Conclusion of a Cooperative Agreement with Japan Airlines
September 27, 2018
A signing ceremony was held between Keio University and Japan Airlines Co., Ltd. (JAL) at Mita Campus on Thursday, September 20, attended by Keio Vice-President Jiro Kokuryo and JAL Representative Director and Executive Vice President Tadashi Fujita, among others.
This agreement aims to foster personnel with the abundant creativity required to "imagine the earth’s future" through mutual cooperation primarily by means of close ties between Keio and JAL. Both parties will also actively endeavor to find solutions to societal challenges, and develop sustainably in tandem with society and the region. As part of this, it is planned to implement endowed courses (AY 2018 Fall Semester) in the Faculty of Policy Management and Faculty of Environment and Information Studies and to implement joint research relating to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), among other initiatives.
(from left) Jun Murai, Dean, Graduate School of Media and Governance; Jiro Kokuryo, Keio Vice-President; Tadashi Fujita, JAL Representative Director and Executive Vice President; Fumiyoshi Kayanuma, Director, JAL Office for the Promotion of Industry-Academia Partnership and the Development of Future Generations, Corporate Brand Promotion Department
During the signing ceremony
Vice-President Kokuryo fields questions from the press