2024: Workshop on the Horizon Europe Opportunities in Japan

Topic: Workshop on the Horizon Europe Opportunities in Japan
Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024, from 1 PM to 5 PM
Venue: Europe House in Tokyo, 4-6-28 Minami-Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0047

Sciencescope – the Association for French-speaking students and researchers in Japan, Ace Japón – Asociación de Científicos Españoles en Japón, the Association of Italian Researchers in Japan (AIRJ), and the German JSPS Alumni Association, are pleased to invite you to a Workshop on the Horizon Europe Opportunities in Japan, organized with the support of the Diplomatic Service of the European Union.

The event will take place at Europe House in Tokyo on Saturday, April 20, 2024, from 1 PM to 5 PM. It will take place face-to-face only.


Doors open at 12:30.

Time (JST) Sections and Speakers 
13:00Opening Remarks
Ambassador of the European Delegation in Japan, H.E. Jean-Enrique Paquet
13:20First Session: Introduction to Horizon-Europe and Opportunities in Japan
  • Gijs Berends, First Counsellor, Head of Science, Innovation, Digital and other EU Policies Section, Delegation of the European Union to Japan
    “Horizon-Europe Policies and Available Calls”
    Presentation Berends (265 KB)
  • Fumiko Oda, National Contact Point for Horizon Europe, EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation:
    “Horizon Europe – How to participate from Japan”
    Presentation Oda (1.6 MB)
  • Round Table
14:20Second Session: Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Recipients
  • Timothée Mouterde, The University of Tokyo:
    “MSCA Global Fellowship and JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships”
    Presentation Mouterde (2.6 MB)
  • Federico Da Rold, Ochanomizu University:
    “MSCA Individual Fellowship and JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships”
    Presentation Da Rold (255 KB)
  • Marta Fanasca, Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna/Hosei University:
    “MSCA Global Fellowship and Research on Sensitive Topics: Strategies and Insights”
    Presentation Fanasca (480 KB)
  • Round Table
15:20Coffee Break and Networking
15:50Third Session: Horizon-Europe Projects in Japan
  • Lorenz Granrath, IXP Institute for Psychophysiology:
    “Science and Technology cooperation between Germany and Japan and experiences from 4 EU-Japan projects”
    Presentation Granrath (2.9 MB)
  • Raquel Simancas, The University of Tokyo:
    “Laurelin, an international cooperative project to contribute to the reduction of CO2 emissions”
    Presentation Simancas (870 KB)
  • Keisuke Hatada, University of Toyama:
    “Experiences with incoming and outgoing Marie Curie Fellowships”
    Presentation Hatada (2.7 MB)
  • Round Table
17:00Small gathering

Neues vom Club 01/2024

Der Vorstandsvorsitzende Prof. Dr. Heinrich Menkhaus erhält 2024 den „Kleinen Orden der Aufgehenden Sonne mit Rosette“ (旭日小綬章) der japanischen Regierung.

Mitglied Prof. Dr. Uwe Czarnetzki wird im März 2024 mit dem „Plasma Materials Science Hall of Fame Prize“ ausgezeichnet.

Mitglied Prof. Dr. med. Tanja Fehm wird 2023 mit der Auszeichnung der Klüh-Stiftung ausgezeichnet