LMAG-Tokyo Celebrates the Achievement Award
Naohisa Ohta, Vice Chair for IEEE Tokyo Section LMAG
IEEE LMAG Tokyo won the 2021 IEEE Life Members Affinity Group Achievement Award. It was given to the Affinity Group that performed the best activity in 2020 among all LMAGs of IEEE. The award ceremony was held on 10th December 2021, at Kikai-Shinko-Kaikan in Tokyo, in hybrid mode. There were 25 participants at the venue and 20 online. Yoshiaki Nakano, Chair for IEEE Tokyo Section delivered an opening remark and Scott Atkinson, Chair for IEEE LMC introduced the award online. Toshio Fukuda, Past President of IEEE, presented a plaque to Hajime Imai, Chair for IEEE LMAG Tokyo, and delivered a congratulatory speech. Deepak Mathur, R10 Director, and Rajendra Asthana, R10 LMC Chair, also congratulated LMAG Tokyo as online guests. After the ceremony, the award celebration party was held at a different location. The encouraging congratulatory messages from the attendees and the photos of LMAG Tokyo activities projected on the screen made it a pleasant and memorial event.