Delegation of the European Union to Armenia

"Enhancing EU-Japan Research Cooperation on the Frontiers of Knowledge" (5 June 2019)

24/06/2019 - 05:54
Business event

*Photo: Mr Francesco Fini, Minister, Deputy Head of the EU Delegation delivering welcome remarks.


On 5 June 2019, Delegation of the EU to Japan, European Research Council (ERC), and Tokyo Institute of Technology, in collaboration with Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), and the National Institutes of Natural Sciences (NINS) organised an information seminar on enhancing EU-Japan research cooperation. The seminar provided information about opportunities offered by ERC, as well as researchers' mobility schemes that enable JST and JSPS funded researchers to conduct short-term study visit of ERC funded research teams. The keynote presentation was delivered by Professor Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President of ERC. The detailed agenda and presentations are available here. Approximately 160 University Research Administrators and researchers across Japan participated in the event.


Kuramae Kaikan, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Tokyo Tech Front, Building B, 2-12-1 Ookayama, Meguro-ku

152-0033 Tokyo