30 Nov 2012 Display and Debate: New Agendas for University Museums

UK-Japan Symposium

25 to 26 October 2012

Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, University of East Anglia

Full Report


Newsletter No.34 (Aug-Oct 2012) now available

The latest issue of JSPS London's newsletter (Japanese) is now available online.
To view the publication click here. High resolution version PDF(5.3MB).

To view standard display version click here. PDF(1.6MB)

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26 Nov 2012 Closure of Alumni and JBUK Registration Pages

Due to maintenance work on our database, the registration pages to join the UK-JSPS Alumni Association and the association for Japanese Researchers Based in the UK (JBUK) will be unavailable around 13:00 Tuesday 27th November. We apologize for any inconvenience in advance and thank you for your patience.

22 Nov 2012 Results of the JSPS 80th Anniversary Photo Competition

In the categories of "Research", "Arts and Culture" and "Travel" 2 entries have been selected for a prize and in the category of "Vintage" no selections for an award have been made. The winners and their photos are detailed below:

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16 Nov 2012 Pre departure Seminar and Alumni Evening

Pre departure Seminar and Alumni Evening on Tuesday 9th October 2012 (by invitation only)



Pre departure Seminar:

JSPS and Essential Information about its Programmes by Mr. Tomo Saito, Deputy Director, JSPS London

Research Experience in Japan by Professor Thomas Wirth, Cardiff University

RCUK Funding Opportunities for Research Visits to Japan by Dr. Sophie Laurie, Head of International, RCUK Strategy Unit

EPSRC Funding Opportunities and International Strategy by Dr. Edward Clarke, Senior Portfolio Manager, EPSRC 

The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation's Science Programmes to Japan by Mr. Jason James, Director General, Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation, London

Alumni Evening:

UK-JSPS Alumni Association Activites and JSPS 80th Anniversary Events in 2012 by Dr. Martyn Kingsbury (Imperial College London), Chair of the UK-JSPS Alumni Association

Writing and Publishing Primary Scientific Papers By Dr. Stella Hurtley, Senior editor, SCIENCE

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UK-Japan Symposium at Loughborough University


UK-Japan Energy Materials Conferences 2012

Venue: Sir Denis Rooke Building, Holywell Park, Loughborough University

Date: 16th to 19th October 2012

Supported by the JSPS London Symposium Scheme

Annoucement/ Programme/ Registration


02 Nov 2012 JSPS Summer Programme 2013

JSPS Summer Programme
Application Deadline: Tuesday 15th January 2013
Fellowship to take place during fixed period: 11 June to 21 August 2013 (now closed)

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