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Source: Michael Jacob

Will Japan lead the way towards a decarbonized society?

The new AIST Global Zero Emission Research Center will tackle the global challenge of climate change by gathering Research and Innovation nations from all over the world through international collaboration. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has appointed...
Apart from the 800 people physically present, the symposium was followed by “avatars” from other geographical locations Source: Michael Jacob

The six Japanese Moonshot candidates

Proposed goals and targets for the new Japanese Moonshot programme for transformative research and innovation was specified together with international experts at the International Moonshot Symposium on December 17-18. The symposium was an...

Summing up Sweden-Japan 2019

The 151st year of diplomatic relations between Sweden and Japan has come to an end, and we now enter the exiting year of 2020, with new research and innovation policy developments, as well as the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, and their...

Minister Ernkrans deepens relations to Japan

The Swedish Minister for Higher Education and Research, Ms. Matilda Ernkrans, made her first visit to Japan in her role as a Minister during October 5-9. The primary objective was as invited speaker at the Science and Technology in...