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UK-Japan Symposium on High Speed Rail  

Academic

Time and Date: 9:30 to 17:00, Friday 21st September 2018

Venue: Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education, School of Engineering, University of Birmingham

Attendance is free

For more information and to register, please take a look at the event announcement below:

Event Announcement 

This event is supported by the JSPS London Symposium and Seminar Scheme.


Posted on 21 June 2018




UK-Japan Symposium: SHITSUKAN approach to digital colour sensing: human colour vision for material quality

Academic

Date: 8th to 9th August 2018

Venue: School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Manchester

Attendance is free

For more information and to register, please take a look at the event announcement below:

Event Announcement 

This event is supported by the JSPS London Symposium and Seminar Scheme.


Posted on 13 June 2018




UK-Japan Symposium: Evaluating the Long-Term Effects of the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident

Academic

Date:  14th to 16th August 2018

Venue: School of Physics, University of Bristol

Attendance is free

For more information and to register, please take a look at the event poster below:

 Event Poster

This event is supported by the JSPS London Symposium and Seminar Scheme.


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JSPS-Royal Society Senior UK-Japan Symposium

Academic

Date: Thursday and Friday, 13 to 14 June 2018

*By Invitation Only*

This is a multidisciplinary meeting where presentations in the fields of regenerative medicine and materials for energy will be occurring in parallel. This event is designed to bring together mostly senior scientists and some outstanding early career researchers from the UK and Japan to encourage informal networking and discussion, and to explore opportunities for international and cross-disciplinary collaborations.

This symposium is supported by The World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI).


Posted on 11 June 2018




Noh Reimagined 2018 - SUBLIME ILLUSIONS -

Academic

A Two days festival exploring the surreal atristic elements of Noh in genre defying collaborations.

Date and Time : 29 - 30 JUN 2018

Venue : KINGS PLACE, LONDON (90 York Way, London, N1 9AG) 

 

Event Flyer / Press Release

JSPS supported the science sessions below.

Noh Reimagine  - Opening Talk (FRI 29 JUN 6pm) 

Talk and Presentation - Noh + Neuroscience Glimpsing the Invisible(SAT 30 JUN 4pm)

Two leading neuroscientists, Professor Semir Zeki and Professor Atsushi Iriki, will examine curious connections between the 650-year-old tradition of Noh and the mechanisms of our brain.


Posted on 30 May 2018




Cutting-edge Technologies for a Safe, Secure and Sustainable Future

Academic

Japan-UK 150th Meiji Restoration Anniversary Memorial Symposium

Date and Time: Friday, 22 June, 2018 

14:00 - 17:30 Symposium

17:30 - 19:30 Reception


Venue: Embassy of Japan in the UK (101-104 Piccadilly, London W1J 7Jt)

Registration: Please sign up for the event at the registration form from here.

In honor of the 150th anniversary of the Meiji Restoration which drove the modernization of Japan, the Symposium will look at latest technology trends in the place where young samurai from both Satsuma and Choshu domains once studied, with a view to solving global issues such as environmental problems and frequent large-scale disasters.

The event flyer : in English / in Japanese.

This event is supported by JSPS.


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Japan Information Day 2018

Non-academic

Date and Time: 13:00 to 16:30, Thursday 24th May, 2018

Venue: Embassy of Japan, 101-104 Piccadilly, London 

Event Flyer

Presentation "Research opportunities with Japan" by JSPS London

This event ia supported by JSPS London


Posted on 29 May 2018




JSPS Programme Information Event at Newcastle University

Non-academic

Date : Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Time : 10:45 - 12:00

Venue : Room G05, Percy Building 


Posted on 09 May 2018




JSPS/RSE Symposium: Organic Optoelectronics: Lighting Up the Future

Academic

Date: Thursday 3 May 2018

Time: Symposium 9:00 – 17:40, Networking receptiom 17:40 - 18:40

Venue :The Royal Society of Edinburgh , 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PQ


Japan Society for Promotion of Science and The RSE will be holding a joint symposium and networking reception.

The aim of the meeting is to bring together leading experts from Japan and Scotland to discuss the current research landscape of organic optoelectronics and its applications. This symposium will also provide the opportunity to engage with RSE and JSPS on their current initiatives and activities enabling international collaboration in this area.

The symposium will be jointly chaired by Professor Ifor Samuel FRSE, School of Physics and Astronomy, University of St Andrews and Professor Chihaya Adachi, Centre for Organic Photonics and Electronics Research, Kyushu University.

Event Details

Event Report 


Posted on 24 April 2018




JSPS London Pre Departure Seminar and Alumni Evening

Non-academic

Friday 27th April 2018, JSPS London offices (by invitation only)

Event Programme 

Event Report 

Pre Departure Preparations 

By Ms Chika Itoi, Deputy Director, JSPS London 

JSPS Summer Programme 2018 

By Mr Ryo Satomura, International Programme Associate, JSPS London

A JSPS Research Fellow's Experiences in Japan 

By Mr Neil Fuller, University of Portsmouth 

Activities of the UK and RoI JSPS Alumni Association 

By Dr John Fossey, University of Birmingham 


Posted on 20 April 2018