Symposium / Lecture Sessions (2018)

The Center for Asian Studies holds lecture sessions, symposia, and other events that are open to the general public.

Political Development in Asia - A Public Lecture by the Joint Research Group

Date/time: February 1, 2019
Venue: Center for Asian Studies, Kanagawa University
Theme: A Conceptual History of Populism and its Theoretical Issues
Presenter: Toru Yoshida (Professor, School of Law, Hokkaido University)

Supply Chain Risk Management in the Asian Region - A Public Lecture by the Joint Research Group

Date/time: January 11, 2019
Venue: Yokohama Campus Building 1 Room 804
Theme 1: Halal Educational Tourism: Potential and Prospects
Presenter: Siti Hawa Radin Eksan
Theme 2: The Uniqueness and Complexity of the Halal Supply Chain
Presenter: Mohd Helmi Ali
Theme 3: Utilizing Food Technology in Halal Products
Presenter: Norhidayah Suleiman

Colonial States and Modernity: Comparative Perspectives on Asia - A Public Lecture by the Joint Research Group

Date/time: November 24, 2018
Venue: Yokohama Campus Building 3 Room 204
Theme: Unveiling the North Korean Economy
Presenter: Masakazu Matsuoka (Project Researcher, Centre for Asian Area Studies, Rikkyo University)

Lecture at the Center for Asian Studies, 2018

Date/time: November 8, 2018
Venue: Kanagawa University, Yokohama Campus, Celest Hall
Theme:Unveiling the North Korean Economy
Presenter: Byung-Yeon Kim (Professor, Department of Economics, Seoul National University, South Korea)

Center for Asian Studies Symposium 2018

Date/time: July 9, 2018
Venue: Kanagawa University, Yokohama Campus, Celest Hall
Theme1: Analyzing the Drastically Changing International Environment on the Korean Peninsula in 2018
Presenter: Chun Chae‐sung (Professor, Seoul National University)
Presenter: Satoru Mori (Professor, Hosei University)
Panel Member: Jo Yang-hyeon (Professor, National Institute of Foreign Studies, National Institute of Foreign Affairs and Security)
Panel Member: Hisashi Hirai (Guest Editorial Writer, Kyodo News)
Chair: Junya Nishino (Director, Center for Contemporary Korean Studies, Keio University)
Theme 2: Looking Ahead and the Future of Northeast Asia
Presenter: Lee Jeon-chol (Associate Professor, Soongsil University)
Presenter: Hideshi Tokuchi (Senior Fellow, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies)
Panel Member: Cho Tae-yong (Six Party Talks Delegate, Chief Delegate)
Panel Member: Masao Okonogi (Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Law, Keio University)
Chair: Ryo Sahashi (Director, Center for Asian Studies, Kanagawa University)

Encounter or Collision: The Meeting of East-West Civilization in East Asia - A Public Lecture by the Joint Research Group

Date/time: July 4, 2018
Venue: Yokohama Campus, Center for Asian Studies
Theme: Konbu and Charcoal as a Starting Point for Multifaceted Cultural Understanding
Presenter: Hirokazu Nakabayashi (Associate Professor, Department of Cross-Cultural Studies, Faculty of Foreign Languages)

Colonial States and Modernity: A Comparative Study Focusing on Asian Countries - A Public Lecture by the Joint Research Group

Date/time: July 14, 2018
Venue: Yokohama Campus Building 20, Room 205
Theme: Religion and Social Change in Northern Thailand, Chiang Mai: From a Historical Perspective
Presenter: Kazuo Fukuura (Associate Professor, Faculty of Culture and Sport Policy, Toin University of Yokohama)

Asian Social Heritage and Local Regeneration Method - A Public Lecture by the Joint Research Group

Date/time: May 28, 2018
Venue: Yokohama Campus Building 8 Room 43
Theme: Things that Disappear and Things that Remain - Typical Asian Materials, Techniques and Space Creation
Presenter: Takashi Nishibori (Letter, School of Architecture and Design, King Mongkut‘s University of Technology Thonburi)