EURAXESS Japan Tour 2019 @Kansai University

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    25/04/2019 - 14:00
    Japan, Osaka
    25/04/2019 - 17:00
    Kansai University / EURAXESS Japan

==== English version & full programme below ====









【場所】KANDAI Me RISE, 7F (701), 関西大学 梅田キャンパス (access)

【主催】EURAXESS Japan






The third edition of our EURAXESS Japan Tour seminars in 2019 will take place at Kansai University on 25 April. 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 (26 March) upon pre-registration.

Registration compulsory, especially for individual grant consultation: https://forms.gle/RczoWJYM8pDg7SJr5

Date: 25 April, 14:00 - 17:00

Venue:  KANDAI Me RISE, 7F (701), Kansai University Umeda Campus (access)

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

※individual consultations on 24 April AM (Kyoto) and 26 April from 9AM to 6PM (Osaka) upon pre-registration (venue : propose a venue at your convenience in the registration form)



14:00 - 14:20 Welcome address & overview of international research projects and mobility with Europe at Kansai University
Dr. Gediminas Ramanauskas (First Counsellor, Head of Science, Innovation, Digital, and Other EU Policies, EU Delegation to Japan)
Prof. Munehiro Yoshida (Vice president and Dean, Division of Research Development, Kansai University)

14:20 – 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 – 15:10 Introduction to Horizon 2020 and beyond [talk in English]
Dr. Gediminas Ramanauskas (First Counsellor, Head of Science, Innovation, Digital, and Other EU Policies, EU Delegation to Japan)

15:10 – 15:40 Horizon 2020 from the Japanese perspective, focus on MSCA RISE and possible matching funds
Mr. Naomichi Yamada (NCP Japan)

15:40 – 16:20 Europe's programs for young & individual researchers and EURAXESS services for Japan
Dr. Matthieu Py (EURAXESS Japan)

16:20 – 16:40 Experience feedback from Kansai University researchers cooperating with European insitutions
Dr. Kenji Sumiya (Visiting Professor, Faculty of Informatics, Kansai University; participant in MSCA RISE project INTENSE)
Prof. Tomoaki Itano (Chair, Department of Pure and Applied Physics, Kansai University; participant in MSCA RISE project ATM2BT)

16:40 Q&A session (English / 日本語)

17:00 Closure

EURAXESS Japan Tour 2019 @Kansai University


    KANDAI Me RISE Umeda Campus