Eiji Nawata, Director of the Kyoto University ASEAN Center attends 10th ASEAN+3 Heads of International Relations Meeting (Feb. 24, 2022)

The ASEAN+3 University Network (AUN)’s 10th ASEAN+3 Heads of International Relations Meeting was held online on February 24. Dr. Eiji Nawata, director of the Kyoto University ASEAN Center, and Ms. Chisato Saito of the Kyoto University Research Administration Office (KURA) attended the meeting on behalf of Kyoto University.

Approximately 100 people participated in the meeting, which aimed to share knowledge and discuss implementation strategies for key AUN programs, projects, and activities.

The meeting opened with an address by Dr. Choltis Dhiathiti, executive director of the AUN. Then, building on the discussions at preparatory meetings held in November and December 2021, presentations and discussion sessions were held on activity planning, new communication strategies, and the enhancement of AUN activities. During the meeting, Director Nawata introduced Kyoto University’s “virtual fieldwork” teaching materials that enable students to experience field training through the use of information and communications technology.

Kyoto-ASEAN Virtual Fieldwork