Conferral of the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon upon Professor Rien T. Segers, professor emeritus and founder of the Center for Japanese Studies, Groningen University

November 5, 2019


On November 3, 2019, the Government of Japan announced the foreign recipients of the 2019 Autumn Conferment of Decorations.
Among them, Professor Rien T. Segers, professor emeritus of the University of Groningen, the founder and Managing Director emeritus of the Center for Japanese Studies at the University of Groningen, as well as professor emeritus of Asian Business Strategies at the International Business School of Hanze University of Applied Sciences, will receive “The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon” in recognition of his exceptional contribution to the promotion of academic exchanges and mutual understanding between Japan and the Netherlands.

 

The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon