EURAXESS Japan Tour 2019 @ Hokkaido University

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Tags: EURAXESS Japan Tour

    07/03/2019 - 09:00
    Japan, Sapporo
    08/03/2019 - 20:00
    Hokkaido University / EURAXESS Japan

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【日時】2019年3月7日(木)14:00-17:00 ※個人カウンセリングセッション翌日8日9:00~


【主催】北海道大学 URAステーション、EURAXESS Japan

【共催】北海道大学 人材育成本部 国際人材育成プログラム (I-HoP)




The first edition of our EURAXESS Japan Tour seminars in 2019 will take place at Hokkaido University on 7 March. It will provide in half a day a complete overview of opportunities for research cooperation and mobility projects between Japan and Europe, with a particular focus on funding schemes within the EU's flagship research and innovation Framework Programme, Horizon 2020. As an addition to the usual programme, it will also allow local researchers to ask for 1 hour face-to-face counselling on their projects in or with Europe on the next day(8 March) upon pre-registration.


Registration compulsory, especially for individual grant consultation: https://goo.gl/forms/FAV8lrMt8ZTE6tk72

Date: 7 March, 14:00 - 17:00 (individual consultations on 8 March from 9AM upon pre-registration)

Venue: Hokkaido University, Frontier Research in Applied Sciences Building1F

Language: Japanese (slides in English; individual consultations also available in English)



14:00 - 14:15 Welcome address & overview of international research projects and mobility with Europe at Hokkaido University
(Prof. Yoshichika Iida, Front Office for Human Resource Education and Development, Hokkaido University)

14:15 – 14:30 The importance of internationalisation for Japanese research institutions, research teams, and individuals
Dr. Matthieu Py (EURAXESS Japan)

What, How & When? EU's flagship funding program H2020 and beyond: ramp up your career and projects through Europe-Japan cooperation and mobility

14:30 – 15:00 Introduction to Horizon 2020 and beyond
Dr. Matthieu Py (EURAXESS Japan)

15:00 – 15:30 Horizon 2020 from the Japanese perspective, focus on MSCA RISE and possible matching funds
Mr. Naomichi Yamada (NCP Japan)

15:30 – 16:00 Europe's programs for young & individual researchers and EURAXESS services for Japan
Dr. Matthieu Py (EURAXESS Japan)

16:00 – 16:40 Experience feedback from Hokkaido University researchers cooperating with European insitutions
Prof. Shin-Ichiro Nishimura (Laboratory of Advanced Chemical Biology, Hokkaido University & participant in FP7 project GlycoHIT)
Prof. Hiroshi Ujii (Laboratory of Nanomaterials and Nanoscopy, Hokkaido University & European Research Council Starting Grant 2011 grantee with project PLASMHACAT)


16:40 Q&A session (English / 日本語)

17:00 Closure




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