Ambassador List

2019 Ambassador List

March 2020 Certification

Kumiko Haba

Kumiko Haba, Dr. Professor


Aoyama Gakuin University, SIPEC(School of International Politics, Economics and Communication)

Akira Hirose

Akira Hirose, Dr.


The University of Tokyo, Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Systems, Graduate School of Engineering

Kikuchi Kikuchi

Kikuchi Kikuchi, D.V.M., Ph.D

Research Leader

National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO), Reproductive Biology Unit, Division of Animal Sciences, Institute of Agrobiological Sciences

Takao Mori

Takao Mori, Prof.

Group Leader & MANA Principal Investigator

National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), MANA

September 2019 Certification

Ichiro Sakuma

Ichiro Sakuma, Ph.D.


The University of Tokyo, Department of Bioengineering/Precision Engineering

Takuo Tanaka

Takuo Tanaka, Dr.

Chief Scientist


Keiichi Tomishige

Keiichi Tomishige, Prof.


Tohoku University, Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering

Wang Zhidong

Wang Zhidong, Dr.

Professor ,Doctor of Engineering

Chiba Institute of Technology, The Department of Advanced Robotics

March 2019 Certification

Susumu Ohtsuka

Susumu Ohtsuka


Setouchi Field Science Center Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life HIROSHIMA UNIVERSITY

Isomi Suzuki

Isomi Suzuki

Managing Partner


Hitoshi Tanaka

Hitoshi Tanaka


TOHOKU UNIVERSITY Graduate School of Engineering

Harumi Yano

Harumi Yano


Office of Medical Education Center for Infectious Diseases International University of Health and Welfare School of Medicine

2018 Ambassador List

September 2018 Certification

Hidenori Arai

Hidenori Arai, Dr.

Hospital Director

National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology

Ichiro Imai

Ichiro Imai, Dr.

Professor Emeritus

Hokkaido University

Takehiko Satoh

Takehiko Satoh, Dr.


Department of Solar System Sciences, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency

Tetsuro Seki

Tetsuro Seki, Dr.


The Society of Project Management

Tsuyoshi Takada

Tsuyoshi Takada


Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Architecture

The University of Tokyo

Yoshiya Tanaka

Yoshiya Tanaka, MD., PhD.


The First Department of International Medicine, School of Medicine

University of Occupational & Environmental Health, Japan

March 2018 Certification

Fumihiko Imamura

Fumihiko Imamura, Prof.


International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRDeS)

Tohoku University

Hideaki Kuzuoka

Hideaki Kuzuoka, Dr.


Division of Intelligent Interaction Technologies, Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems

University of Tsukuba

Ma Shugen

Ma Shugen


Department of Robotics, Faculty of Science & Engineering

Ritsumeikan University

Noburu Notomi

Noburu Notomi, Dr.


Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology

The University of Tokyo

Hideharu Numata

Hideharu Numata


Department of Zoology

Kyoto University Graduate School of Science

Juichi Yamagiwa

Juichi Yamagiwa, Dr.


Science Council of Japan

Masahiro Yamaguchi

Masahiro Yamaguchi, Dr.


Department of Electrical Engineering

Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University

2017 Ambassador List

October 2017 Certification

Shigekazu Fukuda

Shigekazu Fukuda, Ph.D.

Section Manager

Clinical Research Cluster Radiation Quality Control Section

National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology National Institute of Radiological Sciences

Shu Hashimoto

Shu Hashimoto, Dr.


Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine

Nihon University School of Medicine

Yoshimasa Kawata

Yoshimasa Kawata, Prof., Dr.


Faculty of Engineering

National University Corporation, Shizuoka University

Osamu Matsubara

Osamu Matsubara, Prof.


Department of Pathology

Hiratsuka Kyosai Hospital

Youhei Morita

Youhei Morita, Dr.

Associate Vice President

Communication and Public Relations

Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University

March 2017 Certification

Hitoshi Ashida

Hitoshi Ashida


Graduate School of Agricultural Science

Kobe University

Akira Hara

Akira Hara, M.D.

Provost of Faculty of Medicine

Professor & Chairman of Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Faculty of Medicine

University of Tsukuba

Shinichi Hirose

Shinichi Hirose, M.D.,Ph.D.


Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine

Fukuoka University

Takayuki Ito

Takayuki Ito


Graduate School of Engineering

Nagoya Institute of Technology

Kenji Kabashima

Kenji Kabashima


Department of Dermatology

Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine

Kazuhiro Matsuda

Kazuhiro Matsuda

President, M Bio Technology Inc.

