Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40 Page 41 Page 42 Page 43 Page 44 Page 45 Page 46 Page 47 Page 48 Page 49 Page 50 Page 51 Page 52 Page 53 Page 54 Page 55 Page 56 Page 57 Page 58 Page 59 Page 60 Page 61 Page 62Section Reports JAPAN 2015 Winter Scientiic Meeting he ICD Japanese Section Winter Academic Meeting was performed at Kudan Hall of Nippon Dental University in Tokyo. Following on from the previous year, this year’s theme was entitled: “Urgent Proposal; Dreaming of the Future of Dentistry”. Dr. Takuo Ishii, the Vice President at Tokyo Dental College, is a coordinator for this academic meeting. Lectures were given by the following: Professor Morioki Fujitani of Aichi-Gakuin University School of Dentistry; Dr. Toshiro Sugai, a Clinical Professor of Tokyo Medical and Dental University; and Professor Kazuhiko Suese of Osaka Dental University. 2016 Annual Meeting and Induction Ceremony he 2016 Annual Meeting and Induction Ceremony was held at the Nagoya Tokyu Hotel on May 21, 2016. Ater having inished the election and authentication of new oicials at the general meeting, four oicials and a president were chosen. he establishment of an ad hoc committee was also decided for the ICD’s 100th Anniversary International Meeting. According to the business plan, the meeting is expected to be held by the Japanese Section in 2020. Eleven new Fellows were recognized at the Induction Ceremony and a key, an outline and badge were handed over. As an added attraction at the event, a Tahitian dance show was performed by Tema Lama Tahiti, which resulted in a hugely enjoyable social gathering. Finally, the ceremony for the changing of the President was performed. he chain was taken by Dr. Tadashi Mizutani following on from former President Dr. Kikuo Kobayashi. 2016 Convocation album. Waking-up to the Nobel Prize his special lecture entitled “Waking- up to the Awarding of the Nobel Prize” was given by Professor Toshihide Masukawa, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics. he lecture was delivered to an enthralled audience, and the atmosphere was fantastic. Professor Masukawa stated, “As you grow up carrying your hopes and dreams, take risks and grow your knowledge,” during his inal inspiring message to children. Prof.Toshihide Masukawa CHANGING CEREMONY Former Section President Dr. Kikuo Kobayashi passes over the presidential chain to new SectionVII President Dr.Tadashi Mizutani during the 2016 Induction. From the Editor Noriaki Kagami he journal of the 2016 ICD Japan Section has been published including academic essays. We also published a report about Dr. Tsurukichi Okumura (Dec.10.1881-Feb.4.1959), who was one of the founders of the ICD. It records his great achievements in ICD history with personal records from his family members. Download the 2016 Journal of ICD Section VII, in Japanese. ANNUAL MEETING AND INDUCTION SectionVII oficers and new Fellows, as well as College President Phillip Dowell and wife Dr. Sheila Dowell, come together at the 2016 Annual Meeting and Induction Ceremony. T H E G LO B E • 2 0 1 7 Journal of the International College of Dentists 43 T H E G LO B E • 2 0 1 7