Lectures and seminars MEB staff seminar: About Japan and Japanese research

07-06-2021 12:00 pm - 11:59 pm Add to iCal

Speakers are Professor Kitagawa from Oxford and the Ambassador of Japan to Sweden, Hiroki Shigeyuki

12.00-12.20: Professor Kitagawa at Oxford is a writer and historian of mathematics. She has written several books on Japan, and worked with the Mission of Japan at the United Nations in the US. Professor Kitagawa will talk about Japanese research. Read more about her here: https://www.tomokokitagawa.com/world.html

12.20-12.40: The  Ambassador of Japan to Sweden, Hiroki Shigeyuki ,  will speak about Japanese culture and the preparations for the olympic games. Ambassador Hiroki is well-known for using twitter to promote Japan. His twitter account has 20 000 followers: @japanisverige

12.40-13.00: Jonas Ludvigsson will have a dialogue on Japan with Professor Kitagawa and Ambassador Hiroki.

There will be time for questions during the seminar but you may send questions in advance to Jonas Ludvigsson.

There is no need to register for the seminar, just turn up on zoom: https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/61488987134