Tokyo Tech Academy for Super Smart Society Opening Ceremony

Important notice: Opening Ceremony postponed due to spread of Novel Coronavirus infection

Regrettably, we have decided to postpone the Opening Ceremony, which was scheduled to be held on March 11, 2020. Please kindly note that this is an inevitable decision to prevent the infection and spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The new schedule will be announced as soon as it is decided.
Please accept our apology for the inconvenience.

February 25, 2020

Date : 2020.3.11(Wed)13:30- (Open from 12:30)

Venue : Tokyo Tech Front

Please apply at the website by February 26.


  • 13:30 Opening remarks by Dr. Kazuya Masu (President of Tokyo Institute of Technology)
  • 13:40 Guest greetings by a representative of Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
    • Guest greetings by a representative of Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • 14:00 About Super Smart Society Promotion Project (SSS Consortium + WISE-SSS)
    • Prof. Nobuyuki Iwatsuki (Dean of School of Engineering, Tokyo Tech)
    • Prof. Noriyuki Ueda (Dean of Institute of Liberal Arts, Tokyo Tech)
  • 14:30 Initiatives toward Super Smart Society in various fields and expectations for this education program
    • Prof. Takao Kashiwagi (International Research Center of Advanced Energy System for Sustainability, Tokyo Tech)
    • Dr. Makoto Ando (National Institute of Technology)
    • Mr. Kazunori Sato (Kawasaki City)
    • Dr. Fumihide Kojima (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology)
    • Dr. Nobuaki Kawahara (DENSO Corporation)
    • Dr. Ali Sadri (Intel Corporation)
  • 16:00 Introduction of curriculum of WISE-SSS
    • Prof. Kei Sakaguchi (Dean of Tokyo Tech Academy for Super Smart Society)
  • 16:30 Visit SSS education and research fields
  • 18:30 Reception