Feb 15, 2010
On Wednesday, January 20, 2010, the Ritsumeikan Center for Asia Pacific Studies (RCAPS*) invited Animation International Ltd, Hong Kong Executive, Mr. KONDO Tsutomu to deliver a seminar under the title of "the Current State of the Animation Character Business in Asia".
Approximately eighty students and faculty members came along to hear about Mr. KONDO's fifteen years of experience in the anime industry.
Feb 12, 2010
On Saturday February 6th, RCAPS in cooperation with Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific Indonesia Society (APUIna), Indonesian Students' Association in Japan and the Indonesian Embassy held the 1st "Seminar of Indonesia".
The theme of the seminar is "Observing today's Indonesia, a Projection into the Future", which covers various current issues in the field of education, contemporary politics and gender empowerment.
Jan 25, 2010
On Friday January 22, a RCAPS sponsored seminar was held at APU.
The seminar welcomed Setsuko SHIBUYA, PhD (Adjunct Professor, Department of Cultural Anthropology, The University of Tokyo) to give a lecture titled, "Family and Jobs Outside of Agriculture: A Case Study in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam".
Dec 24, 2009
The 2009 Annual AP Conference was held at APU from December 12-13 under the theme of "Reflections on the Asia Pacific - Past, Present and Future".
The event featured keynote speakers from several countries - including the Philippines, America, Austria, and Japan - who presented diverse perspectives and in-depth analyses of important global issues. Conference participants also attended parallel sessions that showcased research currently being done at APU in the fields of information and communication technology, environment, education, society, finance, and tourism.
Dec 18, 2009
On Thursday December 17, a RCAPS sponsored seminar was held at APU.
The seminar welcomed Mr. NAKASHIMA Tokushi (President, ZERO SPORTS Co.) to give a lecture titled, "Electric Vehicle (EV) will Change the World".