Yuko Harayama rejoined in 2013 the Council for Science, Technology and Innovation (CSTI), Cabinet Office of Japan, as an Executive Member. She is the former Deputy Director of the Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). She is a Legion D’Honneur recipient (Chevalier). Previously, she was Professor in the Management Science and Technology Department at the Graduate School of Engineering of Tohoku University. Prior to joining Tohoku University, she was a Fellow at the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry in Japan. Dr Harayama holds a PhD in education sciences and a PhD in economics, both from the University of Geneva.
Yuko Harayama takes part in the "Pâtisserie with the Prof" sessions, come debate and enjoy a talk with her on 11 and 12 July at the ESOF Agora Square at 6:30 pm.