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EURAXESS Japan Tour 2018: A Seminar on Research Cooperation and Researcher Mobility between Europe and Japan


Date: Monday, September 3, 2018, 14:00 – 17:00 (individual consultations from 17:00 to 18:30 upon pre-registration)
Venue: TOKYO ELECTRON House of Creativity 3F, Lecture Theater, Katahira Campus, Tohoku University [Access]
*This seminar will be given in Japanese.

Organized by
Supported by
Tohoku Forum for Creativity, Organization for Research Promotion, Tohoku University


Tadahiro Hayasaka (Tohoku University)
Tom Kuczynski (Delegation of the EU to Japan)
Matthieu Py (EURAXESS Japan)
Koki Takanashi (Tohoku University)
Naomichi Yamada (NCP Japan)
Masahiro Yamaguchi (Tohoku University)

Time Schedule  [Sep. 06, 2018 Updated]

14:00 – 14:10
Tadahiro Hayasaka (Director, Tohoku Forum for Creativity, Tohoku University)
Welcome address & remarks
14:10 – 14:25
Matthieu Py (EURAXESS Japan)
The importance of internationalization for Japanese research institutions, research teams, and individuals
14:25 – 14:40
Masahiro Yamaguchi (Tohoku University)
International research projects and mobility with Europe at Tohoku University  Slides
What, How & When? EU's flagship funding program H2020 and beyond: ramp up your career and projects through Europe-Japan cooperation and mobility
14:40 – 15:05
Tom Kuczynski (Delegation of the EU to Japan)
Introduction to Horizon 2020  Slides
15:05 – 15:30
Naomichi Yamada (NCP Japan)
Horizon 2020 from the Japanese perspective; focus on MSCA RISE and possible matching funds  Slides
15:30 – 15:35
Short break
15:35 – 16:20
Matthieu Py (EURAXESS Japan)
Europe's programs for young & individual researchers and EURAXESS services for Japan  Slides
Experience feedback from Tohoku University researchers
16:20 – 16:50
Koki Takanashi (Tohoku University)
Mobility and research cooperation experience feedback  Slides
17:00 – 18:30
Individual consultations with pre-registered researchers

Poster: Download [PDF]  [Jul. 18, 2018 Updated]




EURAXESS Japan (japan.euraxess.org)
Special training event in Tokyo and Osaka about EU grant writing, 9-12 July (bit.do/GIP2018Japan)
Previous events at Tohoku University (EURAXESS Share Tohoku 2016)


For query and pre-registration for individual consultations, please contact
info_tfc*grp.tohoku.ac.jp (change * to @)