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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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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




Millennium Science Forum (09 Nov 2018)

Academic

Date:  Friday 9th November 2018

Venue: The British Embassy in Tokyo


The Millennium Science Froum is held annually at the Britain Embassy in Tokyo with distinguished Japanese and Britain speakers from the scientific community.
The Millennium Science Forum promotes the “*1 Sir Martin Wood Prize” which is awarded to a young researcher who has made an outstanding contribution in condensed matter science.


*1 Sir Martin Wood is the founder and Honorary President of Oxford Instruments plc, the scientific research equipment manufacturer that supports the prize.


Event Details



Posted on 14 March 2018




EPSRC-STFC-JSPS Symposium: Innovation in materials characterization: UK-Japan studies on energy-related materials using large-scale facilities

Academic

Date: Thursday 22 February 2018

Venue: Near the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus, Oxfordshire.


The purpose of this symposium is to bring together researchers in the UK and Japan working on characterisation of materials for energy applications and will provide a unique opportunity to:

• network with researchers in the UK and Japan working on characterisation of energy related materials and form new connections;

• hear about the cutting edge research enabled by synchrotron facilities in the UK and Japan; 

• engage with EPSRC, ISIS and JSPS on their current initiatives and activities enabling international collaboration in this area.

If you would like to attend, please complete the registration form at the following web link:

http://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/UKJSPS/

* The closing date for registration is Thursday 18 January 2018.

For enquiries please contact: PhysicalSciences@epsrc.ac.uk.



Posted on 23 February 2018




UK-Japan Symposium : Cell Competition in Development and Cancer

Academic

Date   :  14 February 2018

Venue: XLG1 Chemistry LT, Christopher Ingold Building, University College London 

For more information about the event programme and to register please visit the following web link:

www.uk-japan-cell-competition-sympos.site

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

Event Report



Posted on 15 February 2018