EU Global Strategy

European events at Science Agora 2017

24/11/2017 - 07:21

For the third year running, the EU Delegation, together with EU Member State embassies, European and Japanese research, funding agencies and partners, will organise the following activities at Science Agora 2017.

Following the theme of Science Agora 2017, we will be showcasing European and Japanese collaborative projects at the cutting edge of research; how Europe collaborates with Japan, the international nature of modern research and how it transcends many boundaries.


European science x Japanese science = (Excellence in science) ² !


1)  Inauguration: European Participation in Science Agora 2017

Date: Saturday, 26 November 2017

Time: 10:15-11:45

Venue: Telecom Center 1F, Agora Stage

Details on speakers and programme will be posted on this page soon.


2) Creating Sustainable Future city with STI!: A World that Changes by Achieving the SDGs

Organiser: Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Task Team on STI for SDGs

Date: Friday, 24 November 2017

Time: 16:45-18:00

Venue: Telecom Center 8F, Meeting Room B

Robert -Jan Smits, Director-General of the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation of the European Commission will be participating in this session as speaker. For more information about the session, please visit the abovementioned link.


3) Europa Open Science House

Date: Friday, 24 - 26 November 2017

Time: 10:00-16:00 (12:45-16:00 on the first day)

Venue: Telecom Center 4F, Booth 37

The following five collaborative projects will be featured at our booth including live demonstrations by the projects, throughout Science Agora. 


You can see the live demonstration timetable here (Japanese).

24/11/2017 - 26/11/2017

Telecom Center Building, Odaiba
2-5-10 Aomi,
135-0064 Tokyo

For general information about the Science Agora, please visit the following website: