25/10/2021

EURAXESS Japan RICKSHAW ROADSHOW Tohoku

Topics: event | Events


  • START DATE
    28/10/2021 - 16:00
  • LOCATION
    Japan, Tokyo
  • END DATE
    28/10/2021 - 17:15
  • ORGANISER
    EURAXESS Japan

The EURAXESS Rickshaw Roadshow focuses on flourishing cooperative partnerships between Japan and the EU, featuring Japanese regions and showcasing existing cooperation know-how and prospect. The Rickshaw Roadshow in Tohoku will feature “the Bosai Tech Innovation,” which is an industry-academia-government collaborative initiative led by Sendai City to incubate disaster relief and prevention related industries and ultimately to contribute to reducing global disaster risks. The event aims at showcasing the initiative and introducing the stakeholders’ views on the ongoing active EU-Japan partnerships.

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Time

Contents

EURAXESS Japan RICKSHAW ROADSHOW in Tohoku

Bosai (Disaster Relief and Prevention) Tech Innovation in Sendai and Role of Japan-EU Partnerships

16:00-16:05

Opening Remarks

Judit Erika MAGYAR

Country Representative, EURAXESS Japan

 

16:05-16:20

Presentation 1

Sendai BOSAI-TECH Innovation Creation and Promotion Program -Innovate to disaster prevention using cutting-edge technologies

Osamu ARAKIDA

Director, Industry Promotion Section, Industrial Policy Department, Economic Affairs Bureau, City of Sendai

16:20-16:35

 

Presentation 2

The BOSAI ISO Project: Identifying New Business Areas for Resilient Communities

Hidetoshi NISHIYORI

Specially Appointed Professor, International Research Institute of Disaster Science and Center for Co-Creation Strategy, Tohoku University

 

16:35-16:50

Presentation 3

Partnerships in Natural Disaster Management – Potential for Finland and Japan

Markus RANNE

Head of New Space Economy, Business Finland

16:50-17:15

 

General Q&A

Closing Remarks

Tatsuya MAISAWA

Country Representative

EURAXESS Japan