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Institute for Academic Initiatives Symposium "Opt Osaka 2014 in Tokyo"

2014-3-6 (Thu) -

Osaka University's Institute for Academic Initiatives will hold a symposium "Opt Osaka 2014 in Tokyo -- Optical science at Osaka University 100" as noted in the schedule below.
Date & Time: Thursday, March 6, 2014
Registration starts at 12:30 p.m.
Venue: Hall, 4th floor, Tokyo Ote-machi Sankei Plaza,  1-7-2, Ote-machi, Chiyoda-ku
Tel: 03-3273-2258
Supported by: Institute for Academic Initiatives, Osaka University


1:30 p.m. -- Greeting from the organizer  HIRANO Toshio, President, Osaka University; Director, Institute for Academic Initiatives
Greetings from guests

  • YAMANAKA Shin-ichi, Deputy Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (scheduled)
  • ONISHI Takashi, President, The Science Council of Japan (scheduled)
  • KYUMA Kazuo, member, Council for Science and Technology Policy, Cabinet Office (scheduled)

2:00 p.m. -- Lectures: Collaborative Research in Optical Science

  • "Collaborative Research and Synergy Effect in Photon Science," KODAMA Ryousuke, Director, Photon Pioneers Center in Osaka University, Osaka University
  • "Nanophotonics and Creating Innovation," KAWATA Satoshi, Director, Photonics Center, Osaka University
  • "Laser Science and the Center for Joint Use and Joint Research," AZECHI Hiroshi, Director, Institute of Laser Engineering, Osaka University

3:50 p.m. -- Poster session, Photon Science-related 100 labs and groups at Osaka University
5:45 p.m. -- After-symposium Party -- A fee of 4,000 yen will be collected from persons attending.

Photon Science 100 at Osaka University, a leaflet introducing photon science-related activities by more than 100 labs and groups at Osaka University will be distributed to participants.

How to apply:
Registration in advance is needed. To make application go here.
Seating space in the venue: 250
There is no fee for attending this symposium.
For more information, contact:
Division of Photon Science and Technology, Institute for Academic Initiatives, Osaka University
Tel: 06-6879-7987

To download the poster, click here.

Opt Osaka 2014

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