President of the Republic of Tatarstan, Rector of Kazan Federal University, and the Delegates from Tatarstan Visit Kanazawa University

10月8日,R.N.ミンニハノフ・タタルスタン共和国大統領およびイルシャト・ガフロフ カザン連邦大学長ほか35名が本学を視察し,記念行事が行われました。本学は,文部科学省平成29年度大学教育再生戦略推進費「大学の世界展開力強化事業」に採択された「日露をつなぐ未来共創リーダー育成プログラム」において,日本とロシア両国の未来を共に創り上げていくことのできるリーダーの育成に取り組んでいます。この度の来学は,日露のさらなる友好を促進するとともに,本プログラムのさらなる充実を図るものです。

October 8, President Rustam Minnikhanov of the Republic of Tatarstan, Rector Ilshat Gafurov of Kazan Federal University and 35 other delegates visited Kanazawa University and they observed the campus and attended the memorial events.
Our university is striving to train leaders who will create the future of both Japan and Russia through the “Training Program for Russia-Japan Innovative Leaders of Tomorrow” which has been selected for FY 2017 University Education Regeneration Strategy “Inter-University Exchange Project” by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology. The purpose of this time’s visit is to promote the friendship between Japan and Russia as well as to further enrich this program.
After the welcome ceremony by approximately 40 Kanazawa University students who has participated in the cultural exchange program in Russia, the delegation received explanation on “the Outline of Kanazawa University” from President Koetsu Yamazaki, “the World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI) and Nano Life Science Institute (NanoLSI)” from Professor Takeshi Fukuma, Director of NanoLSI, and “the Research on Autonomous Driving” from Associate Professor Naoki Suganuma of the Institute for Frontier Science Initiative. The Signing Ceremony of “the Memorandum for Cooperation between Kazan Federal University and Kanazawa University for Double-Degree Master’s Program” also took place. Afterward, memorial trees were planted to commemorate the visit, and the delegation paid a courtesy visit to President Yamazaki. At the meeting, there was a lively discussion about the upcoming exchanges with our university.

集合写真                                                                        NanoLSIの研究について説明を受ける一行
Group Photo                                                                  Explanation on NanoLSI

調印式の様子                                                                  植樹式の様子
Signing Ceremony                                                          Planting Ceremony