IEEE Tokyo Section 2004 Third Commemorative Lecture Meeting
The Tokyo Section will host a lecture on Friday November 26 2004 from 14:00, inviting three lecturers, in honor of SEIKO Quartz-Astron Watch awarded IEEE Milestone(IEEE Milestone in Electrical Engineering and Computing) for its worldfs first commercialization of quartz wristwatch. As non-member participation is welcome, please inform your colleagues and friends who share interest in the lectures. Thank you.
Year 2004 Third Meeting of IEEE Tokyo Section Executive Committee
@Third Tokyo Section Executive Committee Meeting of 2004 was held at the conference room on 28 floor of KDDI Iidabashi Garden Air Tower Bldg. from 15pm on Tuesday October 12. The minutes of the second Executive Committee Meeting was approved. Shindo, the Chair of Nominations Committee, reported the result of the public announcement of 2005/2006 Tokyo Section Officers, and it was approved. Kobayashi, the Chair of Fellow Nominations Committee, reported that by improving web system the online system of Nomination contacting is stepping up. Kobayashi, the Chair of Student Activities Committee, reported the exchange of students program between Boston Section carried out from September 27 to September 29. Ohno, the Trustee of History Committee, reported the Seiko Milestone Dedication Ceremony for Seiko quarts wristwatch which will be held on November 25, 2004 at Hotel Ohkura.
IEEE Tokyo Section 2004 Second Commemorative Lecture Session
The Tokyo Section hosted a lecture on Tuesday September 28 from 15:00 at Kogakuin University. The lecture entitled "A Career of Indomitable Challenges to the New Frontiers of Technology" was held by Dr. Tadahiro Sekimoto, former Chairman of NEC Corporation, who received 2004 IEEE Medal of Honor. His achievement of digital communications satellite, the contribution to IT research development and his technical leadership in C&C field were highly appreciated, and his conviction as technical expert, which has the background of being awarded many famous prizes, and his management philosophy which was cultivated by experience, impressed the audience deeply. He also talked about the education to cultivate the creativity, giving the message "Boys, be ambitious" by Dr. Clark.
Students Exchange between Boston Section
The party visited Boston Section from Monday September 27 to Wednesday
September 29, consisted of three students selected from Tokyo Section,
three students selected from Japan Council, Nishihara Trustee and
Miyanaga chair of JC SAC. This is the first step of the activity
based on Boston-Japan sister Sections concluded in 2002. It becomes
the historic exchange not only to Tokyo Section but also to Japan at
Monday September 27
Tuesday September 28
Wednesday September 29
These events are well managed enough to be significant. The Japanese students reported their impression that they could see the difference of the student activity between Japan and that of USA so that this experience will help their further activities, and also reported that they would love to have more time for exchange between students.
Eighth Meeting of Long Range Strategy Committee
The 8th meeting of Long Range Strategy Committee 2004 was held on Monday October 25 from 17:00 at the KDDI Iidabashi Headquaters Bldg. The necessity of Japan Council's being qualified as corporation was discussed for the establishment of IEEE JAPAN, and it is continued to be discussed at next Japan Council Executive Committee. Also making materials for lobbying at IEEE BoD being held on November 16, 2004, for the establishment of IEEE JAPAN was discussed.
Notice from IEEE Tokyo Section Office
Have you renewed your IEEE membership for the year 2005? By using yor IEEE Web Account, you can renew your membership online.
IEEE Neural Networks Society(NNS) is renamed to IEEE Computational Intelligence Society(CIS).
Tokyo Section encourages membership upgrade to Senior Membership.
Visit IEEE website for Online application. For details, please refer to
Senior Membership application procedure.
Tokyo Section gives priority to e-mail in sending notices.
Please send your address and other contact information changes to
IEEE Headquarters. You can easily make changes ONLINE with your
IEEE Web Account.
Copyright The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.