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Y-E-S Forum 2018

Honda Y-E-S Forum 2018

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Date: July 7 (Sat), 2018
Hours: 9:30 - 17:30(TBD)
Venue: Fukutake Hall, The University of Tokyo
7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo [Click here for more information]
Organized by: Honda Foundation
Supported by: Japan Science and Technology Agency


9:30 Presentation on Eco-Transportation in Asian Countries
by the Y-E-S Awardees
(Vietnam, India, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar)
11:15 Guest speaker from Industrial Sector
Mr. Takashi Moriya, Senior Chief Engineer of Honda R&D Co., Ltd.
11:35 Research Poster Contest Presentation
13:15 Keynote Speeches
- Dr. Yoshihiro Suda, Professor, University of Tokyo
- Dr. Takayuki Morikawa, Professor, Nagoya University
15:30 Panel Discussion
- Dr. Atsushi Sunami
Vice President, Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
   (Executive Director, Honda Foundation)
16:35 Poster Contest(Awarding Ceremony)

*English is the official language of the Forum.
*Please note that the Y-E-S Forum program is subject to change without notice, depending on the circumstances of the organizers and guest speakers.

How to participate

We will invite you to participate in the discussion at Honda Y-E-S Forum. Please make registration on [Website] during application period.

Application period:
March 15th (Thu) to June 15th (Fri.), 2018

*Participants will be chosen by drawing, if applications exceed audience capacity. We will send results to all the applicants by e-mail later.

Research Poster Contest

A research poster contest will be held in time with the Honda Y-E-S Forum 2018 on the theme of Eco-Transportation. We are hoping that the contest will provide participating students opportunities for networking with others and to contribute to share and improve their research. We look forward to your participation.

Students who study at Japanese universities and graduate schools at the time of application and who belong to research laboratories in the field of Eco-Transportation and related technologies (including foreign students in Japan)
*If participating as a team, the maximum number is two per team.

▼Participation fee

Abstracts and research posters are in English only
*Shortlisted participants will be asked to give presentations in English.

▼Participation Guideline
Please read [here]. (English only)

▼How to apply
After reading the Participation Guideline, please enter the necessary information on the [Application Form]. Please attach the Abstract file (MS Word or PDF format) to the Form using the [Presentation Abstract Template].

*The presentation abstracts will undergo screening. Shortlisted participants will be requested to produce and submit their posters.

▼Application period
March 15th (Thu) to May 25th(Fri), 2018

What is Y-E-S Award

The Honda Foundation started the Honda Y-E-S (Young Engineer and Scientist's) Award program to foster future leaders of science and technology fields in 2006 as a part of the Honda Foundation's 30th anniversary project. It is implemented in Vietnam, India, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar, and many awardees come to study in Japan.

For further details, please visit [here].


Honda Y-E-S Forum Secretariat
c/o Convex Inc.
Tel: 03-5425-1604
Fax: 03-5425-1605
E-mail: yesforum2018@convex.co.jp


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