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Report of the 10th Kisoi Motohiro Award Presenting Ceremony
We, International Rescue System Institute held the 10th Kisoi Motohiro
Award Presenting Ceremony on 23th January 2015 in Kobe.
The winner of the academic achievement is Dr. Masashi Konyo who is an assosiate
professor of Tohoku University and Dr.Takanori Fukao who is an assosiate
professor of Kobe University. And the winner of the technological achievement
is Satoshi Okada who is chief scientist of Hitachi Ltd
(PHOTO: Winners and Selection Committee Members, Ms. Emiko Kisoi)
Dr. Konyo won the award for his efforts, "Research and development
on Fundamental and applied technology of active scope camera". Dr.Fukao
won the award for his effors, " A study on the information collection
airship robot system". And Mr. Okada won the award for his efforts,
"Research and development of the H-I-shaped change robot to achieve
a bi-function of the narrow portion entry and stable index in harsh real
20 years have passed since the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake,and 10 year
have passed Kisoi Motohiro Award founded. So, this year is the milestone
year, we has established a Medical department Achievement Award and the
Psychology department Achievement Award, in addition to academic Achievement
Award and Technology Achievement Award.
The winner of the medical achievement is Dr. Hisayoshi Kondo who is an assistant manager of DMAT Secretariat and who is training and development general manager of National Hospital Organization Disaster Medical Center. And the winner of the Psychology achievement is Kobun Wakashima who is asoosiate professor of Tohoku University.
And we also honored Mr. Toshi Takamori, professor emeritus at the Univ.of
Kobe with the special award for a great deal to contribute on the originator
and development of the Rescue Engineering and many years of the achievements
on the practical use of rescue robot.
Dr. Konyo was given the commendation certificate,extra prize JPY300,000.
Dr.Fukao and Mr.Okada were given the commendation certificate,extra prize
JPY150,000. And they were memorial trophy given by the members of the selection
committee. The trophies were produced by the Art Grass Club who have sympathy
for this award.
Dr.Kondo and Dr.Wakashima were given the commendation certificate, extra
prize JPY300,000, and a memorial plate.
And Dr. Takamori was given the commendation certificate, extra prize JPY50,000, and a memorial plate.
And also, three winners of the award for encouragement were introduced.
Winners of academic, technological, medical and psychological achievement
delivered lectures about subjects of their study or development.
Winner of special prize (Achievement Awad) delivered lectures about his
subjects of their study or development at the Symposium $B!H(BPresent and future of disaster response system$B!I(B .
(PHOTO: Lecuture by Award Winners)
All winners received generous applause from attendance with celebration
The Program of The Ceremony(J)(PDF)
The Introduction of the Winners(J)(PDF)
The Introduction of Trophy Designer(J)(PDF)