Tokyo Evening with University of California San Diego Dean Albert Pisano

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The University of California San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering and Alumni Association invite UC San Diego alumni, industry and academic partners, and friends in Japan to the "Tokyo Evening with UC San Diego Dean Albert Pisano." This is an interactive session with the Jacobs School Dean Pisano to hear the latest updates about the School, ranging from its Vision, Strategy and Initiatives to exciting new programs and progress in autonomous vehicles and smart transportation, energy technologies, digital health, microbiome innovation, global entrepreneurship training, and more. Other UC San Diego representatives at the event include Kelly Briggs, Executive Director of Development, Jacobs School; Jan Dehesh, Director of Business Development, Jacobs School; and Miwako Waga, Director of International Outreach, Office of Research Affairs. We will also welcome Joe Panetta, President & CEO, Biocom Life Science Association of California (BIOCOM), as a special guest to the event. Join us at this unique networking event. The Tokyo Evening event is co-sponsored by Life Science Innovation Network Japan (LINK-J), a UC San Diego partner.

Date and Time

Tue, April 24, 2018


Nihonbashi Life science Building 10F Lounge

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TimeProgram Title
17:30-18:00 Registration and Mixer
18:00-18:10 Remarks by Miwako Waga, Director of International Outreach; Akihiko Soyama, President & CEO, LINK-J; Joe Panetta, President & CEO, BIOCOM
18:10-18:30 Presentation by Dean Albert Pisano, Jacobs School of Engineering
18:30-19:30 Networking
19:30 Adjourn

Participation fee

Free (Capacity of 70 people, first come first served )


Sponsorship:UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering and Alumni Association
Co-sponsorship:Life Science Innovation Network Japan Inc. (LINK-J)


Miwako Waga, Director of International Outreach in UC San Diego