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TANAKA Norio

TANAKA Norio

Title
Advisor
Languages
Japanese (native)/English
Telephone Number
+81-3-3214-6310

Career Summary

August 1945
Born in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan
June 1969
Received his LL.B. from the University of Tokyo
July 1969
Entered the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
September 1980
Deputy Counselor, Cabinet Secretariat (Prime Minister of Japan and His Cabinet)
April 1983
Appointed as a Consul of the Consulate General of Japan in Sydney (in charge of economy)
August 1987
Appointed as a Division Manager of the Commerce, the Industry and Labor Division in Toyama
July 1990
Appointed as a Director of the Personnel Division of the Japan Patent Office (a member of the Patent Attorney Examination and Disciplinary Committee)
July 1994
Appointed as a Minister of the Japanese Embassy in the U.S.A (in charge of economy)
June 1996
Appointed as a Director-General of the Nuclear Safety Bureau, the Science and Technology Agency
June 1998
Appointed as a Director-General of the Science and Technology Promotion Bureau, the Science and Technology Agency
July 1999
Retired from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Appointed as a Director of the Shoko Chukin Bank, Ltd. (in charge of general affairs)
July 2001
Appointed as an Executive Officer of Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. (President of the Kansai Branch, etc.)
February 2007
Registered as a Japanese attorney and joined Iwata Godo
April 2009
Appointed as an Administrative Director of the Nippon Intellectual Property Translation Association (NIPTA).
July 2011
Appointed as a Vice Deputy Chairman and Executive Director of Japan Leasing Association.
June 2013
Appointed as an Outside Board Member of Nagano Keiki Co., Ltd.

Message

My specialty areas include the Intellectual Property Rights, the science and technology, environment and energy (in particular nuclear energy, etc.), and crisis management, etc., and I would like to contribute to the society by making best use of my experiences that I have gained from the above careers and from being a guest professor at Kobe University and Tokyo University of Science.

List of Main Publications

≪Japanese≫
・A Way to the Future of Nuclear Power (ENERGY for the FUTURE, 2016, No.3)
・“Be revitalized for Japan, Kansai” (“Taiyo Kikaku Shuppansya, 2005)

Lectures, Seminars and Conferences

  • 2013.08

    We held a TPP (Trans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement) seminar inviting Mr. Eric C Emerson; Partner of Washington DC based Steptoe & Johnson LLP, and Ms. Kabashima Hiromi Associate Professor of Yokohama National International Graduate School of Social Sciences and having Tanaka Norio; Advisor of our office as a panelist at a conference room in Marunouchi Building.

    Speaker: TANAKA Norio