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Mayor of Kyoto, Mr. Kadokawa's Profile

Date of Birth : November 23, 1950
Thing he likes to do : To communicate and relate to people, to enjoy working
Favorite word : "Kyokan" (to share feelings and cooperate with others)
Family : Wife and 4 children (3 sons and 1 daughter)
Philosophy : To cherish everything with heart


  Academic Qualification  

  • March 1963:
    Graduated from the Kyoto City Tatsuike Elementary School

  • March 1966:
    Graduated from the Kyoto City Joson Junior High School

  • March 1969:
    Graduated from the Kyoto City Horikawa High School

  • March 1974:
    Graduated from the evening course of the Faculty of Law, Ritsumeikan University



  Work History  

  • April 1969:
    Started work in the office of the Kyoto City Board of Education

  • April 1996 to March 1999:
    Manager of the General Affairs Division, the office of the Kyoto City Board of Education

  • April 1999 to March 2001:
    Deputy Education Director, the office of the Kyoto City Board of Education

  • April 2001 to December 2007:
    Member of and Education Director of the Kyoto City Board of Education

  • From February 2008:
    The 26th Mayor of Kyoto (first term)

  • From February 2012:
    The 26th Mayor of Kyoto (second term)

  • From February 2016:
    The 26th Mayor of Kyoto (third term)



  Career as a Member of National Government Councils and Other Fields  

  • March 2015 to present:
    Member of the "Education Reformation Council" organized by the Cabinet of Japan

  • March 2015 to present:
    Temporary member of the Central Council for Education organized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

  • September 2015 to present:
    Advisor of the "Education Reformation"



  Other Career Experiences  

  • 1993 to present:
    Managing member of the 7th scout troop of Kyoto, Scout Association of Japan

  • February 2008 to present:
    Chairperson of the League of Historical Cities

  • March 2008 to present:
    Adviser of the Kyoto Chamber of Commerce and Industry

  • July 2008 to present:
    Adviser of the Kyoto UNESCO Association

  • April 2009 to present:
    Vice Chairperson of the Japan Designated City Association

  • October 2010 to present:
    Member of the management council of Kyoto University, the National University Corporation

  • June 2011 to present:
    Chairperson of the World Heritage Local Cooperation Association

  • July 2011 to present:
    Chairperson of the Japan Designated City Natural Energy Conference

  • May 2016 to present:
    Chairperson of the Kyoto Boy Scout Promotion Association





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