International Visits (2017)

International visits to Hokkaido University in 2017


Visitor Name Purpose of Visit Photograph

Prof. Ding Zhongli, President, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Attending the Signing Ceremony and Courtesy Visit

H.E. Prof. Mohammed Gana Yisa, Ambassador Extraordinary of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Japan

Courtesy Visit

Prof. Matthew Gaunt, University of Cambridge, Dr. Tom Heightman, Astex, Mr. David Rees, Chief Scientific Officer, Astex

Courtesy Visit

Dr. Yousef Hojjat, Science Counselor, Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in China

Courtesy Visit

Dr. Belay Begashaw, Director General, Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa

Courtesy Visit

Prof. Choi Jine- Shang, Dean of Graduate School of Industry Welfare, Gyeongnam National University of Science and Technology, Korea

Courtesy Visit

Dr. Tumurbaatar Yadmaa, President, National University of Mongolia, Mongolia

Courtesy Visit

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Trung Tinh, Vice Rector, Can Tho University, Vietnam

Courtesy Visit
22/09/2017 Prof. Chen Jun, President, Nanjing University, China Courtesy Visit
13/09/2017 Ms. Irit Savion Waidergorn, Minister, Embassy of Israel in Japan Courtesy Visit
01/09/2017 Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chusak Limsakul, President, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand Courtesy Visit
29/08/2017 Representatives of 5 Russian Universities related to RJE3 Courtesy Visit
29/08/2017 Prof. Ching- Fong Chang, President, National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan Courtesy Visit

Prof. Luke Evuta Mumba, Vice Chancellor, University of Zambia, Africa

Courtesy Visit

Prof. Wang Binglin, Director, The Research Center for the Development of Social Science, Ministry of Education, China

Courtesy Visit

Prof. Xi Youmin, Executive President, Xi’an Jiaotong- Liverpool University, China

Courtesy Visit

Prof. Dr. Somkit Lertpaithoon, Rector, Thammasat University, Thailand

Courtesy Visit

Prof. Dr. Eva-Maria Feichtner, Department of Mathematics, University of Bremen, Germany

Courtesy Visit

Visitors from Indonesia, Malaysia, Mongolia, Thailand, Vietnam

Lectures of the Hokkaido Summer Institute

Dr. Nam-Kyeong Kim, President, Gyeongnam National University of Science and Technology, Korea

Courtesy Visit

H. E. Mr. Jean-François Paroz, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Switzerland in Japan

Courtesy Visit

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Prasert Pinpathomrat, President, Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi, Thailand

Courtesy Visit

Hon. Richard Court, AC Ambassador of Australia in Japan

Courtesy Visit

Prof. Kurtis Jai-Chyi Pei, Dean, Colleage of Environmental Studies, National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan

Courtesy Visit


Asst. Prof. Nida Larpsrisawad, Dean’s advisor for International Affairs, King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand

Courtesy Visit

H.E. Mr. Jukka Reino Siukosaari,

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Republic of Finland

in Japan

Courtesy Visit
18/05/2017 Prof. Richard Blaikie, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, University of Otago, New Zealand

Attending the Signing Ceremony and Courtesy Visit

25/04/2017 Dr. Nikita Yu. Anisimov, Interim President, Far Eastern Federal University, Russia Courtesy Visit

Mr. Lin Shih-Ying, Director of the Education Division,

Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in Tokyo

Courtesy Visit
19/04/2017 Dr. Flora Chia-I Chang, President, Tamkang University, Taiwan Courtesy Visit
12/04/2017 Prof. Zhou Guanghong, President, Nanjing Agricultural University, China Courtesy Visit
24/03/2017 Dr. Matti Sarén, Vice Rector for Cooperation affairs, University of Oulu , Finland Courtesy Visit

Dr. Fortunato T. de la Peña, Secretary, Department of Science and Technology,

Republic of Philippines

Attending to Graduate Commencement Ceremony and Courtesy Visit

22/03/2017 Mr. Thom Hadley, Executive Director of College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University, United States of America Courtesy Visit

Mr. Cai Xisheng, Jiangsu People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, China

Courtesy Visit

Prof. Qu Jingping, President, East China University of Science and Technology, China

Courtesy Visit

Dr. Dmitry N. Bespalov, Vice President, Far Eastern Federal University, Russia

Courtesy Visit
02/02/2017 H.E. Mr. Hannes Heimisson, Ambassador, Embassy of Iceland in Japan Courtesy Visit
17/01/2017 Prof. Dr. Mohd Lokman bin Husain, Deputy Vice Chancellor of Academic and International, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia Courtesy Visit
11/01/2017 Prof. Cho Young-Ho, Dean, Office of External Cooperations, Dong-Eui University, Korea Courtesy Visit

Updated on   October 07, 2022