National University Corporation Kyushu University
Fukuoka Prefecture/Kyushu University Innovation Conference 2022 and OPACK “Kyushu University Academic Research City” Seminar in Tokyo 2022 held on the same day
An innovation ecosystem that drives social change with “comprehensive knowledge”
A startup that incorporates cutting-edge technologies and ideas conceived at universities in order to achieve sustainable growth of the Japanese economy amid dramatic changes in social conditions since the global pandemic of the new coronavirus infection. The creation of innovation through such means is required.
The innovation conference based on the comprehensive partnership agreement between Fukuoka Prefecture and Kyushu University and the “Kyushu University Science and Research City” seminar in Tokyo 2022 by the Organization for Promotion of Kyushu University Science and Research City (OPACK) will be held on the same day as follows. We will also introduce the latest research seeds that aim for new partnerships and the possibility of innovation through “comprehensive knowledge” that brings together the diverse “knowledge” and “human resources” of Kyushu University.
Overview of the event
Date: November 29, 2020 (Tuesday) Open at 9:30 (online open at 10:00) Location: JP Tower Hall & Conference (2-7-2 KITTE 4th floor, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo)
Capacity: First 150 people (200 people online)
Participation fee: Free *Participation fee of 2,000 yen is required for those who participate in the exchange meeting.
Program * Subject to change or cancellation due to circumstances. Please note. ◆Fukuoka Prefecture/Kyushu University Innovation Conference◆ From 10:20 to 12:20 Opening Presentation 1: Mr. Seitaro Hattori, Governor of Fukuoka Prefecture Opening presentation 2: Tatsuro Ishibashi, President of Kyushu University Keynote Speech: Mr. Daishiro Yamagiwa, Member of the House of Representatives Special Lecture: Mr. Tadahisa Kagimoto, Director and CEO of Healios Co., Ltd.
“Kyushu University Science and Research City” Seminar in Tokyo 2022 ◆ 13:30 to 17:00
Greetings from the organizer: Mr. Masayoshi Nuki, Chairman of the Organization for Promotion of Academic City, Kyushu University Greetings from Kyushu University: Tatsuro Ishibashi, President of Kyushu University
Introduction of Kyushu University Science and Research City: Mr. Ichiro Honda, Director of Industry-Academia Collaboration,
Organization for Promotion of Kyushu University Science and Research City
General remarks: Provost Makoto Aradono, Executive Vice President, Kyushu University
Lecturer: Kohei Ota, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyushu University
Hiromitsu Araki, Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Kyushu University
Minako Ito, Associate Professor, Medical Institute of Bioregulation, Kyushu University
Hidemichi Fujii, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Kyushu University
Yuriko Hayabuchi, Associate Professor, Global Innovation Center, Kyushu University
Exchange meeting: From 17:15 to 18:15
Please access the “application page” from the link below, enter the necessary information, and apply.
※Until application deadline Friday, November 25, 2022
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