EDU-Port Symposium FY2020

Looking back over the last five years and looking forward to the next Japanese-style Education programs overseas-

The purpose is to look back over the last 5 years of this project (EDU-Port Japan 1.0) and share the expectations for the way forward (EDU-Port Japan 2.0).

Date and TimeMarch 9 (Tue), 2021 2:00 – 5:30 p.m. JST
VenueOn-site (Hall, 2nd floor, Zenkokutoshikaikan Building) or Online
OrganizerMinistry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
LanguageJapanese(with English simultaneous translation)



■ Project Report on 2020 and the Direction of EDU-Port Japan 2.0

HIMIYA Naoki, Deputy Assistant Minister/Director, International Affairs Division, Minister’s Secretariat, MEXT

■ Research on Japanese-style Education Overseas

Challenges and Possibilities of EDU-Port:
From Research Results (TAKAYAMA Keita, Ph.D. Kyoto University)

■ Report on EDU-Port Pilot Project

University of Fukui“Introduction of Fukui-Style Education from Japan to the World”
Teacher Training Collaboration Project in Asia, Africa, and Middle East (KOSAKA Masato, Senior Assistant Professor, University of Fukui)
Yamaha CorporationIntroduction of Japanese-style Instrumental Music Education in Primary Education in Vietnam and Egypt(KIYOTA Akifumi, Assistant Manager, AP Strategy Group, Asia-Pacific Sales Division, Yamaha Corporation)
MIYAZAKI C-DANCE CENTERExport of Japanese-style Dance Education “Physical Expression Contemporary Dance” (Laos, and other countries) (TOYOFUKU Akifumi, Nonprofit Organization-MIYAZAKI C-DANCE CENTER COO)

■ Panel Discussion

■ Poster session

Reference materials on the day are attached below

MEXT channel “EDU-Port Symposium FY2020”