EURAXESS Japan Tour 2017 @ Kobe University

Topics: Events

Tags: EURAXESS Japan Tour | Japan | Europe | MSCA | ERC

    19/09/2017 - 10:00
    Japan, Kobe
    19/09/2017 - 13:00
    EURAXESS Japan / ERC / Kobe University

The fifth edition of the EURAXESS Japan Tour 2017 will take place at Kobe University on 19 September.

This will be a very special edition, featuring a session dedicated to European Research Council grants (including the newly launched Synergy Grants) by Dr Voilley, Research Programme Officer for the ERC in Brussels, Belgium.

In addition to that, the event will feature a detailed overview of the Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions grants for individual researchers at the pre- and post-doctoral level.

Check this page regularly for updates!


Venue: Kobe University, Rokkodai Campus, Takigawa Memorial Hall, Large Conference Room (瀧川記念学術交流会館大会議室)

Language: English

Info and pre-registration for individual consultation:
web: kobe-u.ac.jp/en/NEWS/event/2017_09_19_01.html or mail: intl-relations{-at-}office.kobe-u.ac.jp



10:00 Welcome address || Prof. Yoshida, Kobe University

10:05 Why go international with EU grants? || Dr Py, EURAXESS Japan

10:15 Opportunities for Doctorates and Post-docs in Europe via the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions International Training Network and Individual Fellowships || Dr Py, EURAXESS Japan

11:00 Opportunities for excellent, experienced researchers with the ERC Starting, Consolidator, Advanced and Synergy grants || Dr Voilley, European Research Council

11:50 Feedback from a Japanese researcher who participated in an ERC team || Dr Furumi, Kobe University

12:00 Closure & short break

12:10 Individual consultation session (ERC & MSCA; prior registration required)

~13:30 end


    Kobe University


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