The UTokyo NY Conference is an annual meeting to report a progress of studies with international collaborators, and their benefits to the quality of people's lives around the world. The meeting also introduces challenges and ongoing initiatives that may bring new opportunities. The 2017 meeting highlights research and advances in the projects below.

Date and Time
November 3, 2017 at 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm (& Reception)
The venue opens at 1:00pm.
Location
The Nippon Club
145 West 57th Street, New York, NY 10019
Admission fee
Free. Donation is always welcome.
Hosted by
UTokyo New York Office, Inc. (NYO)
Co-hosted by
The Institute of Medical Science (IMS) & Institute of Industrial Science (IIS), The University of Tokyo

Program

MC: T. Yashiro, UTokyo-IIS

13:30 Free Discussion with Coffee All
14:00 Opening M. Masuyama, NYO
14:05 Working with Deadly Viruses:
Battling Ebola and Influenza
Y. Kawaoka, IMSUT
Break
15:20 Against Alzheimer's,
Tohoku Rejuvenation Project with the American Pecan Nuts
K. Oki, UTokyo-IIS
T. Maki, UTokyo-IIS
M. Okamoto, City of Rikuzen-Takata
T. Obayashi, City of Rikuzen-Takata
J. Randall, New Mexico State Univ.
M. Maeuchi, Golden Pecan Co, Ltd.
M. Yanagimachi, Golden Pecan Co, Ltd.
Y. Egashira, E-HEAD Production
T. Yashiro, UTokyo-IIS
M. Maeda, UTokyo-IIS
Talk Show
Break
16:50 Future Topics
The Institute of Medical Science (IMS)
Y. Murakami, IMSUT
17:05 Future Topics
Institute of Industrial Science (IIS)
T. Fujii, UTokyo-IIS
17:20 Globalization of Indifference and us H. Mitani
Senior Advisor to IMSUT & UTokyo-IIS
17:25 Closing M. Maeda, UTokyo-IIS
Reception All

FEATURED PROJECTS & SPEAKERS

Working with Deadly Viruses: Battling Ebola and Influenza

Working with Deadly Viruses: Battling Ebola and Influenza

Yoshihiro Kawaoka, PhDY. Kawaoka, IMSUT

Against Alzheimer's, Tohoku Rejuvenation Project with the American Pecan Nuts

Against Alzheimer's, Tohoku Rejuvenation Project with the American Pecan Nuts

Kazuo Oki, PhDK. Oki, UTokyo-IIS

Toshihiro Maki, PhDT. Maki, UTokyo-IIS

The Ansonia Quartet

The Ansonia Quartet

The conference will be followed by a reception involving a performance of "The Ansonia Quartet" by Julliard musicians.

Questions