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June 04, 2013 "Super aged society - true limitations only exist in our minds" - Planetary Design Course in June

The KAITEKI Institute and the Kyoto University of Art and Design (KUAD)/Tohoku University of Art and Design are jointly conducting the June semester of the Planetary Design Course* at the university’s Tokyo Gaien Campus. Instructors for the June course are Professor Shinichi Takemura, Dr. Yayoi Okawa, Director, of the Department of Functioning Activation, National Institute for Longevity Sciences, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology Japan, and Professor Hiroko Akiyama of the Institute of Gerontology, The University of Tokyo.

"Super aged society - true limitations only exist in our minds"
Location: Kyoto University of Art and Design/Tohoku University of Art and Design Tokyo Gaien Campus

 ■ Course schedule
2013/06/12 (Wed)
19:00~21:00
Gait disability is artificially constructed? “ICF” the new concept of health and disability proposed by the WHO
[Instructor: Yayoi Okawa, Shinichi Takemura]
2013/06/26 (Wed)
19:00~21:00
KAITEKI Super Aged Society - being able to actively work in old age
[Instructor: Hiroko Akiyama, Shinichi Takemura]

Registration >>https://gaien-tokyo.jp/pdl_p/
Course pdf >>http://gaien-tokyo.jp/pdl/data/PDL_201306.pdf
Planetary Design Course homepage>>http://gaien-tokyo.jp/pdl/#new

(Website in Japanese only)

* The Planetary Design Course is a program that was founded by Professor Shinichi Takemura of KUAD in 2011 following the Great East Japan Earthquake disaster, with the objective of creating a new global standard centered on natural symbiosis that he has named "Base of the Planet.." This is the third course that TKI is jointly conducting.