeople who have contributed to friendship with China. The ceremony was held on September 30th at the Great Hall of the People and given by Vice Premier Ma Kai. Premier Li Keqiang also attended the ceremony.