On 18 June, Mr. Yasuhiro Kasai, Director, Carbon Neutrality Project Promotion Office, Industrial Science, Technology Policy and Environment Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) gave an open lecture to various STI interlocutors, including the EU Science and Technology Counsellors.
During a hybrid-style open lecture event on 21 May, Dr. Hajime Kimura, Deputy Director, Ocean and Earth Division, and Dr. Tetsuo Sueyoshi, Project Associate Professor, National Institute of Polar Research (NIPR), from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) gave
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Author: Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission - Publication date: 06/05/2021
On 23 April, Mr. Yasuo Shinozawa, Planning Director for Integrated Strategy, Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation Policy, Cabinet Office of Japan (CAO), gave an overview of the Science, Technology and Innovation Basic Plan 2021-2025 to the EU S&T Counsellors, STI diplomatic circle
The European Commission will organise a two-day online seminar on EU production standards for agri-food products to explain how to tap into the trade opportunities resulting from the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) and about the regulations behind the safety and quality of EU food and
The 11th EU-Japan ICT Strategies Workshop will provide an opportunity for European and Japanese industries and stakeholders to present their viewpoints to public authorities in charge of digital policy in the EU and in Japan.
On 27 November, Prof. Kohei Itoh from the Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University, briefed the EU S&T Counsellors on quantum computing research and development led by the Japanese government and industries.
How has the European Union’s foreign policy evolved in the last years? What have been the main achievements? What are the biggest opportunities and the main challenges for the EU in a rapidly changing landscape?
Author: Strategic Communications
On 22 October 2020, Mr. Ken Kawabata and Ms. Sugiko Imazu of Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) briefed the EU Science and Technology Counsellors on Moonshot R&D Program and on their approach towards tackling COVID-19.