7th Symposium UTokyo-MIT-Industry Joint Education Program for Global Experts, Part 228.Mar.2018(Wed)
Date: 2017. 7. 27 (Thu)
Location: Hongo Campus Takeda Hall
In promoting the partnership with MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and industry, GSFS (Graduate school of Frontier Science) is creating new type of collaborative research and education program. In the program, industry people and students collaborate for international industry-university research project, which provide them experience of working in highly diversified and international environment.
In this symposium, the result of pilot program from October 2016 to June 2017 joined by NYK (Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha), JMU (Japan Marine United Corporation), NMRI (National Maritime Research Institute) and ClassNK was reported, and the future direction to extend the program to the other research and industry domain was discussed.
Report of the Education ProgramProf. Hiekata (GSFS, UTokyo) made a presentation about the summary of the program, and reported the overall result for 9 months.
Report from the Participants
Participants of the education program reported result of the research project during their MIT visiting.
In panel discussion, people from industry, university, and the participants of the program discussed the impact of the program and what to do for the next year.Feedback from Industry
Feedback from Industry
We also had several people from the industry and received feedback on the program.