Malaysia Japan Discourse Project 2018 Academic Conference “Malaysia-Japan Historical Relation: from history to a new Kizuna”

Malaysia Japan Discourse Project 2018 Academic Conference “Malaysia-Japan Historical Relation: from history to a new Kizuna” led by the University Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) was held on 4 December, and Minister Orikasa, Deputy Chief of Mission, attended and delivered his speech during its opening. Malaysia Japan Discourse Project 2018 was a series of programme to learn from Japanese history, culture and values and to discuss Japan-Malaysia history, present and future. The project consisted of three series, and Japanese speakers were invited to each event. The Academic Conference was the summit of the project.

“Kekehashi Book Talk” for the general public was held on 27 October to kick off the project, followed by an education camp and a public talk for students on 3 and 24 November. Ms Kurihara, Director of Japan Information Service, attended the series of the project.
 

Malaysia Japan Discourse Project 2018 Academic Conference

 
Minister Orikasa’s opening remarks during the Academic Conference opening ceremony 
 
Prenary speech by Prof. Tan Sri Dzulkifli Abdul Razak, Rector, International Islamic Univeristy Malaysia Razak Sensei Book Launch during the Academic Conference
 



Speakers, organisers and co-organisers for public talk on 24 November
 
Speech by Ms Kurihara, Director of Japan Information Service, on 24 November


Panelists and main organisers for the public talk on 24 November



Students performance during the education camp on 3 November


Speakers and organisers for the “Kakehashi Book Talk” on 27 October



Opening remarks by Dr Zoraida Mustafa, Director of Malaysia Japan Discourse Project 2018, at the “Kakehashi Book Talk”