Prestigious opening of Visual Voltage at Miraikan, Tokyo

25 October, 2010 - 08:22

See more pictures from the opening below! About one hundred invited guests and media attended the official opening of the Visual Voltage exhibition at Miraikan in Tokyo in the evening of October 20. The exhibition was inaugurated by Mr. Mamoru Mohri, Chief Executive Director of The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan), and Mr. Stefan Noreén, Ambassador of Sweden in Tokyo. Interactive Institute’s Magnus Jonsson and Sara Backlund gave a talk at Mirakan in connection to the inauguration, as well as a seminar at the Swedish Embassy the day after the opening, with invited guests from Japanese industry and academy.The exhibition opened for the public October 21 and will be on display at Miraikan until November 15.

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The inauguration speeches by the Director of Miraikan and the Ambassador of Sweden. Photo: Interactive Insitute.

Interactive Institute's Magnus Jonsson and Sara Backlund presenting at Miraikan. Photo: Interactive Insitute.

Mr. Stefan Noreén, Ambassador of Sweden in Tokyo, and Sara Backlund, Head of Marketing & Communications at the Interactive Institute, are discussing the Energy AWARE Clock. Photo: Interactive Insitute.

Mr. Kaj Reinius, Counsellor at the Embassy of Sweden Tokyo. Photo: Anders Karlsson.

Birgitta Tennander, the Swedish Institute, and Nahoko Ando, Miraikan. Photo: Anders Karlsson.

The Ambassador of Sweden presents Magnus Jonsson and Sara Backlund at the seminar at the Swedish Embassy the following day. Photo (final five images): Interactive Insitute

Top image photo: Anders Karlsson.