Seminar on the Japanese Science and Technology Policy toward Innovation in Japan House Sao Paulo


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Date :
Mar. 28, 2018
Venue :
Sao Paulo
Expiration Date :
Mar. 28, 2018
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Project Category Workshops / Seminars
Project Purpose & Description The government of Japan established Japan House Sao Paulo in April 2017 as a hub of Japan's public diplomacy in the region. Japan House seeks to foster awareness and appreciation for Japan around the world by showcasing the very best of Japanese innovation, technology, and more.
The seminar was realized as a part of "SIP Caravan", which offers the information on Japan's efforts to promote tecnology and innovtion, including Strategic Innovation Promotion Program (SIP).
Activity Description & Outcome Mr. Takemura, Associate Director-General of JST, presented one of the major subjects covered by SIP, “Structural
Materials for Innovation”, which promotes research and development in four research domains, mainly for the
components of aircraft engines and airframes.
From Brazilian side, Profesors of the Federal University of Sao Carlos presented their reserch fields.
They also exchanged information on science and technology policy of both Japan and Brazil.
Participants Member Countries Brazil
Organizations MOFA Japan
Project Contact Point Name Tsubasa Norioka
Position Assistant Director
Department Mexico, Central America and Caribbean Division
Telephone +81-3-5501-8288
Fax +81-3-5501-8287