Thursday, June 08, 2006

The link to the Japan's Science and Technology

Voci les liens concernant la Science et Technologie du Japon

1. CSTP (Council of Science and Technology Policy)
2. National Institute of Science and Technology Policy
3. Science Portal Japan
4. Science Council of Japan (equivalent to ESF)
5. Japan Science and Technology (Funding Agency)
6. Japanese National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
7. Japanese National Science Museum

Thursday, June 01, 2006

Seminar at Waseda Univ. - Japan's Science and Technology


Platform Seminar June Meeting
Date/Time: June 13 (T) 16:00-18:00
Place: Waseda University R&D Center #120-Building 4-Room 304
Waseda Nishi-Waseda Campus (3 minutes from Tozai Subway Waseda
Map: See below.
Topic: Japan's Science and Technology

Part 1:16:00~17:00 (in English)
Speaker: Nathalie Cavasin (Visiting Researcher at the Global
and Telecommunication Institute, Waseda University)
Topic: "Innovation in optical lenses: how Japanese makers of digital
cameras and mobile camera phones are facing global competition"

Part 2:17:00~18:00 (in Japanese)
Speaker: Shingo HAMADA (Affiliated Researcher, Science and Technology
Foresight Centre/NISTEP)
Topic: "Science Communication Projects in Japan"


This seminar is only on invitational basis, due to space limitation.
Please let us know by June 5 (M) if you can attend.
If you cannot, we would extend our invitation to other potential

Takahiro MIYAO (E-mail:
Mikihiro MAEDA (E-mail: