2007

Oct 20, 2007
School Amenity (Voi-x Publishing Co.,Ltd.)@V.23.1

The monthly School Amenity ran an article on Yamano Gakuen's "M Yamano Tower" facility, a building project managed by Index Consulting. The interview-style article discusses both the construction process through to its compretion as well as Index's indispensable role as project manager in fashioning the school's new business.
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Oct 18, 2007
The Building Estimation (BSIJ)@No.448

The gunique planningh section of the Building Surveyorfs Institute of Japanfs quarterly publication The Building Estimation features the Yamano Gakuen building project gMYamano Tower,h managed by Index Consultingfs construction project management division. The article introduces Index Consultingfs Construction Project Manager, without whom the new schoolfs business model could not have been realized, and outlines how that project generated new value for the institution.
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Aug. 23, 2007
World Business Satellite (TV Tokyo)

An episode of TV Tokyofs World Business Satellite devoted to gJapanfs Worth: Will the Bull Market Continue?h featured comments from Index Consulting C.E.O., Kimikazu Uemura, regarding the future direction of foreign investment funds investing in Japanfs real estate market.
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July 20, 2007
Press Release: June 15

The feature “The project” in vol. 48 of the magazine “Machi-dzukuri” (Zaidanhojin Kukaku Seiri sokushin kiko, publisher) showcased the “Yamano Gakuen MYamano Tower” project managed by Index Consulting. The article introduced the mechanism developed by Index Consulting that merges the new management style of the school/ rental apartment hybrid building, with an expanded site-usage profile only made possible by taking advantage of Tokyo’s integrated residential design system.
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May 16, 2007
Lecture, Waseda University

Kimikazu Uemura, CEO and president of Index Consulting, presented a lecture on “Project Management in the Field of Real Estate” aimed at the nearly 200 freshmen enrolled in the architecture department’s “Architecture and Society” program (School of Structural Science and Engineering).

April 9, 2007
World Business Satellite

The feature “Revealed! To Hold or Sell in the Era of Real-Estate Deflation” on TV Tokyo’s World Business Satellite showcased the “Yamano Gakuen MYamano Tower” project managed by Index Consulting. The feature discussed the mechanism developed by Index that will allow Yamano Gakuen to realize stabilized revenues by subletting rental apartments while concentrating on their primary area of business, the operations of its schools.

February 7, 2007
Nikkan Kensetsu Kogyo Shimbun

The Daily Engineering and Construction News (Nikkan Kensetsu Kogyo Shimbun) publicized the results of the first annual Japan Facility Management Promotion Association (JFMA) awards for Facility Management. Index Consulting was among the recipients of the JFMA’s highest award, the “National Facility Management Award for Office and Strategic FM Practices.” Index was awarded this honor in the area of Support Services, alongside Accenture, which received the award in the area of Strategic Facility Management.
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