Embassy of Japan in Denmark



Japan Alumni and Researcher Assembly 2019

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 “Japan Alumni and Researcher Assembly 2019” will be held at the Technical University of Denmark on Friday, 15 March 2019.
   The assembly aims to promote networking within the Japan-related research communities in Denmark, and to provide a forum for Danish and Japanese researchers, business people and students to meet and discuss new ideas, and to promote Japan-related research and student scholarships.

   This event is jointly organised by the Embassy of Japan in Denmark, Tokai University Alumni Association in Denmark, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Alumni Club in Denmark, and JSPS Stockholm Office.

   The event is free of charge and open to the public, but pre-registration is required.
   Please email your name and affiliation / university name to info@ch.mofa.go.jp.
We will get back to you with confirmation.
Students who are interested in studying in Japan are especially welcomed.


Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
Building 101, Conference room 1 (Mødelokale 1) Anker Engelunds Vej 1, 2800 Kongens Lyngby

Date: Friday, 15 March 2019


< Presentations & Panel Discussion > 13:45 – 16:45

< Closing and Reception> 16:45 -17:45 

Admission: Free of charge


< Presentations 13:45 – 15:25> 
-       Opening remarks by Mr. Yoshifumi Sasatani, Counsellor and Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Japan
-        Information from JSPS, Embassy of Japan, and Tokai University Alumni Association in Denmark
-        Keynote lecture by Prof. Haruhide Mori (Hokkaido University)
-       Keynote lecture by Prof. Leila Lo Leggio (University of Copenhagen)

< Coffee Break 15:25 – 15:45>

< Panel Discussion 15:45 – 16:45> 

“Contribution of academic research, particularly collaboration between Denmark and Japan, for solving global food and environmental challenges and promoting sustainable use of resources”

Moderator: Assoc. Prof. Gunhild Borggreen (University of Copenhagen, Board member of the JSPS Alumni Club in Denmark)

Prof. Haruhide Mori (Hokkaido University) Prof. Leila Lo Leggio (University of Copenhagen) Prof. Birte Svensson (Technical University of Denmark) Dr. Henrik Gudmundsson (CONCITO)

< Closing and Reception 16:45 – 17:45> 

Contact person:

Shima Hasegawa Møller (Ms.)
Embassy of Japan in Denmark
Tel: +45 3345 5122
E-mail: info@ch.mofa.go.jp