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FRIS-TFC Joint Symposium on “Weaving Your Network, Weaving The Academic Ecosystem”

*The Symposium was given in Japanese.

Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Venue: TOKYO ELECTRON House of Creativity 3F, Lecture Theater, Katahira Campus, Tohoku University [Access]
Website: FRIS Web site
*This website is written in japanese.

Hosted by
・Frontier Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences, Tohoku University
・Tohoku Forum for Creativity, Organization for Research Promotion, Tohoku University
Co-hosted by
・Division for Interdisciplinary Advanced Research and Education of Institute for Promoting Graduate Degree Programs
・Comprehensive Cooperative System for Fostering Researchers with Doctoral Degrees


Yui Arimatsu (UNESCO)
Irene Lin (Goertek Technology Japan)
Hideki Ohira (Nagoya University)
Yuzuru Sato (Hokkaido University)
Toshiyuki Tabata (Laser Systems and Solutions of Europe (LASSE))
Kenji Toma (Tohoku University)

Time Schedule

1st session: Skills for networking in the academia
9:30 – 9:35
Opening remarks
Tadahiro Hayasaka (Tohoku Forum for Creativity Director, Tohoku University Executive Vice President (for research))
9:35 – 10:25
Keynote Lecture 1
Yuzuru Sato (Hokkaido University)
10:25 – 11:15
Keynote Lecture 2
Hideki Ohira (Nagoya University)
11:15 – 12:05
Keynote Lecture 3
Kenji Toma (Tohoku University)
12:05 – 13:35
Lunch break
2nd session: Networking with the outside of the academia
13:35 – 14:15
Lecture 1
Toshiyuki Tabata(Laser Systems and Solutions of Europe (LASSE))
14:15 – 14:55
Lecture 2
Yui Arimatsu (UNESCO)
14:55 – 15:35
Lecture 3
Irene Lin (Goertek Technology Japan)
15:35 – 15:50
Coffee break
15:50 – 17:20
Panel Session
17:30 –
Closing remarks
18:00 –

Poster: Download [PDF]


Keiichi Hashimoto
Email: k-hashi*tohoku.ac.jp (change * to @)