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Alumni & Friends Hanami Event 2018

On 24th of March 2018, the Science and Technology Office in Tokyo organized a Hanami event for Alumni of Swiss Universities. We were happy to reunite with Alumni who are now back in Japan. After a stroll along the canal … Continue reading

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Second bilateral call for Joint Research Projects (JRPs) with Japan

In the frame of the Strategic Japanese-Swiss Science and Technology Programme (SJSSTP) and in collaboration with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), the SNSF launches the second bilateral call for Joint Research Projects (JRPs) with Japan. 8-10 … Continue reading

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Research for Design: Nishi Market and Food of Kyoto. Now at KYOTO Design Lab’s Tokyo Gallery!

Kyoto Institute of Technology’s Design Lab has a new exhibit on based on research in coordination with  Prof. Manuel Herz from the University of Basel and Architekt  Shadi Rahbaran. It casts a new look on the interaction between Kyoto’s food … Continue reading

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Visit of iCONM and RIKEN

The delegation members to the 4th Joint Committee Meeting on S&T Cooperation, including representatives and researchers from Swiss universities, Swiss Research Institutes and the State Secretariat of Education, Research and Innovation (SERI), had the opportunity to visit several research institutes … Continue reading

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4th Joint Committee Meeting on S&T Cooperation

The fourth Joint Committee Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation between Japan and Switzerland was held at the Mita Conference Hall in Tokyo on February 28th 2018. The event was opened by Ambassador Nakane, Ambassador for Science and Technology Cooperation … Continue reading

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New call: Enter Nanolive’s “Scientists of Tomorrow” competition!

  Nanolive is a Lausanne, Switzerland, based company that has developped a novel microscope to look at living cells in 3D. It is a new kind of self-adjusting, holographic and tomographic microsope. Nanolive is inviting Undergraduate students from all over … Continue reading

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New call: Certificate of advanced studies in Public Governance and Administration at ETH Zürich

The ETH Zürich is announcing a new course in Public Governance and Administration. This unique and intense certificate program is designed specifically for aspiring public sector leaders and enhances knowledge, skills and confidence across three critical dimensions: the ability to dissect … Continue reading

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Launch of the 3rd Swiss’ Experiences Series !

The Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan SCCIJ and the Science & Technology Office Tokyo, Embassy of Switzerland in Japan, are very pleased to announce the revival of the Swiss’ Experiences Series. The second round of the presentation … Continue reading

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School of Health Sciences Vaud HESAV signed a partnership agreement with Teikyo University!

The School of Health Sciences Vaud (Haute Ecole de Santé HESAV), of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland (HES-SO), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the development of exchanges and cooperation in Radiography with Teikyo … Continue reading

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New partner agreement between Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) and Rikkyo University

Zurich University of Applied Sciences has signed a new partner inter-faculty agreement with Rikkyo University! Bachelor students in International Management at ZHAW will now have the opportunity to do an exchange semester at Rikkyo University’s College of Business, starting from … Continue reading

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