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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.

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Posted on 12 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.


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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.

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Posted on 15 February 2018




JSPS - Academy of Medical Sciences Collaborative Symposium: Medical Imaging and Artificial Intelligence

Academic

Date: Tuesday 23rd Janaury 2018

Symposium: 09:00 - 16:00, The Academy of Medical Sciences, London

Reception: 18:00 - 20:00, The Embassy of Japan in the UK, London 

This one-day symposium was jointly organised by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and the Academy of Medical Sciences. 

The aim of the meeting was to bring together leading experts from Japan and the UK to discuss the current research landscape of medical imaging and the contributions of artificial intelligence to this field. The meeting also provided an opportunity to reflect on the regulatory and ethical considerations needed to support the effective and impactful adoption of such technologies. 

The symposium was followed by a reception to discuss funding opportunities and ways to facilitate greater contact and collaboration between the UK and Japan. We are very grateful to the Japanese Embassy for hosting this reception.

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Posted on 26 January 2018




LSHTM & Nagasaki University: partnership successes and opportunities

Academic

Date: Monday 11 December 2017
Time: 14:30 - 16:30
Venue: Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
Room: Manson Lecture Theatre
Registration is required. Please sign up for the event at the follwing website:

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Posted on 04 December 2017




UK-Japan Collaboration seminar “Social Innovation in an Aging Population & Diversifying Society”

Academic

Date:       Friday, 10 November 2017

Time:      15:00 – 16:55 *Followed by reception

Venue:    DLT Lecture Theatre, Ground floor, SOAS, University of London, Russell Square, London

Presented by:   Ritsumeikan (Ritsumeikan University; Programme for Cultivation of Innovation Architect & Ritsumeikan UK Office)

Supported by:   Embassy of Japan in the U.K., SOAS Japan Research Centre, JSPS & JSC

Sponsored by:  AY 2016 Private University Research Branding Project(Ritsumeikan)


Timetable

 

14:30   Doors open

15:00   Opening address

15:05   Keynote speech (~15:55)

16:00   Presentation 1 – 3 (15 minutes/presentation including a short interval)

16:55   Closing, followed by reception in the room G3, next to DLT Lecture Theatre

 

Registration & contact

 

This seminar is in English and free but registration is essential.  Please register at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/uk-japan-collaboration-seminar-in-november-2017-social-innovation-in-an-aging-population-tickets-39013099230 by 01 November, 2017.  If you have any queries, please send an email to; london@st.ritsumei.ac.jp


The event flyer is available here.

This event is supported by JSPS.



Posted on 23 October 2017




Ninagawa Shakespeare: A Memorial Symposium

Academic

Date and Time:

Friday 6th October 2017

14:00-15:45 Symposium 
16:00-17:00 Reception


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

Registration: Please sign up for the event at the registration form by 18 Aug.

Upon confirmation of your registration, your details will be provided to the Embassy of Japan, and the Embassy will send you an invitation email several weeks before the symposium. Please note that, for security reasons, you will be required to show the invitation email when entering the venue. There will be a reception (about 1 hour) after the symposium, to which you are also invited. 

The event flyer is available here.

This event is supported by JSPS.



Posted on 17 August 2017




UK-Japan Symposium : Magnonics 2017

Academic

7-10 August 2017, Magdalen College, Oxford

For more details and to register, please go to the following link:

https://magnonics2017.com/program/

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

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Posted on 02 August 2017




2017 Portsmouth Translation Conference: Translation and Disruption- Global and Local Perspectives

Academic

Date   : 3-4 November 2017

Venue : Portsmouth University 

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



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