6-University Human Assets Promotion Program for Innovative Education and Research (6U-HAPPIER)
6U-HAPPIER Symposium was held at Tokyo Tech on Wednesday, 26 December 2018, where 10 Deans (including 3 proxies) attended from 6U member univeristies. We had an honor of having 4 people from Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology with us, including Director of National University Corporation Support Division, who made a short speech, and Deputy Director of Technical Education Division.
Prof. Rod Smith of Imperial College London led again the innovative teaching workshop, at Hokkaido University. Ten Assistant Professors from 6U attended, including 8 from Hokkaido University. Feedback survey and photos can be read here.
6U-HAPPIER had a Faculty Exchange Salon at Osaka University on 22 June 2018. Prof. Yasuda and Prof. Takayama of Osaka University gave talks on their exchange experiences and Prof. Tanaka of Osaka University introduced their activities on Human Assets Promotion at Osaka University. Then there was an open discussion
Faculty Exchange Salon
6U-HAPPIER had a Faculty Exchange Salon at Tohoku
University on 16 March 2018.
Second Taiwan-Japan International Engineering Forum
2017 November Academic Career Enhancement Workshop
6U-HAPPIER hosted ACE Innovative
Teaching Workshops directed by Prof. Roderick Smith of Imperial
College London. Three 2-day sessions were held: 13-14 November at
at Tokyo Tech Ookayama campus, 27-28 November at Osaka University
Suita campus, and 29-30 November at Kyushu University Ito campus.
In total 21 young faculty members attendes the
summary with some photos are shown.