Workshop of the European Researchers in Japan (21 avril, Tokyo)

Workshop on Horizon-Europe Opportunities in Japan

Saturday, April 20, 2024
Europa House, Tokyo

Sciencescope – the Association for French-speaking students and researchers in Japan, Ace Japón – Asociación de Científicos Españoles en Japón, the Association of Italian Researchers in Japan (AIRJ), and the German JSPS Alumni Association, are pleased to invite you to a “Workshop on the Horizon Europe Opportunities in Japan” organized with the support of the Diplomatic Service of the European Union. The event will take place at Europea House in Tokyo on Saturday, April 20, 2024, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

It will take place face-to-face only.

Participation is free of charge, but registration is compulsory. (Link to the registration form)



Doors open at 12:30

13:00 – 13:20. Opening Remarks
H.E. Jean-Éric Paquet, Ambassador of the European Delegation in Japan

13:20 – 14:20. First Session: Introduction to Horizon-Europe and Opportunities in Japan

  • Gijs Berends “Opportunities under Horizon Europe”
  • Fumiko Oda “Horizon Europe – How to participate from Japan”
  • Round Table

14:20 – 15:20. Second Session: Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Recipients

  • Timothée Mouterde (The University of Tokyo), “MSCA Global Fellowship and JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships”
  • Federico Da Rold (Ochanomizu University), “MSCA Individual Fellowship and JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships”
  • Marta Fanasca (Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna/Hosei University), “MSCA Global Fellowship and Research on Sensitive Topics: Strategies and Insights”
  • Round Table

15:20 – 15:50. Coffee Break and Networking

15:50 – 17:00. Third Session: Horizon-Europe Projects in Japan

  • Lorenz Granrath (IXP Institute for Psychophysiology), “Science and Technology cooperation between Germany and Japan and experiences from 4 EU-Japan projects”
  • Raquel Simancas (The University of Tokyo), “Laurelin, an international cooperative project to contribute to the reduction of CO2 emissions”
  • Keisuke Hatada (University of Toyama), “Experiences with incoming and outgoing Marie Curie Fellowships”
  • Round Table

17:00. Small gathering


What: Workshop on Horizon-Europe Opportunities in Japan
When: Saturday April 20, 2024
Where: Europea House, Tokyo
Registration form

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