• Requires application
  • Yoshida Campus

Joint Seminar by Kyoto University and German Research Foundation (DFG)

Secretary-General Dorothee Dzwonnek of German Research Foundation explores the recent trend of Excellence Strategy in Germany (with German-Japanese simultaneous interpretation).
  • Friday 10 March 2017
Time 16:00-18:00 (Door opens at 15:30)
Place Symposium Hall, 5th floor, International Science Innovation Building
Intended for Faculty, staff, students of any university


Opening Address Dr Kayo Inaba, Vice President for International Affairs/Director of KU European Center
Introduction of DFG

Dr Joerg Schneider, Head of Division of International Affairs/Director, DFG Office Japan

Lecture The Future of the German Science System -- On the Excellence Strategy, and the Promoting of Innovation, Diversity and Excellence (Die Zukunft des deutschen Wissenschaftssystems -- Ueber die Exzellenzstrategie und die Foerderung von Innovation, Diversitaet und Exzellenz)

Ms Dorothee Dzwonnek, Secretary General of DFG
Closing Address Dr Tadashi Sugihara, Deputy Director of Kyoto University Research Administration Office


German-Japanese simultaneous interpretation

Fee Free of charge
Registration Send a message containing your full name and affiliation to Ms Sato at aiko.sato* (please replace * with @) with the subject "3/10 Kyoto University DFG Joint Seminar".
Registration deadline 17:00 on Thursday 9 March 2017
Inquiries Send a message to one of the following addresses with the subject "3/10 Kyoto University DFG Joint Seminar". (Please replace * with @ in the email address.)

About the seminar and DFG: aiko.sato* (Ms Sato at DFG Japan)
About Kyoto University facilities: intl* (Ms Yoshioka at Kyoto University Research Administration Office)
Related link(s)
Organizers: Kyoto University and Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft
Cooperation: Heidelberg University Office Kyoto