Asian Science and Technology Forum - Challenges for Science and Technology in Achieving Sustainable Development in Asia
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Reports of the 1st Asian Science and Technology Forum
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Location:

Roppongi Academyhills 49

 

Roppongi Hills Mori Tower 49th floor
(Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN)
 
Conference hall: Tower Hall, Auditorium, Sky Studio

Date:

September 9, 2005 (Friday)

 

9:30-17:30 (Reception from 18:00)


1st Asian Science and Technology Forum Program

Time Contents
9:30 Open
10:00-
10:30

Opening Remarks: Kazuki OKIMURA, President, Japan Science and Technology Agency(JST), Japan

Guest Speech: Akio KOIZUMI, Parliamentary Secretary for Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Member of the House of Councillors (proportional representation, 1st term), Japan

10:30-
11:30

Key Note Speech: Akito ARIMA, Chairman, Japan Science Foundation, Former Minister of State for Science and Technology, Former Minister of Education, Science, Sports and Culture, Japan

10:30-
11:30

Introductory Remarks: Yukio SATO, Executive Director, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Japan

11:30-
13:00
Lunch
  Session1 Session2 Session3
  Theme: "Perspectives on Science and Technology Policy for Sustainable Development in Asia"
Chairman: Hiroyuki ABE, Member of the Council for Science and Technology Policy
Theme: "R&D with regard to the environment and energy for sustainable development in Asia"
Chairman: Ryutaro OHTSUKA, President, the National Institute for Environmental Studies
Theme: "How to establish partnership in Asia"
Chairman: Tsuneo KATAYAMA, President, the National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention
13:00-
16:50
Speaker/ Panelist Speaker/ Panelist Speaker/ Panelist
(China)
Yang Qiquan
Senior Researcher of National Research Center for Science and Technology for Development (NRCSTD), Ministry of Science and Technology of China
(Japan)
Kotaro INOUE
Principal Fellow,
Center for Research and Development Strategy (CRDS), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
/ Professor of MOT, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (Concurrently)
(Bangladesh)
Jamilur Reza Choudhury
Vice Chancellor, BRAC University
(Korea)
Youngrak CHOI
Chairman, Korea Research Council of Public Science & Technology (KORP)
(China)
Jiyuan Liu
Director General, Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences
(India)
V Thiruppugazh, IAS
Joint Chief Executive Officer, Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority
(Thailand)
Pairash Thajchayapong
Professor, Permanent Secretary, Office of the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology
(India)
R K Pachauri
Chairman, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
(Japan)
Masayuki WATANABE
President, Institute for International Development, Disaster Prevention and Peace Incorporated
(Vietnam)
LE DINH TIEN
Vice Minister, Ministry of Science and Technology
(Thailand)
Monthip Sriratana Tabucanon
Inspector General, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
(USA)
Haresh C. Shah
Professor Emeritus, Stanford School of Engineering, Stanford University
(India)
RAJESH KUMAR KOCHHAR
Director, National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies (NISTADS)
(Vietnam)
Vo-Tong Xuan
Rector, Angiang University
(Myanmar)
U Than Myint
President, Myanmar Engineering Society
(Japan)
Motohide KONAKA
Director-General, National Institute of Science and Technology Policy
   
17:00-
17:30

Summarization of the Three Sessions: Hiroyuki ABE, Ryutaro OHTSUKA, Tsuneo KATAYAMA

Closing Remarks: Yukio SATO, Executive Director, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Japan

18:00- Reception