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Symposium -- New Life Style Proposals for the Symbiosis of Human Society and Nature

2010-8-31 (Tue) 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

A symposium "New Life Style Proposals for the Symbiosis of Human Society and Nature" will be held on Tuesday, August 31. In order to achieve a genuine symbiosis of modern human society and nature, society must make use of various plant functions, plant physiological activities. This symposium will take a new look at sophisticated Japanese "green culture" and set forth proposals that companies and individuals can implement.

Venue: Nakanoshima Center, Osaka University, 4-3-53 Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka

There is NO fee for attending this symposium.

Seating space in the venue:100

Sponsored by: On-site Research Center for Sustainability Design, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University


Program

  • 2:00 p.m. -- Opening greetings,  NITTA Yasutsugu, Professor, Osaka University
  • 2:10 p.m. -- "Japanese Living with Flowers", TSUJIMOTO Tomoko, Tsujimoto Tomoko Envriornmantal Design Research Center
  • 2:40 p.m. -- "Yui no Mori Project", SAITO Shin-ichi, Corporate Social Responsibility Department, KOKUYO Co., Ltd.
  • 3:10 p.m. -- "Living Space and Green Amenities", HIRAO Toshihiro, Fujikin
  • 3:40 p.m. -- Break 
  • 3:50 - 4:50 p.m. -- Panel discussion "In Search of Healing Life Styles"

Moderator: KOBAYASHI Akio

Panelists: TSUJIMOTO Tomoko, SAITO Shin-ichi, HIRAO Toshihiro, NISHIJIMA Shigehiro, YOSHIDA Shigeo

  • 4:50 - 5:00 p.m. -- Closing remarks, SUZUKI Nobuaki, Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Company

Facilitator: KATO Satoru

For more information and to make reservation, contact: On-site Research Center for Sustainability Design, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Tel & Fax: 06-6879-4733

To make application, please go to here.


Date: 2010-8-31 (Tue) 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Registration: Registration online is necessary. Please go to the URL below to register.
URL: http://www.orcsd.eng.osaka-u.ac.jp/

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