Monthly Archives: October 2017

Learn more about the European Research Council’s (ERC) funding opportunities!

Dr. Nicolas Voilley from the European Research Council (ERC) visited the Science & Technology Office Tokyo to present the different funding schemes of ERC and encouraged Swiss and Japanese researchers to take part in the program. One of the novelties … Continue reading

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Conference on Swiss Arbitration organized by the University of Zurich at Embassy

The University of Zurich, the Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan (SCCIJ), the Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution, the Swiss Arbitration Association and the Embassy of Switzerland in Japan came together to organize an international conference on Swiss commercial … Continue reading

Posted in Japan News |

Visitors wish Cybathlon to come to Japan at LIVES TOKYO 2017!

On September 10th, Cybathlon was presented at LIVES TOKYO 2017, an event to promote efforts to expand working opportunities for the disabled. LIVES TOKYO was a large-scale event co-organized by Hands On Tokyo at Midtown Tokyo in Roppongi. It aimed to reflect … Continue reading

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UNIL Jacques Dubochet wins 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry !

Congratulations to Prof. Jacques Dubochet from the University of Lausanne (UNIL) for winning this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry ! Jointly with Joachim Frank from Columbia University and Richard Henderson from Cambridge, Prof. Dubochet was awarded the prize for developing … Continue reading

Posted in Swiss News |

Swiss Timber Solutions from ETH Zurich may cater to the Japanese market

Swiss Timber Solutions is an engineering spin-off from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich (ETH Zurich), specializing in timber engineering. All the members are or used to be researchers at ETH. One of their projects involves the design and … Continue reading

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