TAF visited SocialTech Lab @ Kyushu University

[April 4 2017, Kyushu University, Fukuoka] The Telecom Advancement Foundation members visited SocialTech Lab on April 4th, 2017. Mr. Nakayama ( Director of TAF), Mr. Akibayashi, Mr. Nakagawa, Mr. Kawasaki were the visiting members from TAF. Professor Takuzo Osugi, Osaka University talked about Social Business and the need of ICT in providing healthcare and other  Read More »


SocialTech Lab is awarded 2M yen to train PHC healthcare workers by Telecom Advancement Foundation, Japan

[March 24, 2017 at Imperial Hotel, Tokyo] SocialTech Lab is awarded 2M yen to train PHC healthcare workers by Telecom Advancement Foundation (TAF), Japan. Mr. Nakayama (the director of TAF) handed over the award to Dr. Ashir Ahmed during the award ceremony held at Imperial Hotel in Tokyo on the 24th of March, 2017. Three  Read More »


SocialTech team attends Business University Forum in Chinzan Hotel, Tokyo

[Feb 23, 2017] Business University Forum (BUF) is a platform to provide a venue for business and academic leaders to meet and discuss various issues arising from economic development and social changes. To mark its 25th anniversary, BUF organized a symposium titled, “Toward Inclusive Society- Cultivating Talents in a Rapidly Changing Society”. Mr. Fuji Cho,  Read More »


SocialTech team attends YSBC-AP meeting in University of Tokyo

[Feb 22, 2017] SocialTech team members participated in the Yunus Social Business Center-Asia Pacific meeting in University of Tokyo. During that meeting other social business center from different countries like, Taiwan, Thailand also participated.


Dr. Ashir Ahmed speaks at the Social Business Japan Forum

[February 21, 2017] Dr. Ashir Ahmed shared his views on  “the role of academia” for social business and research activities in Kyushu University. He also demonstrated a new way of academia-industry-goverment-community to develop technologies considering the social needs.