24 Jul 2017 Stem Cells and the Eye
2-3 November 2017, Cardiff University
This event is supported by the JSPS London Symposium and Seminar Scheme
12 Jul 2017 25 July/ Natsume Soseki versus William Shakespeare (an open lecture)
UCL-Japan Youth Challenge Committee
Natsume Soseki versus William Shakespeare (an open lecture)
Date, Time and Venue:
Tuesday 25th July 2017
16:00-17:30 Soseki Public Lecture
"Natsume Soseki versus William Shakespeare: Two Heavyweights of World Literature"
Speaker: Dr. Damian Flanagan
Venue: the Gustave Tuck LT, 2nd Floor, South Junction, Wilkins Building, Gower Street WC1E 6BT
-Library exhibition on Japan-UCL interaction
-Presentation by Matsuyama Higashi High School students
-Herb tea demonstration etc.
Venue: North Cloister, Wilkins Building, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT
Registration: Please register on the event website.
Participation fee: free
CLAIR, Embassy of Japan in the UK, Japan Foundation, Iwanami Shoten, Publishers, Matsuyama city, Matsuyama Higashi High School, UCL, UCL-Japan Youth Challenge Committee, UK Japan Institute
Mitoco Kawachi Corporation, UCL Global Engagement Office
Please contact Dr. Yasu Takeuchi at UCL-Japan Youth Challenge Committee on firstname.lastname@example.org
The event flyer is available here.
11 Jul 2017 28 July/ UK-Japan Social Entrepreneurship Symposium – Memory of Tomoatsu Godai
UCL-Japan Youth Challenge Committee
UK-Japan Social Entrepreneurship Symposium – Memory of Tomoatsu Godai
How to Improve Our Society through New Businesses Creation? – Memory of Tomoatsu Godai
The symposium will start with a keynote lecture by Prof. Nick Tyler (UCL Transport Institute), which will be followed by 8 talks about social entrepreneurship from academic, political, economical and entrepreneurs' point of view, as well as supporting structures.
Following the symposium, UCL-Osaka reception will be held in UCL North Cloisters (one-minute walk from the symposium venue).
Friday, 28 July 2017
Symposium: 13:00 - 17:00
Reception: 18:00 - 20:00
UCL Cruciform Building
Prof. Nick Tyler (Chadwick Chair of Civil Engineering, UCL Transport Institute)
Mr. Tadahiko Yanai (Manager for Innovation, Economic Strategy Bureau, Osaka City Government)
Prof. Toshiya Hoshino (Osaka University, Japan)
Ms Milimer Morgado (Young Entrepreneur)
Mr Soto Yamauchi (Young Entrepreneur, Walt, Inc.)
Ms Tomoko Watanabe (Urban Innovation Institute, Japan)
Ms Yuliana Topalzy and Ms Anna Sexton (UCL Entrepreneurship)
Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation
Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR), Japan
Japan Society of the Promotion of Science
Embassy of Japan
UCL Grand Challenges
For more information and signing up for the event:
Ryo Torii (email@example.com)
This event flyer is available here.
07 Jul 2017 Tenkō in Trans-war Japan: Politics, Culture, History. An international workshop
Tenkō in Trans-war Japan: Politics, Culture, History. An international workshop
Date: 30 June-02 July 2017
Venue: Hinsley Hall, 62 Headingley Lane, Leeds LS6 2BX
For more information, please visit the event website.
This event is supported by the JSPS London Seminar and Symposium Scheme.
JSPS Programme Information Event at Queen Mary University of London
Time and Date of Event: 15:00 - 16:00, Monday 10th July, 2017
Venue: Graduate Centre 2.01, Mile End Campus
06 Jul 2017 JSPS Programme Information Event at Harper Adams University
Time and Date of Event: 11:00 - 12:55, Friday 14th July, 2017
Venue: Building M30
JSPS Programme Information Event at the University of Birmingham
Time and Date of Event: 14:00 - 16:15, Thursday 13th July, 2017
Venue: Room 121 Muirhead Tower
04 Jul 2017 JSPS Programme Information Event at University of East Anglia
Time and Date of Event: 12:00 -13:00, Wednesday 5th July, 2017
Venue: Room 1.04 of the Queen’s Building, University of East Anglia