date September 11th-12th, 2014

Sweden-Kyoto Symposium

Program

Overall Program

Day 1: Thursday, September 11

@G-salen, Arrhenius Labolatories, Stockholm University

8:00–8:30 Bus Transfer from the Hotel to Stockholm University
8:30-9:00 Coffee and Registration
9:00-9:30 Photo Session
9:30-10:15 Opening Addresses
(Stockholm University, Kyoto University, Karolinska Institutet, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Uppsala University)
10:15-11:15 Introduction of Participating Universities
(Stockholm University, Kyoto University, Karolinska Institutet, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Uppsala University)
11:15-11:30 JSPS Presentation
Fellowships and Funding Opportunities for Research Cooperation
Dr Sc Hideo Akutsu, Director, JSPS Stockholm Office
11:30-13:00 Lunch
13:00-13:45 Keynote Lecture 1: Demographic Challenges
Prof Gunnar Andersson and Asst Prof Livia Sz OIáh, Stockholm University Demography Unit
13:45-14:30 Lunch
11:30-13:00 Presentation of Collaborative Project: SciLifeLab.
Prof Mathias Uhlén, Director for Science for Life Laboratories (SciLifeLab)
14:30-14:50 Coffee Break
14:50-15:35 Keynote Lecture 2: “What Can We Do Using Nanospace Science?”
Prof Susumu Kitagawa, Director of Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (iCeMS), Kyoto University
15:35-15:50 Announcement: Information about Day 2
16:15-17:00 Bus Transfer from Stockholm University to Stockholm City Hall
17:00-18:30 Stockholm City Hall Visit
(Reception hosted by the City of Stockholm)
18:30-19:00 Bus Transfer from Stockholm City Hall to the Residence of the Ambassador of Japan in Djursholm
19:00-21:00 Dinner Reception
(Reception hosted by the Embassy of Japan in Sweden and JSPS Stockholm Office)

Day 2: Friday, September 12

@ Stockholm university, Uppsala University, KTH Royal Institute of Technology , and Karolinska Institutet

7:30-9:00 Bus Transfer from the Hotel to Uppsala University
8:00-9:00 Bus Transfer from the Hotel to Stockholm University, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Karolinska Institutet (Huddinge and central campus)
9:00-17:00 Parallel sessions held at Uppsala University, Stockholm University, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Karolinska Institutet. (see the session titles and venues.)
17:00-18:00 Closing Ceremony and Closing Reception/Drinks in Uppsala
(At Botanical Garden in Uppsala University)
Bus Transfer from Uppsala University to the Hotel after the ceremony
16:45-18:00 Bus Transfer from Karolinska Institutet (Huddinge) to “Piperska Muren”
17:15-18:00 Bus Transfer from Stockholm University, KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Central Campus) and Karolinska Institutet (central campus) to “Piperska Muren”
18:00–19:30 Closing Ceremony and Closing Reception/Drinks in Stockholm
(At “Spegelssalen,” Piperska Muren, Stockholm)
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