Professor Frank Stajano, Trinity Fellow, Head of the Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research at Cambridge University, and Gerhard Fasol met at the Cyber Security Conference in Tokyo on 28 March 2018.
Special Trinity in Japan event in Tokyo Friday 8 September 2017
Fellows and Professors Mikael Adolphson, Sachiko Kusukawa and Dominic Lieven joined us
6pm – 7pm drinks reception
7pm – 9pm dinner (fee: YEN 10,000 with a reduced rate of YEN 3,000 for students/young members/freelancers)
after 9pm – nijikai drinks nearby
Three Fellows, Professors Mikael Adolphson, Sachiko Kusukawa and Dominic Lieven and eleven Trinity in Japan members attended the special Trinity in Japan event on Friday 8 September 2017 in Tokyo, organized by Gerhard Fasol, Trinity in Japan Chair, and Past Fellow of Trinity.
Discussions reflected the very wide spectrum of curiosity, energy and achievements of Trinity members.
Bringing religious studies to Japan’s venture start-ups, finding and understanding the oldest rock of Japan, leading the United Nations and foreign Press in Japan, finance at Japan’s largest automobile maker, working on overseas mergers and acquisitions with Japan’s trading companies, and in the other direction, working with foreign companies on acquisitions in Japan, teaching English as a preparation for future action in Japan, writing Novels, taking care of Japan’s Government finance, bringing Cambridge venture companies to Japan, European Revolutions, royalty and leadership for Japan’s Ministries, and many other topics were discussed this evening.
We started with a drinks party.
Celebrating 700 years history of The College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity
Professor Sachiko Kusukawa brought us best wishes from Trinity, and words of greeting from Professor Michael Banner, Dean of Chapel and Fellow for Development of Trinity. Michael Banner reminded us of Trinity’s 700 years of history, celebrating the Septcentenary of the Establishment of the King’s Scholars in the University of Cambridge, the Foundation of King Edward the Second, The Founding of the King’s Hall on 7 July 1317. Sachiko Kusukawa brought each of us a copy of the speech given by the Master, Sir Gregory Winter, to celebrate the Septcentenary.
About 2/3 of members moved to a restaurant nearby for nijikai, and three of us continued discussions at a sanjikai into the early hours…
If you are Trinity Fellow, alumni and member, anywhere in the world, when you come to Tokyo please contact us, and join our events if possible. Contact us by mail
Fellow and AMES Director of Studies at Trinity, Keidanren Professor of Japanese Studies
Our dinner meeting will be on Friday 15 July 2016 at 19:00. The fee is again YEN 10,000 including a kaiseki menu and unlimited drinks for about 2 hours, please prepay the fee as usual. Usually we go for nijikai nearby.
Registration deadline is Friday 8 July 2016. I will send location details and account details for prepayment to those who register.
If you are Trinity College Cambridge member in Japan or visiting and like to register: Contact us by mail