Kei Yamashita (Hitachi) – Ecma International President – receives Ecma Award of Appreciation
Geneva, 12 January 2018
Mr. Kei Yamashita passing 2015-2017 President of Ecma International received on December 6, 2017 at the 114th Ecma General Assembly in Tokyo an “Ecma Award of Appreciation” for his valuable contributions to Ecma and for his long services in various categories of Ecma leadership functions.
Dr. Istvan Sebestyen – Secretary General of Ecma International - put forward the nomination from the ExeCom to the Ecma General Assembly and gave an account of Mr. Yamashita’s major contributions to Ecma, in several Ecma TCs and also in the Ecma Management, as Chairs of Ecma TC31 and TC51, Executive Committee member, Ecma Treasurer, Ecma Vice President and finally as Ecma President.
The Ecma GA - as expression of their thanks - awarded Mr. Kei Yamashita President, TC31 and TC51 Chair for his outstanding contributions - over many, many years - to Ecma International.
Mr. Kei Yamashita (left) receives the Ecma Award of Appreciation from the Ecma Secretary General, Dr. Istvan Sebestyen (right).