Director, Mycoplasma Infectious Diseases Research Center

Makiko Osawa

Makiko Osawa, MD,PhD

Professor Emeritus

Tokyo Women's Medical University (TWMU)

Kenjiro Terada

Kenjiro Terada, Ph.D.


International Research Institute of Disaster Science

Tohoku University

2016 Ambassador List

August 2016 Certification

Piero Carninci

Piero Carninci

Deputy Director

RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences

Taku Fujiwara

Taku Fujiwara


Department of Pediatric Dentistry

Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Koji Inoue

Koji Inoue


Faculty of Information Science and Electrical Engineering

Kyushu University

Hiroshi Itoh

Hiroshi Itoh, M.D.,Ph.D.

Professor and Chairman

Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nephrology,

Keio University School of Medicine

Masanori Iye

Masanori Iye

Professor Emeritus


National Astronomical Observatory

Yoshifumi Kitamura

Yoshifumi Kitamura


Research Institute of Electrical Communication

Tohoku University

Kazuya Kobayashi

Kazuya Kobayashi, Dr.


Department of Electrical, Electronic, and Communication Engineering Chuo University

Kei Takeyachi

Kei Takeyachi, DC


Japanese Association of Chiropractors

Tatsuya Yamasoba

Tatsuya Yamasoba, M.D.,Ph.D.

Professor and Chairman

Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery

Graduate School of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine

The University of Tokyo

Kazuya Yoshida

Kazuya Yoshida


Department of Aerospace Engineering

Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University

March 2016 Certification

Takamasa Kayama

Takamasa Kayama

Professor, Yamagata University Faculty of Medicine Dapartment of Advanced Cancer Science

President, The Japan Neurosurgical Society

Seigo Kinuya

Seigo Kinuya, M.D.,Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Nuclear Medicine

Institute of Medical, Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences, Kanazawa University

Vice President, Kanazawa University Hospital

Tokuro Matsuo

Tokuro Matsuo, Ph.D.

Kimiro Meguro

Kimiro Meguro

Professor, The University of Tokyo

President, Japan Association of Earthquake Engineering

Yoshiaki Nakano

Yoshiaki Nakano, Ph.D.


Institute of Industrial Science

The University of Tokyo

Takafumi Susami

Takafumi Susami, D.D.S.,Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Chief Orthodontist

Department of Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery, Dentistry and Orthodontics, The University of Tokyo Hospital

Tetsuji Yamaoka

Tetsuji Yamaoka, Ph.D.

Director, Department of Biomedical Engineering

National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center Research Institute

2015 Ambassador List

August 2015 Certification

Hitoshi Isahara

Hitoshi Isahara, Ph.D.

Professor, Director

Information and Media Center

Toyohashi University of Technology

Hiroshi Ochi

Hiroshi Ochi, Ph.D.,MBA


Kyushu Institute of Technology

Faculty of Computer Science and Systems Engineering

Nobuyuki Sakai

Nobuyuki Sakai, M.D., D.M.Sc.

Kobe City Medical Center General Hospital

Neurosurgery Comprehensive Stroke Center

Keiko Sasaki

Keiko Sasaki, Ph.D.


Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University

Tatsuya Tanaka

Tatsuya Tanaka, M.D.,D.M.Sc.

Honorary Director

Yamabiko Medical Welfare Center

2013/14 Ambassador List

September 2014 Commissioned

Hajime Asama

Hajime Asama, D.Eng.


Department of Precision Engineering

School of Engineering,The University of Tokyo

Chin Takaaki

Chin Takaaki, MD,PhD

Director of Robot Rehabilitation Center

Director of the Hyogo Institute of Assistive Technology

Hyogo Rehabilitation Center

Sachihiko Harashina

Sachihiko Harashina, Ph.D.

Dean, Proffessor, Chiba University of Commerce Faculty of Policy Infomatics

Professor emeritus, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Yuji Kurihara

Yuji Kurihara

Director of Administration

Tokyo National Museum

December 2013 Commissioned

Teruo Miyazawa

Teruo Miyazawa, Ph.D.

Professor and Director

Food and Biodynamic Chemistry Laboratory

Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University

Hidehiro Mizusawa

Hidehiro Mizusawa, M.D.,Ph.D.

Director General

National Center Hospital
National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry

Robert Y. Osamura

Robert Y. Osamura, M.D.,Ph.D.

President-Elect, International Academy of Cytology (IAC)

Professor, IUHW Graduate School

Taiga Yamaya

Taiga Yamaya, Ph.D.

Team Leader

Imaging Physics Team

Molecular Imaging Center, National Institute of Radiological Sciences