Mr. Koji Soma Plenary

10:30 - 11:00 Main Plenary Hall B302

Plenary presentation by Mr. Koji Soma, Chairman, Kobe Peace Research Institute (remarks Marie Rose Ishiguro)


Koji Soma

Honorary Professor

Republic of Moldova State Pedagogical University

Ph.D. Philosophy

Academy of Orthodox Theology of Moldova


●Publications Date of birth Oct.6, 1951

・Ancient gods of Japan Spring from the God of Israel

~Footprints of Ancient Israel all around the World~

・Japanese Culture: derived from the Bible

・The Four Main Ancient Civilizations Spring from the God of Israel

・The Traces of Jews In Ancient Japan ―Evidence Based Research(in Japanese, English, Polish)

【Editorial supervision】

  • In The Footsteps of The Lost Ten Tribes (Japanese version) Author Dr. Avigdor Shachan
  • (All KPRI publications are kept on record by Israeli Foreign Ministry at Israeli National Library)

●Official position

・Chairman and Founder Sunbuilder Co., Japan ・Member of Kobe Municipal Art and Culture Committee

・Chairman and Founder -Kobe Peace Research Institute (NPO) ・Counselor-Tokyo Christian University

・Executive Board Member-Kobe City Tennis Association ・Ex-chairman-Japan C.B.M.C

・Kobe Junior Chamber International Senator Member

・Former National Board member-Gideon’s International Japan


●Lecture record

2010.10.9 International Research Center for Japanese Studies

(National highest authority organization in Japan)

2011.9.30 VIP Lecture meeting Tokyo Univ.

2012.1.11 VIP Joint lecture meeting, Keio Univ., Waseda Univ.

2012.4.2 Lecture for teachers Tokyo Christian Univ.

2012.10.11 Seikei Univ. (Science, Humanities), etc

2014.10 Chisinau “Ion Creanga” State Pedagogical Univ. in Moldova

2015.10 The Bronislaw Markiewicz State School of Technology and Economics in Jaroslaw (Poland)

2016.3.26 Joint Lecture Dr. Avigdor Shachan (Keio Plaza Hotel)

2016.5.29 Joint Lecture Prof. Ben-Ami Shillony (Kobe Art-center)

2016.9 The University of Georgia, Tbilisi

2017.3 Mount Kenya University(Department of Law), Management University of Africa, Nairobi

Mount Kenya University in Rwanda

2017.8.3,4 The Religious Summit Meeting on Mt. Hiei (Hieisan), Kyoto, Japan

Future Plans: 2017.11.6 Hebrew Univ. of Jerusalem

(Support of Japan National Tourism Organization and Ministry of Tourism in Israel)

2018 Harvard University, University of North Carolina


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email: soma@sunbuilder.jp