On September 4, 2019, in a small conference room of the Uzbek-Japan Innovation Center ща Youth at the Tashkent State Technical University, a meeting of the leadership of Tashkent State Technical University with the Japanese delegation led by the Director of Higher Education at the headquarters of the Japan International Cooperation Agency JICA Ms. Yoshiko Miura was held. The Japanese side was also attended by Professor Toshihisa Ueda from Teyiko University and Professor Takashi Sasaoka from Kyushu University.
The delegation was received by Vice-Rector for International Relations, Professor Mannanov U.V., Director of the Uzbek-Japan Innovation Center of Youth Khaltursunov E.B., as well as the coordinator of the Uzbek-Japan Innovation Center of Youth from JICA Mr. Yukinori Yanagida.
Both sides exchanged information on activities for the past period and upcoming work plans of the Center. At the meeting, issues were discussed on the assistance of JICA on the creation of joint Master’s degree programs and PhD programs on the basis of the Center, as well as solving the problem of the Center’s technical equipment.
The delegation was acquainted with the activities of the laboratories of the Uzbek-Japan Innovation Center of Youth at the Tashkent State Technical University.
Based on the results of the meeting, the both side decided on the need to intensify efforts to find ways to resolve issues related to equipping the Center with high-tech laboratory equipment and organize regular lectures and seminars by leading professors from Japanese universities in the areas of the Center and Tashkent State Technical University.
The meeting was held in a friendly and warm atmosphere.