EXPERT IN COMMUNICATION IN JAPAN
After graduating from Nihon University in Tokyo, in Pedagogy and Linguistics in 1981, Michiko started a career in teaching Japanese as a foreign language. In 1991 she moved to Belgium and continued teaching Japanese culture and Japanese as a foreign language at the University of Liège (ULg). Since 2003 she has taught at ICHEC Business School as well as the European Commission and the Institut Libre Marie Haps in Brussels. Michiko is the vice-president of the Belgian Nihongo-Kyoshi Kai, the Belgian Association of Japanese Language Teachers.