History of Ikeda Research Institute for Soka Education (IRISE)
|February 15, 1996||
Reference room of Soka Education was established.
Committee on data collection was established.
|November 18, 1998||Committee on the Establishment of Soka Education Research Center was established.|
|June 21, 2000||Preparatory Committee on Soka Education Research Center was established.|
|November 16, 2000||Soka Education Research Center was established commemorating the 30th Anniversary of Soka University.|
|April 2, 2006||Soka Education Research Institute was established.
The Center for Ikeda Studies was established.
Koichi Kandachi inaugurated as first director of Soka Education Research Institute.
|February 20,2007||Academic exchange agreement signed with the Center for Dewey Studies at Southern Illinois University (Carbondale, Illinois, U.S.).|
|April 2, 2007||The Japan branch of the Center for Dewey Studies was established.|
|July 1, 2008||“Soka University 50 year history” room was established.|
|April 1, 2016||Junichi Kanzaka inaugurated as director of the Soka Education Research Institute.|
|May 28, 2019||Academic exchange agreement signed with the Institute for Daisaku Ikeda Studies in Education at DePaul University (Chicago, Illinois, U.S.).|
|April 1, 2020||Ikeda Research Institute for Soka Education (IRISE) was established.|