Science in Japan Forum 1999

“Science in Japan” Forum
Sponsored by The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and
organized by its Washington Liaison Office
Cosponsored by National Institute of Health, National Science Foundation,
U.S. Department of Energy, and American Association for the Advancement of Science
Washington DC on June 17, 1999
BIOGRAPHICAL NOTES AND ABSTRACT
 


9:00am-09:30am Registration at the Warne Lounge, the Cosmos Club
9:30am-10:20am Prospects of High Intensity Hadron Beam Facility in Japan
Dr. Shoji NAGAMIYA, Professor, Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies (IPNS), High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK)
10:20am-11:10am Neutrino Beams Now Go to Kamioka from KEK – The First Long Baseline Neutrino Oscillation Experiment Commenced –
Dr. Kenzo NAKAMURA, Professor, Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies (IPNS), High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK)
11:10am-12:00am The RHIC – Project at BNL and the Japanese Participation in its Research Program
Dr. Satoshi OZAKI, Project Leader, RHIC, Brookhaven National Laboratory
12:00am-1:20pm Luncheon
1:20pm-2:10pm Future Directives in Life Science Research in Japan
Dr. Kiyoshi KUROKAWA, Dean of Tokai University School of Medicine
2:10pm-3:00pm A Tale of Protein Kinase C: Membrane Lipid Mediators for Cell Signaling and Regulation
Dr. Yasutomi NISHIZUKA, President of Kobe University
3:00pm-3:30pm Coffee break
3:30pm-4:20pm Molecular Dynamics Involved in Brain Development and Differentiation
Dr. Katsuhiko MIKOSHIBA, Professor, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo,

4:20pm-5:10pm

Searching for Visual System Mutations in Zebrafish
Dr. John E. DOWLING, Professor, The Biological Laboratories, Harvard University
5:30pm-6:00pm Cocktail
6:00pm-8:00pm Dinner at The Westin Fairfax – the former Ritz-Carlton Hotel
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