- Mitsuya Okano
- Morey Matsumoto
- Mrs. Michiko Ariga
- Shozo Saotome
- Toshio Kobayashi
- Toshio Fujimoto
- Koichi Ono
- Keishi Namikawa
- Akira Mifune
- Yoshiro Takahashi
- Masashige Ohba
- Hisanori Tanaka
- Gen Iseki
- Kazunori Yamagami
- Masataka Hashimoto
- Chikao Fukuda
- Kenichi Nakano
- Kiyohide Okamoto
- Masau Takayanagi
- Jyunichi Yamazaki
- Katsumi Harashima
- Ichiro Nakatomi
Brief History of LES JAPAN
- Patent Licensing Study Group as a nucleus of LES Japan was established with 8 members in July.
- LES Japan is founded as an authorized body with 14 members on July 1. International LES Conference Tokyo '72, September 26 & 27.
- LES Japan joins LES International at its establishment.
- LES International Symposium Tokyo '75, May 12-14.
Membership passed the 100 mark.
- Mr. M. Okano was elected as the President of LES International.
LES International Symposium Tokyo '77, November 14-16.
- LES Japan Summer Symposium was started near Mt. Fuji.
- 10th Anniversary of LES Japan & 5th Summer Symposium in Karuizawa.
- International Delegates Meeting and LES International Seminar, November 6-8.
- Mrs. M. Ariga was elected as the President of LES International.
LES International Conference & Delegates Meeting '85, May 29 & 30.
Membership passed the 200 mark.
- 1987 15th Anniversary Summer Symposium inKiso-Fukushima.
- Mrs. M. Ariga received the Gold Medal from LESI.
- 1991 Membership passed the 300 mark.
- Dr. A. Mifune was the President of LES International.
LESI Expanded Executive Committee Meeting, Tokyo, January 24-26.
20th Anniversary Summer Symposium inNagasaki.
- Membership passed the 400 mark.
- "Winds from Japan," an English LESJ newsletter, started.
- Joint Symposium in Xian, China (June).
25th Anniversary Summer Symposium at Hakodate-Ohnuma, Hokkaido.
- Organization Committee for 2002 Osaka Conference started.
- Membership passed the 500 mark.
Joint Symposium in Malaysia (June).
- Membership was 544 at the end of June.
- LESI International Conference was held April in Osaka. About 700 participants representing 47 countries and including 257 from Japan.
- Dr. Akira Mifune received the Gold Medal from LESI in Oslo. The Train the Trainer Session was held December in Tokyo. Membership marked 600 by the year end.
- Mr. C. Fukuda was elected as the President of LES International.