News from Japan
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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
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
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
Prof. Shuro Nakajima from Wakayama University recently published a book on the development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and robotics: ROBOT – are they our enemies, or our friends? In this publication, Prof. Nakajima describes the emergence of AI and robots, … Continue reading
As labor-shortages hits Japan, many stores and companies turn to new technologies to keep their business running. According to the Bank of Japan, the number of companies suffering of personnel shortages reached highest level since 25 years, forcing many to … Continue reading