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November 30, 2016

The iaSU2016 JAPAN proceedings has been uploaded.


July 19, 2016

The iaSU2016 JAPAN conference has been successful. Thank you very much!


June 4, 2016

The webpage for early registration has been closed.


May 19, 2016

The information of keynote speakers has been put on the website.


March 10, 2016

The information of Nara 1-Day Bus Tour has been put on the website.


November 16, 2015

Important notice about accommodations

Program



Conference Program



Saturday, July 16, 2016


Keynote Lecture 1


ISLAM AND BUDDHISM—WITH A HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE


Dr. Kosei Morimoto


    Abbot Emeritus of Todaiji Temple Ph.D. in Literature

    Born in 1934
    1949: Joined Todaiji Temple in Nara Prefecture, Japan
    1957: Graduated from the Faculty of Letters of Kyoto University
    1961-1962: Studied at Cairo University
    1964: Completed the Doctoral Course in the Graduate School of Kyoto University
    1968: Received Ph.D. from Kyoto University
    1965-1998: Part-Time Lecturer of the Faculty of Letters of Kyoto University
    1975-2004: Head of the Todaiji Library, Board Member of Todaiji Gakuen Junior and Senior High School, Todaiji Finance Secretary, Education Secretary, Chief Secretary and Director of Religious Affairs of the Kegon School of Buddhism, Abbot of Join Temple and Director of Todaiji Gakuen Junior and Senior High School
    May 2004-April 2007: The 218th Chief Abbot of Todaiji Temple and Director of the Kegon School of Buddhism
    May 2007: Abbot Emeritus of Todaiji Temple
    May 2010-April 2013: President of Todaiji Culture Center
    August 2015: Received Foreign Minister's Commendation



Keynote Lecture 2


RATIONALITY & NATIONALITY IN STRUCTURAL DESIGN


Dr. Mamoru Kawaguchi


    Professor Emeritus at Hosei University, Dr.-Eng., Dr.-Ing.E.h.
    Past President of IASS
      Born in Fukui, Japan, in 1932
      Teaching at Hosei University 1960 - 2003
    Major Design Works:
      # Grand Roof for Expo '70 in Osaka
      # Fuji Group Pavilion for Expo '70
      # Singapore National Indoor Stadium
      # Sant Jordi Sports Palace for Barcelona Olympics 1992
      # Sundome Fukui, 1995
      # Parliament House of Georgia 2013
    Major Awards
      # AIJ Awards, 1970, 1983, 1997
      # JSCE Award, 1995
      # IABSE International Award, 1995
      # IASS Torroja Medal 2001
      # IASS Honorary membership, 2007
      # AIJ Grand Prix, 2015

    Abbreviations:
      AIJ: Architectural Institute of Japan
      IASS: International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures
      IABSE: International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering
      JSCE: Japan Society of Civil Engineers

Sunday, July 17, 2016


Keynote Lecture 3


THE SENSE OF BEAUTY AND VIEW OF NATURE FOUND IN JAPANESE HISTORICAL GARDENS


Dr. Hironobu Yoshida


Teaching and Research Career:

1965-1975-1993 Assistant, Lecturer and Associate Professor, the Course of Landscape Architecture, School of the Science of Agriculture, Kyoto University

1993-2001 Professor, the Course of Landscape Architecture, Graduate School of the Science of Agriculture, Kyoto University

2001-lifelong Professor Emeritus, Kyoto University

2001-2008 Professor, the Course of Landscape Architecture, Graduate School of the Plants Sciences, Nihon University (Kanagawa, Japan)

2008-present Lecturer, School of Architecture, Mukogawa Womenfs University

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