15th Members Invite Members: November 13, 2021

Invitation of our member Dr. Thomas Spaniol

Venue:RWTH Aachen University / online via ZOOM
Date and time: 09:30–12:00 CET / 17:30–20:00 JST



Program (160 KB)

Saturday, November 13, 2021

Time is given in Central European Time (CET), Japan Standard Time (JST) is +8 hours.

09:30   Welcome
            Prof. Dr. Heinrich Menkhaus (Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.)
            Rector Prof. Dr. Ulrich Rüdiger (RWTH Aachen University)
            Consul General Kiminori Iwama (Consulate General of Japan in Düsseldorf)
            Lord Mayor Sibylle Keupen (City of Aachen)

09:50   Prof. Dr. Jun Okuda (Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, RWTH):
            Strategic Partnerships with Japan

10:20   Prof. Dr. Sven Ingebrandt (Institute of Materials in Electrical Engineering, RWTH),
            Tazuya Mizukoshi (Tokyo Tech ANNEX Aachen):
            Cooperation between RWTH and Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech)

10:45   Melanie Ostfeld (RWTH International Academy),
            Prof. Dr. Jochen Büchs (AVT-Biochemical Engineering):
            Keio Summer School – German Engineering, Language & Culture

11:05   Frank Leisten (Aachener Gesellschaft für Innovation und Technologietransfer mbH, AGIT):
            The Aachen Region as a location for research and investment activities

11:35   Rafael Gries (DENSO AUTOMOTIVE Deutschland GmbH):
            Japanese innovation made in Germany: DENSO’s approach to electrify the future mobility

12:00   Prof. Dr. Masahiko Hayashi (JSPS Bonn Office):
            Closing remarks
            Invitation to discussions in small groups (online)