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.
- 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
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|
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
The Institute of Medical Science (IMS)
|Y. Murakami, IMSUT|
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|
FEATURED PROJECTS & SPEAKERS
Working with Deadly Viruses: Battling Ebola and Influenza
Y. Kawaoka, IMSUT
Against Alzheimer's, Tohoku Rejuvenation Project with the American Pecan Nuts
K. Oki, UTokyo-IIS
T. Maki, UTokyo-IIS
The Ansonia Quartet
The conference will be followed by a reception involving a performance of "The Ansonia Quartet" by Julliard musicians.
UTokyo New York Office, Inc.E-mail: utny[AT]iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp