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Japan-Norway Science Week 2013
May 27, 2013 : Tokyo

Japan-Norway Science Week 2013

Japan and Norway are cooperating in several research areas of mutual importance and interest. This May marks the 10th anniversary for the Science and Technology Cooperation Agreement. Deputy Minister, Ms. Ragnhild Setsaas from the Ministry of Education and Research visits Japan on this occation, heading a delegation of representatives from Norwegian research and higher education sector. In addition – over 50 Norwegian university and research institute executives and scientists travel to Japan to participate in the seminars, workshops and meetings that are to take place during the week.

JSPS – Postdoc scholarship to Japan

JSPS – Postdoc scholarship to Japan

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and the Research Council of Norway (RCN) have a joint researcher exchange program between Japanese and Norwegian research institutions. The scholarship period is from 12-24 months. Application deadline to RCN: May 29, 2013. For more information, visit Forskningsradet.  

Kavli Lecture and Symposium 2013
May 27, 2013 : Tokyo

Kavli Lecture and Symposium 2013

The University of Tokyo, The Kavli Foundation, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters and The Norwegian Embassy are organizing a high profile event, to dive into the essence of “The smallest, The biggest and The most complex”, Nanoscience, Cosmos and Neuroscience.

New funds for High North cooperation

New funds for High North cooperation

The Norwegian High North Programme 2013–2018 supports cooperation between higher education institutions in Norway and institutions in Canada, Japan, Russia, the Republic of Korea and the United States. The goal is to expand, strengthen and disseminate knowledge about or relevant to the High North.

NAJAKS 2013
August 21, 2013 : Bergen, Norway

NAJAKS 2013

The 9th conference of the Nordic Association of Japanese and Korean Studies (NAJAKS) will be held in Bergen, Norway, on August 21-23, 2013.

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