The Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

The Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting has been co-organized by Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) and Deutsche Forschungs-gemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) since 2010, attended by representatives of many funding agencies worldwide.

The aim of this meeting is to openly discuss common interests and concerns, thereby facilitating and enhancing networking and cooperation among the funding agencies.

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The 11th Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:14th of September, 2021
Venue:Online
Co-Chaired by:
Dr. Hamaguchi Michinari, President of JST
Prof. Dr. Katja Becker, President of DFG
PDFSummary (PDF: 724KB)

The 10th Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:7th of October, 2019
Venue:Kyoto International Conference Center
Co-Chaired by:
Dr. Hamaguchi Michinari, President of JST
Dr. Peter Strohschneider, President of DFG
PDFSummary (PDF: 392KB)

The 9th Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:8th of October, 2018
Venue:Kyoto International Conference Center
Co-Chaired by:
Dr. Hamaguchi Michinari, President of JST
Prof. Roland Fischer, Vice President of DFG
Dr. France A. Cordova Director of NSF
PDFSummary (PDF: 648KB)

The 8th Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:2nd of October, 2017
Venue:Kyoto International Conference Center
Co-Chaired by:
Dr. Hamaguchi Michinari, President of JST
Prof. Roland Fischer, Vice President of DFG
PDFSummary (PDF: 256KB)

The 7th Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:3rd of October, 2016
Venue:Kyoto International Conference Center
Co-Chaired by:
Dr. Hamaguchi Michinari, President of JST
Prof. Roland Fischer, Vice President of DFG
PDFSummary (PDF: 148KB)

The 6th Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:5th of October, 2015
Venue:Kyoto International Conference Center
Co-Chaired by:
Dr. Hamaguchi Michinari, President of JST
Professor Dr. -Ing. Frank Allgower, Vice President of DFG
PDFSummary (PDF: 74KB)

The 5th Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:6th of October, 2014
Venue:Kyoto International Conference Center
Co-Chaired by:
Dr. Nakamura Michiharu, President of JST
Professor Dr. -Ing. Frank Allgower, Vice President of DFG
PDFSummary (PDF: 84KB)

The 4th Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:7th of October, 2013
Venue:Kyoto International Conference Center
Co-Chaired by:
Dr. Nakamura Michiharu, President of JST
Professor Dr. Peter Strohschneider, President of DFG
PDFSummary (PDF: 99.7KB)

The 3rd Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:8th of October, 2012
Venue:Kyoto International Conference Center
Co-Chaired by:
Dr. Nakamura Michiharu, President of JST
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Kleiner, President of DFG
PDFSummary (PDF: 132KB)

The 2nd Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:3rd of October, 2011
Venue:Kyoto International Conference Center
Co-Chaired by:
Dr. Mamine Takayoshi, Executive Director of JST
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Kleiner, President of DFG
PDFSummary (PDF: 85.4KB)

The 1st Funding Agency Presidents' Meeting

Date:4th of October, 2010
Venue:Kyoto International Conference Center
Co-Chaired by:
Prof. Kitazawa Koichi, President of JST
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Kleiner, President of DFG
PDFSummary (PDF: 91.6KB)