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Organization Name

ICC Kyoto Public Interest Incorporated Foundation

Established

May 21st, 1966

Our mission

The purpose of this organization is to promote international mutual understanding, academics, science, technology, and culture, and contribute to environmental preservation, by appropriately managing and efficiently operating the government-owned conference facility (ICC Kyoto) whose management it is entrusted with based on the Act on Special Measures Concerning the Entrustment of Management of Government-Owned Conference Facilities.

Enterprises

(1) Enterprises to attract and operate international, academic, scientific, and technological conferences organized by the national government or government organizations
(2) Enterprises to promote international exchange and Japanese culture
(3) Enterprises to manage ICC Kyoto facilities
(4) Other enterprises required to accomplish the purpose of the organization

Jurisdiction

Cabinet Office

Location

422 Iwakura Oosagi-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto city

Management and operation of facilities

A Government-Owned Property Management Entrustment Contract was concluded between the Japanese government (Ministry of Finance) and Kyoto City, and a Management Re-Entrustment Contract was concluded between Kyoto City and this Public Interest Incorporated Foundation to manage and operate this government-owned facility.

Basic fund at time of establishment

375,950,000 yen

Chairman of the Board

Yasushi Akashi

President

Shunichi Uchida

Past Chairmen

Konosuke Matsushita 1966-1982
Kyonosuke Ibe 1984-1995
Kenji Kawakatsu 1996-2009
Kazuo Inamori 2010-2018 March

Past Presidents

Gizo Takayama 1966-1974
Torao Ushiroku 1975-1985
Masatada Tachibana 1986-1997
Junichi Nakamura 1998-2008
Kishichiro Amae 2009-2012
Hiroo Kinoshita 2012-2018 July

Managing Organization

Board of Directors: 14 Directors, 2 Auditors

As of March 20, 2019

Board of Trustees: 23 Trustees

As of March 20, 2019

Secretariat: 50 employees

As of April 1, 2019

List of Executives and Trustees

Executives

As of March 20, 2019

Executives Name Organization/Position
Chairman Yasushi Akashi Honorary Advisor, International House of Japan
Vice-Chairman Junichi Murata Chairman, Kyoto Convention Bureau
Executive Director Shunichi Uchida President, Kyoto International Conference Center
Director Taeko Uemura President and Representative Director, Kyounan Souko Co., Ltd.
Director Daisaku Kadokawa Mayor of Kyoto City
Director Yoshio Tateishi Chairman, Kyoto Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Director Minoru Tsukamoto Secretary general, Kyoto International Conference Center
Director Takatoshi Nishiwaki Governor of Kyoto Prefecture
Director Ichiro Fujisaki President, Nakasone Peace Institute
Director Eriko Horiki Representative, Eriko Horiki & Associates Co., Ltd.
Director Atsushi Horiba Chairman, President & CEO, Horiba, Ltd.
Director Masayuki Matsushita Vice Chairman, Panasonic Corporation
Director Nagahiro Minato Vice President, Kyoto University
Director Juichi Yamagiwa President, Kyoto University
Auditor Kenji Nishida President, Nishida Accounting Offices (Certified Public Accountant)
Auditor Hiroshi Hikoso President, Hikoso & Takeuchi Law Offices (Attorney)

14 Directors, 2 Auditors (in Japanese alphabetical order, honorifics omitted)

Trustees

As of March 20, 2019

Executives Name Organization/Position
Trustee Fumiyo Anami Lecturer, Temple University, Japan Campus
Trustee Senko Ikenobo Headmaster Delegate, Ikenobo School of Ikebana
Trustee Hiroyuki Ishige Advisor, Japan External Trade Organization
Trustee Masayuki Inoue Chairman, Japan Educational Exchanges and Services
Trustee Hiroo Imura Honorary Chairman, Foundation for Biomedical Research and Innovation
Trustee Yoshio Utsumi Former Secretary General of ITU
Trustee Haruhiko Okura President and Representative Director, Gekkeikan Sake Co., Ltd.
Trustee Norikazu Okada Vice-Mayor of Kyoto City
Trustee Kazuo Ogura Advisor, Japan Foundation
Trustee Yasuo Kashihara Director and Executive Advisor, Bank of Kyoto
Trustee Osamu Saito Advisor, Kyoto Shimbun Holdings Co., Ltd.
Trustee Shinichi Sakai Director, Kyoto University Environment Preservation Research Center
Trustee Satoshi Seino Chairman, Japan National Tourism Organization
Trustee Masako Sen Chairman, Urasenke Tankokai Foundation
Trustee Ryuichi Teshima Chairman, Nippon Communications Foundation
Trustee Jitsuro Terashima Chairman, Japan Research Institute
Trustee Kazuwa Nakao Specially Appointed Professor, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine Medical Innovation Center
Trustee Shigehiko Hattori Advisor, Shimadzu Corporation
Trustee Shigeo Hirose Managing Director, Secretary General, Kansai Association of Corporate Executives
Trustee Yasushi Manago Attorney, Nishimura & Asahi
Trustee Nobuyuki Mikimachi Chairman, Omotesenke Domonkai Foundation
Trustee Akimasa Yamashita Vice-Governor of Kyoto Prefecture
Trustee Akihiko Yoshimura Advisor, Japan Real Estate Institute

23 Trustees (in Japanese alphabetical order, honorifics omitted)

Secretariat organizational chart

As of April 1, 2019

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