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Osaka University Future Talks -- October ’13 ~ January ’14

2013-10-28 (Mon) - 2014-1-20 (Mon)

Osaka University will promote the Academic Future Initiatives. As part of these initiatives, since April 2013, we have been holding "Osaka University Future Talks" in which individuals active in a variety of fields speak about the latest in their areas of specialization. "Osaka University Future Talks" from October 2013 through January 2014 will be held in accordance with the schedule noted below. Naturally, all persons connected with OU are welcome to attend; however, members of the general public are also cordially invited to attend.

How to apply:

Detailed procedures will be posted on this page soon.

For more information, contact:

• General Affairs staff, Office for Academic Initiatives
Tel: 06-6879-4897 Fax: 06-6879-4899
Email: mirai-talk2013[at]
• Please change * to @ when using the email address.

Talk #5

Date & Time: Monday, October 28, 5:00 ~ 6:30 p.m. (Registration starts at 4:00 p.m.)

Venue:Convention Center, Suita campus

Lecturer: ANDO Tadao, architect, Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo


Talk #6

Date & Time: Monday, November 18, 5:00 ~ 6:30 p.m. (Registration starts at 4:30 p.m.)

Venue: Osaka University Hall, Toyonaka campus

Lecturer: NISHIOKA Ikuo, Representative director & president, Innovation Research Center, President Marunouchi Nishioka Juku

Talk #7

Date & Time: Monday, December 16, 4:30 ~ 6:00 p.m. (Registration starts at 4:00 p.m.)

Venue: Convention Center, Suita campus

Lecturer: SEN Genshitsu, 15th Urasenke generation, former iemoto (head), UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador

Talk #8

Date & Time: Monday, January 20, 5:00 ~ 6:30 p.m. (Registration starts at 4:30 p.m.)

Venue: Osaka University Hall, Toyonaka campus

Lecturer: SAGAWA Masato, Chief engineering adviser, Intermetallics Col, Ltd., Neodymium magnet inventor

To view "Osaka University Future Talks" from April through July, go here.

Future Talk

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