5th JSPS Club Meeting in Japan / October 7, 2016

Venue: JSPS Headquarters, Kojimachi Business Center Building 3F, 5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083

Event report in NvC 04/2016 (in German)

Program (113 KB)

14.00   Greetings
Prof. Dr. Heinrich Menkhaus
, Meiji University, Faculty and Graduate School of Law, Chair for German Law, Chairman of the JSPS-Club
Kazunori Higuchi (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Head Overseas Fellowship Division)

14.15   Assoc. Prof. PhD MA MA MEd Ryofu Pussel (Kyōto Bunkyō Junior College (Jōdo-shū), Life Design Department):
Holy Spaces and Hidden Deities: The Spectrum of Sacred in Contemporary Japan

14.45   Prof. Dr. Erik Bründermann (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology):
Exquisite Timing is Everything: ICT meets ART

15.15   Coffee Break

15.45   Prof. Dr. Olaf Karthaus (Chitose Institute of Science and Technology, Department of Applied Chemistry and Bioscience):
Biomimetics: Back to Nature is the Key to Back to the Future

16.15  Dr. MBA Gunnar Abelmann (Intelligence Manager at a world-leading Life Science Enterprise):
How to find a Job in the Japanese Industry

16.45   Farewell and Photo Session
Farewell to Honorary Member Kato Hisashi, former Director, International Program Department, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Laudatio by Heinrich Menkhaus

17.00   Sabine Ganter-Richter (Network for Science / Member of the Board of the JSPS Club):
Introduction to the 5th Science and Technology Basic Plan of Japan

17.30   Dr. Georg Rademacher (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology):
Optical Communication – Backbone of a Globalized World

18.30   Discussion about various topics of concern for the JSPS Club

19.15   Reception
Kanpai: Dr. Michael Kirschbaum (Head of Quality IC&D, Performance Materials, Merck)