JANET Forum 2016

Erstes Treffen des von japanischen Universitäten gegründeten Netzwerks „Japan Academic Northern Europe Network (JANET)“. Bei dem Treffen handelt es sich um eine Informationsveranstaltung zur Forschung in Japan, bei der sich u.a. japanische Universitäten und deutsche Förderorganisationen vorstellen. Darüber hinaus wird es Informationsstände von etwa zwanzig japanischen Universitäten und Institutionen geben.

Datum: 30. Juni 2016, 09.30-17.20 Uhr, Henry Ford Bau der Freien Universität Berlin

    Morning Sessions (Convener: Ms. Yuriko Nishizaki -JSPS Bonn Office-)
                         09:30-10:00 Greetings   
                                                - Prof. Peter-André Alt (President, Freie Universität Berlin)
                                                - Prof. Kyosuke Nagata (President, University of Tsukuba)
                                                - Mr. Takeshi Yagi (Ambassador of Japan to Germany)
                         10:00-10:20 Research Landscape of Humanities and Social Sciences in Germany:
                                                Freie Universität Berlin
                                                - Prof. Irmela Hijiya-Kirschnereit (Institute of East Asian Studies)
                                                - Prof. Verena Blechinger-Talcott (Institute of East Asian Studies)(, 333KB)
                         10:20-10:40   Research Landscape of Natural Sciences in Germany:
                                                Freie Universität Berlin
                                                - Prof. Eckart Rühl (Institute of Chemistry and Biochemistry)
                         10:40-11:00   <Coffee Break> Information Exchange at each booth
                         11:00-11:20   "Ways of Measuring University Performances"
                                                - Ms. Marijke Wahlers (Hochschulrektorenkonferenz; HRK)( , 1.31MB)
                         11:20-11:40   "Collaboration between the German Universities and Research Institutions"
                                                - Dr. Jörg Schneider (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft; DFG)( , 1.33MB) 
                         11:40-12:00   "A Network of Excellence: AvH Strategies for Attracting Global Talents"
                                                - Dr. Katja Hartmann (Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung; AvH)( , 1.21MB) 
                         12:00-12:20   "DAAD's Strategy 2020 in the European Higher Education Area"
                                                - Dr. Holger Finken (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst; DAAD) 
                                                  ( , 756KB)  
                         12:20-13:40   <Lunch Break> 
    Afternoon Sessions (Convener: Prof. Keiichi Aizawa -University of Tsukuba-)
                         13:40-14:20   Perspectives on Academic Collaboration between Germany and Japan by
                                                Japanese Senior Researchers
                                                - “Research Experiences in Germany” Prof. Shigeyoshi Inoue 
                                                   (Technische Universität München)
                                                - “Collaborative Enterprises in the Humanities: a Case of Comparative  
                                                    Literature Research” Dr. Noriko Hiraishi (University of Tsukuba) 
                         14:20-14:50   Research Showcase by Japanese universities/institutes: Elevator Pitch 
                                                Presentations Part 1 (Osaka University, Okayama University, Kyoto University,    
                                                Kumamoto University, Keio University, University of Tsukuba)  ( , 3.13MB)
                         14:50-15:00   <Short Break> 
                         15:00-15:35   Research Showcase by Japanese universities/institutes: Elevator Pitch 
                                                Presentations Part 2 (Tohoku University, Nagoya University, Nara Institute of   
                                                Science and Technology, National Institute for the Humanities, Hokkaido University,                                                  Waseda University, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)( , 3.01MB)
                         15:35-16:05   <Coffee Break> Information Exchange at each booth
                         16:05-16:35   New Collaboration between German and Japanese Universities 
                                                - Chiba University/Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
                                                   Prof. Chisato Mori (Chiba University) ( , 2.75MB)
                                                - Tohoku University/Bayreuth University
                                                   Prof. Tomoo Katsura (Bayreuth University)( , 777KB) 
                         16:35-17:00   Funding and Networking Opportunities for Partnership from Japanese Side 
                                                - JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)
                                                   Ms. Yuriko Nishizaki, Deputy Director of JSPS Bonn Office)( , 2.71MB) 
                                                - JSPS-Club
                                                   Dr. Chantal Weber, Board Member( , 1.12MB) 
                                                - The Japan Foundation
                                                   Mr. Thomas Golk, Program Officer of The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne
                                                     ( , 37.1KB)
                         17:00-17:20   JANET information and discussion session
                         17:20             Close

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Genauere Informationen zu JANET:

JANET is a loose network among the liaison-stations of the Japanese academic institutions in the Europe.
The networking aims at jointly attaining and sharing high-level information about research and higher-education in European countries, which are useful for the JANET members in performing their missions, and aims at holding meetings which serve for face-to-face exchange of experiences among JANET members or at which they jointly disseminate the information of the activities of their home institutions to strengthen the Japanese academic presence in Europe.  
The number of the registered JANET members is about 30 at present as is in the list below, supported by the four Liaison Offices of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS: www.jsps.go.jp).

The organizing Institute in 2016 is the University of Tsukuba and JSPS Bonn Office (www.jsps-bonn.de), with the contact addresses:
JSPS Bonn Office, Director: Prof. Dr. Keiichi Kodaira
Ahrstr. 58, Wissenschaftszentrum, 53175 Bonn, Germany  Tel. +49-228-375050, Fax. +49-228-975050,   E-Mail   
List of Member Institutions
Chiba University, Hiroshima University, Hokkaido University, Keio University, Kobe University, Kumamoto University, Kyoto University, Kyushu University, Nagoya Institute for Technology, Nagoya University, Nara Institute for Advanced Science and Technology, National Institutes for the Humanities (NIHU), National Institutes of Natural Sciences (NINS), Niigata University, Okayama University, Osaka University, Ritsumeikan University, Shinshu University, SOKENDAI (Graduate University for Advanced Studies), Sophia University, Tohoku University, Tokai University, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, University of Tsukuba, Waseda University
The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne (The Japan Foundation)