Events

Students met Innovation Norway’s CEO at the Norwegian Embassy in Tokyo

Students met Innovation Norway’s CEO at the Norwegian Embassy in Tokyo

Innovation Norway in Tokyo was lucky enough to receive Anita Krohn Traaseth, CEO of Innovation Norway, as a visitor last week. During her visit, we invited 12 students to meet Traaseth to talk about importance of international knowledge and internships. A diverse group of Norwegian and Japanese students attended, everything from exchange or fulltime bachelor, master and PhD(…)

International conference at UiO: “Every Picture Tells A Story – The Visualization of Japanese History”

How has the images and interpretations of the most outstanding periods and personages in Japanese history changed during the modern periods? At the 10th and 11th of March, the University of Oslo hosts the international conference “Every Picture Tells A Story – The Visualization of Japanese History” where this is the central question. Titles of(…)

BeyondLab Japan kickoff event

BeyondLab Japan kickoff event

BeyondLab is a non-profit organization aiming at making accessible science knowledge and science know-how to solve big issues of our society by empowering people. They are launching their activities in Japan with the support of EURAXESS in order to link the European and Japanese innovation ecosystems! There will be a kickoff event on 25 March 2016(…)

The Japan Prize Foundation: 2016 Research Grant
November 30, 2015

The Japan Prize Foundation: 2016 Research Grant

Eligible areas of research:  Areas concerning “substances, materials, production” Areas concerning “biological production and biological environment” Areas concerning “clean and sustainable energy” Target: (1) Individuals who will be of the age of 35 or younger, on April 1, 2016 (however, those 36 or younger may also apply, if there has been a hiatus in their(…)

European Research(ers’) Day in Japan
December 11, 2015 : 4-6-28 Minami-Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo

European Research(ers’) Day in Japan

The European Research(ers’) Day (ERD) is the very first edition of an event organised by EURAXESS Links Japan with the support of the Delegation of the European Union to Japan, which aims to bring together the European research (and thus researchers) community active in Japan.   Join a one-day workshop featuring presentations and posters by European researchers, discussion(…)

Workshop on Internship – getting students ready for international business
December 8, 2015 : Royal Norwegian Embassy, Tokyo

Workshop on Internship – getting students ready for international business

Would you like to explore how an internship can prepare yourself for an exciting working career? NorAlumni Japan is gathering students and companies to share experience from internship and to discuss how internship can be further developed. International students with a “Global mindset” are increasingly attractive to companies improving competitiveness in demanding international markets. Would(…)

JSPS – Funding for visiting researchers to Japan
November 25, 2015

JSPS – Funding for visiting researchers to Japan

The Research Council of Norway recommends each year three Norwegian senior researchers affiliated to Norwegian research institution to “funding for visiting researchers” in Japan. The scholarships are open to applicants in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and technology. Deadline: 25.11.2015 13:00 CET For more information, visit the Research Council of Norway homepage. (In Norwegian)   The visiting(…)

JSPS – Funding for postdoctoral fellowships to Japan
November 25, 2015

JSPS – Funding for postdoctoral fellowships to Japan

Applications are in general accepted by: Norwegian postdoctorals in connection with Norwegian research institutions, that has previously tied connections and agreed with an academic program with researchers in Japan. Researchers that are employed by  a number of Japanese institutions and laboratories can invite researchers from Norway to Japan to participate in joint projects. Deadline: November(…)

The Research Council of Norway – Final calls for proposals
November 25, 2015

The Research Council of Norway – Final calls for proposals

The Research Council of Norway is accepting applications for various projects: Deadline:  November 25th, 2015 Centres for Environment-friendly Energy Research (FME) with start-up in 2016 This programme/activity normally accepts grant applications from: Universities, university colleges or independent research institutes may act as host institutions for Centres for Environment-friendly Energy Research (FME). For more information, visit the(…)

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